News: Parks

South Australian reservoir opens for kayaking and cycling

South Australia’s South Para Reservoir has officially opened for kayaking, cycling and fishing, a move aimed at boosting tourism and benefitting local businesses. Hundreds of…

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Dec 9, 2019 Environment / Parks / Recreation /


Northern Territory invests in sport lighting

A collaboration between the Roper Gulf Regional Council and Northern Territory Government Department of Tourism, Sport and Culture has benefitted the communities of Barunga and Ngukurr with…

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Dec 9, 2019 Parks / Recreation / Safety / Sport /


Six Victorian tourism operators enter RACV Hall of Fame

Six of Victoria’s leading tourism and events operators have been inducted into the RACV Victorian Tourism Awards esteemed Hall of Fame. Riverboats Music Festival 2019, Parks…

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Dec 7, 2019 Attractions / Environment / Marketing / Parks / Tourism /


Penrith Council unveils 15-year sport and recreation strategy

A new sporting facility, outdoor gym, playground projects and significant improvements to current facilities are included in Penrith City Council’s recently released 15-year draft…

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Dec 4, 2019 Parks / Play / Recreation / Sport /


Burnside Council flags permits and fees for park use

Following an incident of a South Australian woman being fined for failing to have a permit for a magician at Hanson Reserve, Burnside Council is flagging its policy on permits and fees for…

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Dec 3, 2019 Parks / Play / Recreation /


Melbourne’s largest mixed-use urban park opens

Prahran Square, Melbourne’s largest urban parkland project, opened to the public on Sunday 1st December. Providing 10,000 metre² of public space, more than Federation Square,…

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Dec 3, 2019 Parks / Play / Recreation /


Green light for latest stage of Cairns Northern Beaches Leisure Trail

Construction of a 3 metre-wide pedestrian and cycle path through Holloways Beach and Machans Beach will begin in 2020 following approval of the final alignment by Cairns Regional Council…

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Dec 2, 2019 Parks / Recreation /


Recreation Aotearoa 2019 Awards recognise leading industry providers and advocates

Aotearoa’s top recreational providers and advocates have been recognised at an awards dinner, held during the 2019 Recreation Conference in Hamilton. Recreation Aotearoa notes that…

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Nov 29, 2019 Aquatics / Parks / Recreation /


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Playrope Aqua-Fun, are the Australian & New Zealand exclusive distributors for Vortex Aquatic Structures International, the world leader in aquatic playgrounds and urban water landscapes.…

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Rhinoplay offers playground equipment in Australia that is safe, durable, and most importantly fun! We specialise in creating unique indoor playgrounds for play centres and outdoor playgrounds for…

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