Open Spaces

UNDER CURRENT COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS ALL PLAYGROUNDS ARE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.   These parks include Melling Park, Kind Edward Park, ANZAC Park, Centennial Park, Alex Park (Emmaville), Bicentennial Park (Glencoe) and Stonehenge Recreation Grounds.

The main duties performed by this branch of the department include:

  • Maintain and beautify Council owned parks and garden areas within the Local Government Area;
  • Develop new parks, gardens and sporting fields;
  • Monitor safety issues within the community's open space areas;
  • Provide private works jobs for members of the community (Call Council for private services available and hourly labour rates);
  • Maintain and provide services for all cemeteries within the LGA.

Manager of Recreational and Open Spaces:  

Graham Archibald

(02) 6730 2364 (ph)