From the 7th January 2013, smoking is banned in spectator areas at public sports grounds and other recreational areas in NSW. Howerver smoking is only banned when an organised sporting event is being held.   The fine is $550.

Major sporting facilities are included under the definition of a public sports ground and will be requires to comply with the new law.  Other outdoor sporting facilities, such as local council playing fields, are also covered by the new law.

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Factsheet No smoking at Sporting Grounds