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Perth’s new Wellington Square intergenerational playground opens
Perth’s new Wellington Square intergenerational playground, Koolunga Koolangka Waabiny, has officially opened featuring nature play, a skate park, parkour activities, a flying fox, embankment slides, a pump track, waterplay, climbing towers, as well as basketball courts.
The project, part of the Wellington Square in the Perth CBD redevelopment project, is an inclusive, culturally appropriate and accessible environment for people of all ages.
The State Government supported the project through $4.37 million in Lotterywest funding.
The theme for the community playground is ‘Landscape of Play’ and the design is influenced by Aboriginal themes and Western Australian landforms.
Perth MLA John Carey notes “this is exactly what our city needs. If we want to attract more people to live in the city, then we need to make it more people and family friendly, with more recreational amenities like this.”
2nd August 2019 - Perth’s Wellington Square Masterplan receives Landscape award
26th March 2021 - Latest designs revealed for transformation of Perth’s WACA Ground
23rd March 2021 - City of South Perth moves forward with aquatic facility plans
22nd March 2021 - Inaugural WA Music Week delivers diverse program across Perth venues
12th March 2021 - New indoor golf centre opens in Perth
3rd February 2021 - Mountain bike trails upgraded in Margaret River and Perth Hills
28th January 2021 - Perth’s Matagarup Bridge climb starts activation of Optus Stadium precinct
25th January 2021 - Rooftop tour set to open at Perth’s Optus Stadium
25th March 2021 - Auckland Council delivers upgrades to basketball courts and playspaces
18th March 2021 - Hills Shire commits to providing more accessible playspaces
16th March 2021 - NSW Government announces funding for parks and play
1st March 2021 - Wollongong plans for its first inclusive playspace
19th February 2021 - Improvements to 13 playgrounds conducted in Wollongong
16th February 2021 - Hobart’s Fern Tree Park receives $2 million makeover with natural playground
17th January 2021 - Wagga Wagga’s new adventure playground popular with visitors
16th December 2020 - Event highlights the importance of developing Nature Play across NSW
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