Upgrade to Davies Reserve (Oakleigh South) playspace

Feedback on concept plan sought by 03 June 2016

A new playspace opened in Davies Reserve (Oakleigh South) in mid-April 2017.

Here is the final concept plan for the playspace: Davies Reserve concept plan (pdf, 882KB)

To come up with the concept plan, Council first asked for the community's ideas. Community suggestions were included in the final design.

The key play elements installed were:

  • ball court with basketball ring and line marking
  • double swing
  • accessible play fort with slides into mulch play area, and with climbing ropes and walls
  • mulch play with digger
  • rope hammock
  • climbing posts & ropes
  • rock and log balance edge and balance posts
  • natural landscaping elements including sawn logs.

Other elements of the project included:

  • Introducing a picnic table and a bench for social seating
  • Installing shade sails over the picnic area and mulch play area
  • Planting more trees and other vegetation
  • Improvements to existing pathways associated with the playspace.

More information

If you would like to discuss this matter, please contact:

Chris McEwan, Recreation Programs Officer
Call: 9518 3527
Email: chrism@monash.vic.gov.au


Davies Reserve, 410A Huntingdale Road, Oakleigh South 3167 View Map

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