Playground Strategy - District 1

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District 1 consists of areas Chester Hill, Regents Park, Sefton, Villawood and part of Bass Hill, Birrong and Yagoona

District 1 covers a large geographical area over a number of suburbs. However, a large section of the western part of the district is industrial. The district population is approximately 35,261 and there is a mix of age groups and family types.

The district currently has 23 playgrounds, which represents one per 1,533 people. This includes one Play Level 1, five Play Level 2 and 17 Play Level 3. A further three playgrounds are fenced within community facilities (CARES, Wran Leisure Centre and tennis facility).



Catchment

Site

Suburb

Recommended Actions

PLC*

PLR*

Related Strategies

Map No.

1.1
Abbott Park
Chester Hill
Increase scope (older children), increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.4
1
1.1
Larkview Reserve
Chester Hill
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
2
1.1
Ryan Park
Chester Hill
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
3
1.1
Woodland Reserve
Chester Hill
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
4
1.2
Burton Reserve
Chester Hill
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
5
1.2
Forshaw Reserve
Chester Hill
Increase scope (play), increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.4
6
1.3
Jensen Park
Regents Park
Upgrade, increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.5
7
1.4
Thurina Park
Villawood
Increase scope (play and activities, all abilities), consider exercise equipment
2
2
4.4
8
1.4
Alcoomie Reserve
Villawood
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
9
1.4
Goondah Reserve
Villawood
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
10
1.5
Nugent Park
Chester Hill
Upgrade
2
2
4.5
11
1.5
Kawana Reserve
Bass Hill
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
12
1.6
Carnegie Reserve
Chester Hill
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
13
1.6
New reserve
Bass Hill
New play space in new park
n/a
3
4.1
shaded
1.6
Judith Reserve
Chester Hill
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
14
1.7
Allder Park
Sefton
Increase scope (play and activities), increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.4
15
1.8
Maluga Passive Park
Birrong
Enhance play space destination (increase quality, broaden age and abilities), nature play focus
1
1
4.3, 4.4, 4.5, 4.6
16
1.8
Rose Park
Sefton
Consider non-replacement
3
R
4.7
17
1.8
Jim Ring Reserve
Birrong
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
18
1.8
Pobje Reserve
Birrong
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
19
1.9
Henty Park
Yagoona
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
20
1.9
Middleton Park
Yagoona
Increase scope (play)
2
2
4.4
21
1.9
Walshaw Park
Bass Hill
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
22
1.9
Gray Reserve
Yagoona
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
23


District 1 consists of areas Chester Hill, Regents Park, Sefton, Villawood and part of Bass Hill, Birrong and Yagoona

District 1 covers a large geographical area over a number of suburbs. However, a large section of the western part of the district is industrial. The district population is approximately 35,261 and there is a mix of age groups and family types.

The district currently has 23 playgrounds, which represents one per 1,533 people. This includes one Play Level 1, five Play Level 2 and 17 Play Level 3. A further three playgrounds are fenced within community facilities (CARES, Wran Leisure Centre and tennis facility).



Catchment

Site

Suburb

Recommended Actions

PLC*

PLR*

Related Strategies

Map No.

1.1
Abbott Park
Chester Hill
Increase scope (older children), increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.4
1
1.1
Larkview Reserve
Chester Hill
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
2
1.1
Ryan Park
Chester Hill
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
3
1.1
Woodland Reserve
Chester Hill
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
4
1.2
Burton Reserve
Chester Hill
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
5
1.2
Forshaw Reserve
Chester Hill
Increase scope (play), increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.4
6
1.3
Jensen Park
Regents Park
Upgrade, increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.5
7
1.4
Thurina Park
Villawood
Increase scope (play and activities, all abilities), consider exercise equipment
2
2
4.4
8
1.4
Alcoomie Reserve
Villawood
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
9
1.4
Goondah Reserve
Villawood
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
10
1.5
Nugent Park
Chester Hill
Upgrade
2
2
4.5
11
1.5
Kawana Reserve
Bass Hill
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
12
1.6
Carnegie Reserve
Chester Hill
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
13
1.6
New reserve
Bass Hill
New play space in new park
n/a
3
4.1
shaded
1.6
Judith Reserve
Chester Hill
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
14
1.7
Allder Park
Sefton
Increase scope (play and activities), increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.4
15
1.8
Maluga Passive Park
Birrong
Enhance play space destination (increase quality, broaden age and abilities), nature play focus
1
1
4.3, 4.4, 4.5, 4.6
16
1.8
Rose Park
Sefton
Consider non-replacement
3
R
4.7
17
1.8
Jim Ring Reserve
Birrong
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
18
1.8
Pobje Reserve
Birrong
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
19
1.9
Henty Park
Yagoona
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
20
1.9
Middleton Park
Yagoona
Increase scope (play)
2
2
4.4
21
1.9
Walshaw Park
Bass Hill
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
22
1.9
Gray Reserve
Yagoona
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
23


Consultation has concluded.
  • Final Playground and Play Strategic Plan

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    The Playground and Play Strategic Plan has been adopted following public consultation. You can learn more about the final plan here.

    The Playground and Play Strategic Plan has been adopted following public consultation. You can learn more about the final plan here.