Denise Norton Park / Pardipardinyilla (Park 2)

Denise Norton Park / Pardipardinyilla (Park 2)

Pardipardinyilla is the Kaurna word for swimming place, and Denise Norton was the first South Australian to represent Australia at the Olympic or Commonwealth Games – in the sport of swimming.

Home to the Adelaide Aquatic Centre, Pardipardinyilla is also home to the popular Bush Magic Playground, an off-leash dog area, as well as public cricket and tennis facilities.

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Fun Fact

10,000 kids learn to swim at the Adelaide Aquatic Centre each year.

Did You Know?

The North Adelaide swimming centre opened in 1969 as an open-air facility.

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"I like walking and riding my bike, and the Park Lands Trail is a great place to do both."