Playground Renewals for 2021/2022

As part of our ongoing playground renewal program, Council continually review playgrounds within the community and look at the condition and safety of each site.

We are excited to provide an update on the playground renewal projects in the 2021/2022 Renwal Program to assist our community to enjoy an active life, connected to nature. Look through the projects below to find out more.

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Albert Hutchinson Reserve - Playground Renewal

Location: 1 Robertson Street, Sutherland

Work Start: 9 May, 2022

End Date: Completed

Scope:  In response to community feedback the new playground will complement the existing playground equipment and paths. We will build:

  • New play equipment for a range of ages and abilities.
  • Improve accessibility and amenity by updating the playground softfall.
  • New shade structure.
  • Install a new water bubbler.

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Billa Road Oval Playground Renewal

We will install new modern play equipment to complement the existing paths and layout. 

Location: 4R Bandalong Crescent, Bangor

Work Start: 25 March, 2022

End Date: Completed

Scope: The upgrade will include

  • New play equipment for a range of ages and abilities, including the softfall surface.
  • Introduce new nature themed play elements, a water bubbler and a new bin.  

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Bundeena Oval Playground Modification

We will introduce new toddler play elements to complement existing equipment and support a wider range of age and abilities.  

Location: 17R-37R Liverpool Street, Bundeena – Community Hall

Work Start: early 2022

End Date:  Completed

Scope:   We will build

  • a dinky track circuit that links with the playground.
  • additional playground elements including a mini tot swing, play hut, and play surf shop.

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Canberra Road Oval Sylvania - Playground Renewal

Location: 32-34 Canberra Road, Sylvania (near Melrose Ave)

Work Start: 22 March, 2022

End Date: Completed

Scope:  In response to community feedback the new playground will complement the existing playground equipment and paths. We will build:

  • New play equipment for a range of ages and abilities, including a new learn to ride track.
  • Improve accessibility and amenity by updating the playground softfall and introducing open lawn and kick around space.
  • Introduce new seating and picnic setting.

Community consultation survey from Sept/Oct 2021 can be accessed here .

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Corea Oval – Playground Renewal

Location: 244-260 Box Road, Sylvania

Work Start: 9 May 2022

End Date: Completed

Scope:  In response to community feedback the new playground will complement the existing playground equipment and paths. We will build:

  • New play equipment for a range of ages and abilities.
  • Fencing around the entire reserve. 
  • Introduce new landscaping and softfall surface.
  • New water bubbler.

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Glencoe Street Reserve - Playground Renewal & Fitness Equipment 

We will relocate the play space to a new location within the reserve.  Outdoor fitness equipment will be installed in the location of the existing playground.

Location: 536 President Avenue, and 524R President Avenue, Sutherland

Work Start: mid 2022 (construction commencement is delayed due to excessive wet weather)

End Date: December 2022 (expected completion)

Scope: We are introducing changes to rejuvenate the reserve and playground

  • Build a new diverse play space within the reserve, down the hill of the existing playground and improve softfall (synthetic grass and mulch).
  • Extend bike pathways / walking track and introduce additional seating.
  • New fencing will be installed on the Glencoe St and President Ave frontages.

Community consultation survey from Sept/Oct 2021 can be accessed here.

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Heritage Drive Oval - Playground Renewal

Location: 21 Heritage Drive, Illawong

Work Start: 16 May 2022

End Date: Completed

Scope:  In response to community feedback the new playground will complement the existing playground equipment and paths. We will build:

  • New play equipment for a range of ages and abilities.
  • Install new shade strucutre.
  • New water bubbler and new bin.

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Jackson Close Reserve - Playground Renewal

Location: 20 Power Place, Menai

Work Start: 29 May, 2022

End Date:  August 2022

Scope:    In response to community feedback the new playground will complement the existing playground equipment and paths. We will build:

  • New play equipment for a range of ages and abilities.
  • Fencing around the entire reserve.
  • Introduce new landscaping and softfall surface. 

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Veno Street Reserve - Playground Renewal 

Location: 1331 Princes Highway, Heathcote (corner of Veno Street)

Work Start: early 2022

End Date: Completed

Scope:  The upgrade will include

  • New play equipment for a range of ages and abilities.
  • Install fencing around the entire reserve. 
  • New landscaping and softfall surface.

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