King Rodney Park / Ityamai-itpina (Park 15)

King Rodney Park / Ityamai-itpina (Park 15)

Ityamai-itpina was one of three main Kaurna Elders the colonists negotiated with, and was referred to as King Rodney.

The park is home to several activities and facilities, including several sporting ovals used by nearby schools, tennis courts, a creek and olive trees.

Take a closer look at the Adelaide Park Lands on this map.

 

Fun Fact

There are almost 150,000 visits by kids using the playspace and ovals in this park each year.

Did You Know?

Fearing the loss of birds in the Park Lands in the 1960s, fake concrete birds were installed.

Picture Adelaide 2040

"It is an idyllic spot within sight of Botanic Creek, a grove of olive trees, some very large eucalypts, and the Glover playground, with seats to allow you to stop and admire the view."

Important Notice

November, 2015: Temporary Closure of Ityamai-itpina (Park 15) play space.