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Murray Park Play Space

This project will meet the request of Thurgoona residents for a new place for children to play at Murray Park Estate.

This project will meet the request of Thurgoona residents for a new place for children to play at Murray Park Estate.

The development design could include swings, a multi-purpose play unit, a slide and skate/scooter facilities as well as seating and tree-planting for shade.

The community was asked to participate in a Have Your Say and public exhibition process to develop the Master plan. Construction of the new park has been delayed and will now be included in the 2022-23 works program.

11 October 2022

At last nights Council meeting, Council resolved to accept  the tender from Enviro Culture Service to construct the Murray Park Play Space. An inception meeting will be held with the contractor to discuss expected commencement date of on-ground works.

22 July 2022

Detailed design is complete. The construction tender has been advertised and closes 9 August.

29 April 2022

Detailed design continues and on track to be completed in August

18 February 2022

Detailed design has commenced with an inception meeting held with the consultant.

1 October 2021

A request for quotation for detailed design has closed and are currently being assessed with a preferred consultant to be engaged soon.

12 April 2021

Council endorsed the final version of the Murray Park Master Plan at the Council meeting held on the 12 April 2021. Detailed design can now commence in readiness for construction.

26 March 2021

The public exhibition  period has concluded with a report being prepared for Council outlining the comments received. The report is scheduled to be presented to Council in April 2021 with the final version of the master plan.  Additional funds will be required to to complete the master plan.

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4 December 2020

The Draft Murray Park Master Plan is scheduled to be presented to Council on 14 December 2020. Upon endorsement the draft plan will be placed on public exhibition.

14 August 2020

MJLA  are finalising in the concept plan for the play space.

15 May 2020

The Have Your Say process has concluded. MJLA will now use the community feedback to develop concept deigns.