Colliers Wood Recreation Ground is one of Merton's community green spaces that combines a mix of activities in an attractive facility for local people.  Situated in Colliers Wood, off Merton High Street, the 2.93-hectare recreation ground has ornamental gardens, a paddling pool, children's playground, one football pitch and two tennis courts.

Green Flag

Colliers Wood Recreation Ground won its first Green Flag Award in 2009, and won its latest award in 2014. The Green Flag Award is a nationally recognised standard for parks and green spaces in England and Wales.


Opening hours

The locking process normally begins around sunset and takes some hours to complete. You should leave the park at dusk to avoid being locked inside the park.

Monday - Friday8amDusk
Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays9amDusk


Colliers Wood Recreation Ground is located in a dense residential area off South Gardens near the town centre of Colliers Wood to the east of Colliers Wood High Street.  The main entrance to the recreation ground is to the west of the site on Clarendon Road.  There are also entrances at South Gardens and Cavendish Road. There is unmarked parking for six vehicles inside main South Gardens entrance.


Management plan

Colliers Wood Recreation Ground Management Plan 2014


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Contact us

Leisure and Culture Services
Merton Civic Centre
London Road
Telephone: 020 3876 8806