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Sydney International Regatta Centre

A spectacular event venue for either 10 or 30,000 people, the Sydney International Regatta Centre offers superior event facilities and is one of the region’s premier outdoor sport and entertainment venues for both on and off the water.


After recent the recent flooding event, the Sydney International Regatta Centre has re-opened to public recreation on non-event days.

The full loop around the lake will remain unavailable as repair work is ongoing. There will be turnaround points for those walking & cycling, you will not be able to complete a full lap around the lake. On driver education days, additional path closures apply.

Before you visit, please check our Opening Hours page for daily opening information on when the venue is available for public recreation around events. For on-water training, pre-booking is required, please contact

Opening Hours

The Sydney International Regatta Centre is an event venue that opens to public recreation on non-event days. Gate times and walking path availability are subject to events and may change at short notice.

Click to view this week's opening hours / venue restrictions 

Office hours:
 07:00 to 16:00 (Monday to Friday)
Contact the office on 02 4730 0000 

No on water activity is permitted without advance booking.
E-mail for bookings.
Note: Training bookings require a minimum of 72 hours notice and are subject to availability.

Recreation facilities

Enjoy cycling, walking or running around the picturesque lakes. On water activities require advance booking and are subject to other activities and events.

Start planning your function

Plenty of unique spaces to create memorable weddings, birthdays and private functions both indoors and outdoors.


Make your special occasion one to remember around the Regatta Centre grounds or inside Lakeside Restaurant.

Start planning your event

Planning a sporting, festival, community and corporate event? The venue has scope to deliver your next event.

James Morrison concert

Sunday 30th October will see James Morrison perform live at the Sydney International Regatta Centre. Tickets are on sale now.
James Morrison

Jetpack Adventures

Jetpack Adventures operate on site and will have you flying in no time! Currently closed due to water quality. Bookings available at other locations.

Ironman 70.3 Western Sydney

Ironman 70.3 Western Sydney returns to the Regatta Centre on September 25. Registrations are open now!

Nepean Triathlon

Australia's oldest Triathlon, the Nepean Triathlon takes place October 22 & 23. Registrations will open soon.


Penrith District Nitro Racing run most Tuesday nights in the P3 carpark. If you are looking to get into remote controlled car racing, check out their upcoming events.
Penrith District Nitro Racing


Darug country
Entry is via Gate A
Old Castlereagh Rd, Castlereagh, NSW 2749
(map) (Centre map (PDF, 217.03 KB))

COVID Safe Centres Information
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COVID-19 Testing

Please note that the COVID-19 testing clinic located on site is not operated by the Regatta Centre.

Opening days and times are subject to late changes.

For enquiries, updates, and more information, please visit Laverty Pathology via

Current water temperature

The water temperature at 1.2m depth at 08:00 on 07/08/22 is 13.2°C

Lakeside Restaurant

Lakeside Restaurant is located on site behind the main grandstand on the Island and opens for dining on Thursday, Friday & Saturday nights and weekend brunch (pending events). A kiosk also operates on weekends and during events. Call (02) 4729 3222 for booking enquiries or find them on facebook for current opening hours and promotions.
Lakeside restaurant

Dogs must be kept on leash

Dogs are welcome to join you on your walk around the lakes, but please ensure they remain on leash at all times and are cleaned up after. Dogs are not permitted to enter the water at any time.

No unauthorised drone use

Drones are not permitted to be flown at the venue without permission from Venue Management.

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