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Sports and recreation

Last updated on: 09-Apr-2021

4. Outdoor facilities

Bowls Clubs

We have three bowling greens in our parks at Windmill Gardens, Wombwell Park and Woodlands Park. They're available for pay and play use.

For more information on how to book the green or join a team please contact the following

Windmill Gardens. Home of Belle Vue and Windmill Bowls Club 01474 352242

Wombwell Park. Home of Northfleet Bowling Club 01474 537765

Woodlands Park. Home of Woodlands Park Bowling Club 01474 567201

Skate Facilities

There are various skate facilities within Gravesham:

Istead Rise Recreation Ground, Worcester Close, Istead Rise - Steel constructed half pipe

Ordnance Road Skate Park, Riverside Leisure Area, Ordnance Road, Gravesend - Concrete constructed 600 square meter skate bowl

Springhead Recreation Ground, Springhead Road, Northfleet - Steel constructed skate park including mini quarter pipes, driveway and grind rails

Culverstone Recreation Ground, Mountfield Close, Culverstone - Steel constructed half pipe with central spine

All facilities are unsupervised and users of this facility do so at their own risk.

We don't take any responsibility for injury, loss or damage resulting from the use of these facilities

Please follow these simple rules and keep safe.

  • You  must ride/skate within your own capabilities (for example, children under 12 will usually need help from an adult)
  • Wear adequate safety equipment and clothing (such as helmets, wrist, elbow and knee protection)

Tennis Courts

There are three hard court tennis courts available to hire at Windmill Gardens.


  • £5 Singles / £6 Doubles
  • £3 U18/60+ Singles / £4.50 Doubles
  • £3 Concessionary Singles/ £3.50 Doubles

To book call 01474 352242

There are also courts available to use for free at Woodlands Park and Wombwell Park.


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