Symons and Symons Reserve is a large plot of land with good facilities, it is a great spot for gatherings of family and friends. If you're wanting some fun things to do, or just a spot to relax, the reserve can be both.
You'll be able to have a picnic or a barbecue at the reserve. There is ample lawn for setting up a blanket and taking out the picnic basket, and there is also a barbecue and picnic tables for you to enjoy your food on. if you're thinking of bringing a large group to the reserve then you're still best bringing along some of your own chairs.
There is a basketball hoop on the reserve which means you can practice shooting hoops. While it is not a full court there is still a good amount of space, which means you would be able to still have a friendly game of basketball. There is also more paved space which would be great for a game of foursquare. The large grassy space is also a good spot for playing ball games or just having a kick of the footy. This is a great space for getting the kids interested in a range of sports in a friendly environment.
As well as having some good facilities this is also a nice place to picnic or just to relax. The grounds are well maintained and neat, and there are flowers and plants that make this a desirable place to go. There are a few benches in the park if you just want to take a seat and enjoy your surroundings.
While you wont find any play equipment at Symons and Symons Reserve it is still a well facilitated place where you can have some fun. Just make sure you're prepared and bring along any extras like balls or chairs that you may need.