Southgate Park

Southgate Park provides a wide range of sporting and recreational activities for all ages. With the Hawth Woods, the park covers over 21 hectares including 12 hectares of semi-natural woodland.

Park features

  • Skate park 
  • Playing fields 
  • Children’s play area
  • Woodland  
  • Lawn bowls rink
  • Social club
  • Toilet
  • Parking 

Skate park

Crawley Freestyle Skate Park is all concrete and has many features including a mixture of transitions and street obstacles.

Sports clubs

Several clubs use the park as their home ground and the Emerald Club as their club house:  

  • St Francis Rugby Club
  • Southgate Park Bowls Club
  • Crawley Cricket Club

Getting there

Southgate Park is in the neighbourhood of Furnace Green. 


From Crawley station go east on Station Way, then turn right and walk on Southgate Avenue from five minutes. The walk takes approximately 10 minutes.


Metrobus operates services to the park via route 1, 2, 10 fastway and 20 fastway.