- Accessible paths
- No restrooms
- No dogs 5 metres from playground
Lyell Iffla reserve is located in between Dorcas, Lyell and Iffla streets in South Melbourne.
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Bus route 253 directly passes the reserve on Dorcas Street or bus routes 250 and 251 travel along City Road.
The free Port Phillip Community Bus also passes the reserve. Check the Free Community Bus web page for more information.
Tram Route 96 (East Brunswick to St Kilda Beach) or tram number 1 (East Coburg to South Melbourne Beach) are within walking distance from Lyell / Iffla Reserve.
There is a road bike lane along Dorcas Street.
Restricted parking is available in some streets near the reserve, check local signage or call ASSIST 03 9209 6777 for more information.
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- Large climbing structure with curved slide
- Basket swing for all abilities
- Raised deck
- Nature trails
- Log balances
- Zig-zag climber
- Rock area
- Monkey bar
- Wooded play sculptures - kangaroo, lizard, mushroom house, caterpillar
There are a number of seating options including lounge chairs, a throne seat, seat with back rest and two picnic tables.
Dogs must be on leash and not within 5m perimeter of the playground, penalties apply.
The community gardens feature raised wicking beds.
The general rules for the garden is: take what you need and leave the rest to grow.