News: Parks

New skate park opens in Geelong

The Northern Skate Park in Corio, a northern suburb of Geelong, has opened to the public offering about 520 metres2 of skating space. Situated in Stead Park, on the corner of St Georges…

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Jan 24, 2020 Parks / Play / Recreation /

 
 

Penrith Council seeks community input for Regatta Park playground design

Penrith City Council is encouraging the local community to share their ideas on the design of the playground as part of the $24 million enhancement of Regatta Park. The preliminary design…

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Jan 24, 2020 Design / Parks / Play / Recreation /

 
 

Recreation Aotearoa to stage the southern hemisphere’s biggest parks conference in Rotorua

Recreation Aotearoa has announced details of its 2020 Green Pavlova conference, which, incorporating the World Urban Parks Asia-Pacific Congress, it says will be “the biggest parks…

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Jan 23, 2020 Events / Parks / Play / Recreation / Sport /

 
 

$33 million infrastructure program commences on Rottnest Island’s West End

Rottnest's spectacular West End is set to receive a tourism infrastructure boost in the first of a suite of Federal and State Government projects to ensure a quality visitor experience…

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Jan 21, 2020 Environment / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /

 
 

South Island mountain bike adventure park set to open

A new mountain biking adventure park is set to open this Thursday (23rd January) beneath the mountains and beside the lake at Glendhu Bay, Wanaka on New Zealand’s South Island. Bike…

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Jan 21, 2020 Environment / Parks / Recreation /

 
 

NSW National Parks announces the re-opening of some Northern Tablelands Parks

The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) has announced the reopening of Mount Yarrowyck Nature Reserve, Mother of Ducks Nature Reserve and parts of Oxley Wild Rivers National Park.…

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Jan 16, 2020 Environment / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /

 
 

Wyss Campaign for Nature backs The Nature Conservancy in protecting South Australian fossil site

Global non-profit, The Nature Conservancy, has sourced funds from a $1 billion nature fund from the Wyss Campaign for Nature to buy a vast tract of outback South Australia containing…

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Jan 16, 2020 Environment / Finance / Parks /

 
 

Western Australians encouraged to support Perth’s Kings Park and Botanic Garden

Western Australians are being encouraged to support Perth's Kings Park and Botanic Garden by completing a community survey which is open until 31st January. The survey seeks the views…

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Jan 15, 2020 Parks /

 
 

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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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