Edward Street Reserve improvement, Fawkner

Edward Street Reserve FawknerProject overview

Edward Street Reserve was selected for upgrade in 2015 with funding allocated from Council’s Capital Works program.

The park upgrade included:

  • New play equipment, including a climbing unit with slide, swings and a spinner
  • Nature play elements include rocks and logs for balancing
  • A new picnic table and seats
  • Steel infill panels along front fence to restrict children running out to the street
  • Garden beds with native plantings
  • Drinking fountain, a bin, and
  • Tree planting for shade.

A large portion of the park remains as grassed open space for informal play.

Budget and timelines

Budget: $80,000
Construction: commenced early October
Construction complete: early November 2015


If you have an enquiry or would like further information about this project, please contact Council.