News: Parks

New playspace at Stamford Park designed to co-exist with wetlands

An adventure play precinct built as part of the redevelopment of Stamford Park Parklands – an expansion of the Melbourne Water wetlands – has been sensitively designed to…

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Sep 23, 2021 Design / Environment / Parks / Play / Recreation /


Visitor centre to be constructed at Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens

Construction of a new Biodiversity Visitor Centre is being planned for the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens, adding to the city’s tourism assets and expanding the appeal of the…

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Sep 23, 2021 Education / Parks / Recreation / Venues /


KOMPAN Australia names new Managing Director

Industry-leading playground and outdoor fitness equipment manufacture KOMPAN has announced the appointment of Justin Edwards as its new Managing Director for Australia. Regarded as one of…

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Sep 22, 2021 Parks / Play / Recreation /


Sydney’s Northern Beaches plan for crowd management as COVID restrictions ease

With COVID restrictions anticipated to be easing in the coming months, Northern Beaches Council has released a plan to manage crowds and maximise public safety in public open places. The…

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Sep 22, 2021 Parks / Play / Recreation / Safety /


Cathedral Square site in Christchurch temporarily transformed into urban park

A prominent vacant site in Christchurch’s Cathedral Square has been temporarily transformed into an urban park by its owner, Surja Yang, of Emerald Development Limited, to make the…

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Sep 22, 2021 Parks / Recreation /


Sydney Football Stadium redevelopment to see car parking moved from Moore Park’s grass

The development of a new ‘village precinct’ and carpark adjacent to the rebuilt Sydney Football Stadium will see car parking will be moved away from grass areas at Moore Park.…

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Sep 20, 2021 Parks / Sport / Venues /


Invercargill City Council partners with iwi to protect forest and support jobs

A groundbreaking new partnership between Iwi and the Invercargill City Council is set to support job growth, training and address climate change. The Council and the Te Tapu o TÄne…

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Sep 20, 2021 Culture / Environment / Parks / Recreation /


Maritime heritage and skate culture converge at Sunshine Coast’s beachside park at Dicky Beach

A $1.6 million upgrade of the Dicky Beach precinct by the Sunshine Coast Council is proving popular with its combination of public amenities, a new skate park and recognition of an…

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Sep 20, 2021 Culture / Parks / Recreation /


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