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.

View Edward Street Reserve concept plan (PDF 10Mb).

Budget and timelines

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

Further information

If you would like to receive more information on this project contact Council on 9240 1111 oemail Open Space.

See Edward Street Reserve for photos and park features.

 

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