Neighbourhood Park Upgrade Project

About the Project

The Neighbourhood Park Upgrade Project will deliver upgrades a total of 16 parks. Upgrades will include, play equipment (including transitioning to nature-based play where appropriate), accessibility upgrades – including pathways, seating, play and parking spaces, social interaction upgrades (seating/meeting places), exercise equipment (where appropriate), and signage.

Project Scope

The project will deliver:

  • New play Equipment - including inclusive and transitioning to nature-based play (where appropriate)
  • Accessibility upgrades – including pathways, seating and parking spaces
  • Social interaction upgrades - seating/meeting places
  • Exercise equipment to cater for the older demographic
  • Landscaping and tree planting
  • Water sensitive urban design outcomes
  • Improved signage

Fast Facts


NSW Government funding: $6,120,000.00

Co-contribution: $230,900.00

TOTAL PROJECT VALUE: $6,350,900.00

Project Locations:

Medlow Bath Park, 8 Railway Parade, Medlow Bath, NSW 2780

Wilson Park, Falls Road, Wentworth Falls, NSW 2780

Bundah Park, 19-23 Bulbi Avenue, Winmalee, NSW 2777

Lennox Park, 29 Matthew Parade, East Blaxland, NSW 2774

Melrose Park, Albion Street, Katoomba NSW 2780

Golden Horizons Park, 24 Bluehills Road, Hazelbrook, NSW 2779

Else Mitchel Park, 1 Prince Street, Springwood NSW 2777

Douglas Smith Park, 20 Station Street, Glenbrook NSW 2773

Sutton Park, 113 Great Western Highway, Blackheath NSW 2783

Bloom Park, 231 Leura Mall, Leura NSW 2780

Penninsula Park, 26-28 The Valley Road, Valley Heights NSW 2777

Thomas Park, 56 Borea Street, Blaxland, NSW 2774

Carrington Park, Carrington Avenue, Katoomba NSW 2780

Wilson Park, 16 St Bernards Drive, Lawson NSW 2783

Batman Reserve, Batman Crescent, Springwood NSW 2777

Robertswood Park, 16a Robertswood Avenue, Blaxland NSW 2774

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