Why is the playground being removed?
The play equipment is over 20 years old and is coming to the end of its usable life.
Is there going to be new play equipment at the reserve?
As there are a high level of playgrounds in the area, there will not be new play equipment at the reserve, however, the reserve will be reinstated to create attractive and usable open space.
What is going to replace the play equipment?
The design proposes minor landscaping works to replace the play equipment. Please refer to the concept plan provided.
What works can I expect to see happening at the reserve?
The existing play equipment and one bench seat will be removed from the reserve. Following this, the excavated area will be made good with mulch to ensure the reserve is a pleasant open space. Planting will be undertaken at the next planting season in May/ June 2018.