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Kowloon Park  
Austin Road, Tsim Sha Tsui


Characteristics:
Kowloon Park is situated in the city centre of Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, occupying an area of 13.47 hectares. With elegant design and a variety of recreational facilities, it is one of the most popular parks attracting people from all walks of life.

The Swimming Pool Complex is located in the east wing of the main building. It consists of 4 heated indoor pools and 4 outdoor swimming pools. The indoor pools include an Olympic-sized main pool (50 m), a training pool (25 m), a diving pool (20 m) and a free form leisure pool. The main pool has an adjustable pool depth. There is an air-conditioned spectator stand with a capacity of 1,800 seats. The 3 outdoor leisure pools are linked by a series of waterfalls and the paddling pool is designed for babies and toddlers.

The innovative equipment in the children's playground is specially for children from pre-school to 12 years old. There is also a Discovery Playground on the knoll which is restored and transformed from an old gun emplacement. The 3,300 sq m piazza is suitable for all kinds of programmes like carnival, concert, outdoor exhibition and other entertainment events.

The Sculpture Walks exhibit the sculptures by both local and overseas artists for permanent or temporary display. Nearby is the Sculpture Garden with a permanent sculpture "Concept of Newton" by Eduardo Paolozzi. Other gardens include Roof Gardens, Chinese Garden and Colour Garden. Other attractions include Maze, Viewing Cone, Banyan court, Loggia and Conservation Corner.

Facilities:
Swimming pools, Discovery Playground, Sculpture Walks, multi-purpose main arena (can be converted into basketball courts, badminton courts, volley ball courts, hand ball court, or netball courts), squash courts, fitness room, dance room and multi-purpose games room, gardens, Aviary, Bird Lake, etc

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