Mindarie Million-Dollar Funding Announcement
Image: Example of equipment for installation in an inclusive playspace in Mindarie Park
28 June 2018
Lane Cove Council is thrilled with the NSW Government's announcement of funding for the Mindarie Park Inclusive Playspace this week.
$1 million of additional funding has been provided to the Council project thanks to the Accelerated Open Space and Parklands Program implemented by the Office of Open Space and Parklands.
The new inclusive playspace will align with the Everyone Can Play in NSW guidelines to cater for all people, including disabled and able-bodied children and their Carers.
The funding announced by the Hon. Anthony Roberts MP, Minister for Planning and Housing, means Council can get underway with the first stage of this exciting park in Lane Cove North sooner than anticipated.
The commencement of playground works in Spring will signal the first step in bringing the 6,300 square metres of recreational space in Lane Cove North to life.
Construction is expected to start this Spring with completion of this particular aspect of the park scheduled to be completed by the end of Summer 2019.
Council's 2018/19 budget includes a further $3 million to deliver the remaining aspects of the Mindarie Park open space project.
The Mindarie Park Inclusive Playspace is proudly funded by the NSW Government in association with Lane Cove Council.