News: Recreation

Christchurch aims to be world capital of urban play

A three-year programme being led by Gap Filler and in partnership with Christchurch City Council and ChristchurchNZ is under way to establish Christchurch as a world capital of urban…

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Aug 12, 2022 Arts / Culture / Events / Play / Recreation /


Outdoor fitness equipment helps Coburg seniors stay active

Moreland City Council has opened its first exercise park for seniors, featuring workout stations designed by TGO Gyms to strengthen the fitness and balance of older people. Contributing…

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Aug 12, 2022 Fitness / Recreation / Wellness /


New pump track in Babinda caters for both beginners and more experienced riders

A new pump track has opened in Bill Wakeham Park Babinda, 59 kms south of Cairns, and features  300 metres of bends, jumps and bumps catering for both beginners and more experienced…

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Aug 12, 2022 Parks / Recreation / Sport /


New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern officially opens Hawke’s Bay Regional Aquatic Centre

With its long-course 50 metre pool described as “a game changer for competitive swimming”, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has officially opened the new $32 million…

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Aug 11, 2022 Aquatics / Government / Recreation /


City of Whittlesea engages consultants to prepare business case for new $180 million aquatic and sports centre

Looking to develop a new sports and aquatic centre in the northern Melbourne suburb of Mernda, the City of Whittlesea has engaged Deloitte Australia as the lead consultant to prepare the…

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Aug 10, 2022 Aquatics / Consultants / Recreation / Sport /


Concept Design completed for Port Macquarie outdoor ampitheatre

Port Macquarie Hastings Council has released the concept design for the Town Beach Outdoor Amphitheatre – located between Town Beach and the adjacent Holiday Park and expanding on…

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Aug 10, 2022 Design / Events / Play / Recreation / Venues /


Richardson Park $7.1 million revitalisation now underway in Darwin

The $7.1 million revitalisation of Darwin’s Richardson Park is well underway with foundation works finished and civil components now 40% complete. Richardson Park, also known as…

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Aug 10, 2022 Recreation / Sport / Venues /


Northern Beaches Council opens applications for sports grants

Sydney’s Northern Beaches Council has released the 2022 Sport and Recreation Infrastructure Grants – offering between $10,000 and $50,000 for improvements to sports and…

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Aug 10, 2022 Finance / Recreation / Sport / Venues /


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AUSTRALIAN MADE. FIT FOR PURPOSE. Based on the Gold Coast, AlphaFit is a leading manufacturer and supplier of Australian gym equipment specifically for the commercial, strength and conditioning,…

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Smart Connection Consultancy

Smart Connection Consultancy is a boutique sport and recreation consultancy who has become one of Australia’s leading advocates for the use of synthetic sports surfaces as a vehicle to grow…

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Consultants / Recreation / Sport / Surfaces



BODY BIKE® International is a leading manufacturer of indoor bikes with a 20-year track record of creating the best indoor bikes. Stay connected with Body Bike Australia…

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Jonas Leisure

Jonas Software operates over 110 independently managed software brands around the world, providing them with the strategic guidance and financial security required to be leaders in their respective…

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