Playground Strategy - District 5

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District 5 consists of areas Greenacre, Mount Lewis and part of Punchbowl

District 5 is a lower density residential area that primarily incorporates Greenacre. The population of the district is approximately 27,289 and the area has larger proportions of children and families. The district currently has 20 playgrounds, which represents one per 1,364 people.

Currently, there are no Play Level 1 play spaces, with the provision being four Play Level 2 and 16 Play Level 3. There is a high provision of playgrounds in parts of Greenacre.


Catchment
Site
Suburb
Recommended Actions
PLC*
PLR*
Related Strategies
Map No.
5.1
Northcote Park
Greenacre
Upgrade, increase scope (older children, all abilities)
2
2
4.4, 4.5
1
5.1
Peter Reserve
Greenacre
Consider non-replacement (at end of life)
3
R
4.7
2
5.1
Rosalie Reserve
Greenacre
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
3
5.2
Allum Park
Greenacre
Upgrade, increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.5
4
5.2
Bryant Park
Greenacre
Consider non-replacement
3
R
4.7
5
5.2
Norfolk Reserve
Greenacre
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
6
5.2
Tweedie Park
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
7
5.2
Lee Park
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
8
5.3
Gosling Park
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
9
5.4
Buckwall Reserve
Greenacre
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
10
5.4
Leo Reserve
Greenacre
Consider non-replacement (at end of life)
3
R
4.7
11
5.4
Stiller Reserve
Greenacre
Consider non-replacement
3
R
4.7
12
5.4
Mount Lewis Park
Mount Lewis
Upgrade, increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.5
13
5.4
Bromley Reserve
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
14
5.4
Greenacre Heights Reserve
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
15
5.5
Roberts Park (East Play)
Greenacre
Enhance play space destination (increase unique features and activity opportunities), increase play level
2
1
4.3, 4.4, 4.5
16
5.5
McGuigan Place
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
17
5.5
Bettina Ct Res
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
18
5.5
Roberts Park
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
19
5.6
New reserve
Punchbowl
New play space in new park
n/a
3
4.1
Shaded
5.6
Sidings Park
Bankstown
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
20


District 5 consists of areas Greenacre, Mount Lewis and part of Punchbowl

District 5 is a lower density residential area that primarily incorporates Greenacre. The population of the district is approximately 27,289 and the area has larger proportions of children and families. The district currently has 20 playgrounds, which represents one per 1,364 people.

Currently, there are no Play Level 1 play spaces, with the provision being four Play Level 2 and 16 Play Level 3. There is a high provision of playgrounds in parts of Greenacre.


Catchment
Site
Suburb
Recommended Actions
PLC*
PLR*
Related Strategies
Map No.
5.1
Northcote Park
Greenacre
Upgrade, increase scope (older children, all abilities)
2
2
4.4, 4.5
1
5.1
Peter Reserve
Greenacre
Consider non-replacement (at end of life)
3
R
4.7
2
5.1
Rosalie Reserve
Greenacre
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
3
5.2
Allum Park
Greenacre
Upgrade, increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.5
4
5.2
Bryant Park
Greenacre
Consider non-replacement
3
R
4.7
5
5.2
Norfolk Reserve
Greenacre
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
6
5.2
Tweedie Park
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
7
5.2
Lee Park
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
8
5.3
Gosling Park
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
9
5.4
Buckwall Reserve
Greenacre
Landscape play
3
3
4.6
10
5.4
Leo Reserve
Greenacre
Consider non-replacement (at end of life)
3
R
4.7
11
5.4
Stiller Reserve
Greenacre
Consider non-replacement
3
R
4.7
12
5.4
Mount Lewis Park
Mount Lewis
Upgrade, increase play level
3
2
4.2, 4.5
13
5.4
Bromley Reserve
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
14
5.4
Greenacre Heights Reserve
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
15
5.5
Roberts Park (East Play)
Greenacre
Enhance play space destination (increase unique features and activity opportunities), increase play level
2
1
4.3, 4.4, 4.5
16
5.5
McGuigan Place
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
17
5.5
Bettina Ct Res
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
18
5.5
Roberts Park
Greenacre
Maintain as usual
2
2
4.1
19
5.6
New reserve
Punchbowl
New play space in new park
n/a
3
4.1
Shaded
5.6
Sidings Park
Bankstown
Maintain as usual
3
3
4.1
20


  • The opinions of our residents are very important to us. We'd love to hear what you think about our playground strategy. Please contribute to important feedback by sharing your thoughts.

    The opinions of our residents are very important to us. We'd love to hear what you think about our playground strategy. Please contribute to important feedback by sharing your thoughts.

    Consultation has concluded.