Rymill Park / Murlawirrapurka (Park 14)

Rymill Park / Murlawirrapurka (Park 14)

Murlawirrapurka is the name of a Kaurna Elder the colonists referred to as King John, and Sir Arthur Campbell Rymill was Lord Mayor of Adelaide from 1950-1953.

This park has a playground, BBQ facilities and a rose garden. It is home to many major events throughout the year, including the Adelaide Fringe, Adelaide 500 and Tour Down Under.

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

 

Fun Fact

There are almost half a million visits to this urban oasis each year.

Did You Know?

Before the Park could be “beautified” in 1960, rubbish tips had to be removed from the Park.

Picture Adelaide 2040

"Rymill Park just always reminds me of SUMMER, FUN and FAMILY."