Sandy Cove Park Upgrade

  • Project typeFacility Development
  • Project value$250,000
  • Completion Date24 December 2021

The project will deliver a much-needed upgrade, increasing the appeal of Sandy Cove Park for residents and visitors.

The Park will be upgraded to maximise its wharf location, with improved pathways and connectivity to nearby restaurants, shops, sports club and residences.

Families will be able to linger longer and local businesses will enjoy increased visitation.

The upgrade will include:

  • New play equipment including swings, slides, sand play and a boat as part of climbing and imaginative play apparatus
  • Seating and picnic tables
  • Double, accessible barbeque
  • Replacement of the existing gazebo to create a small-event space for weddings, birthdays and other gatherings
  • Landscaping including new and established trees and irrigation upgrade
  • Lighting

Timeline

Funding Secured

January 2021

  • $100,000 Lotterywest

Landscape Architects Engaged

 January 2021

  • Development of Park and Site masterplans

Community Consultation

March - April 2021

  • Feedback sought on draft masterplans

Council Endorsement

April 2021

  • Park and Site Masterplan

Design and Development of Construction Plans, Quote Acquisition

May - August 2021

Construction

October to December 2021

Proposed Future Upgrades

Upgrades for the boardwalk are proposed as part of the Shire’s 2021-2022 capital works program and investigations into wharf boat use and a cordoned-off swimming area, will be undertaken with the view to incorporating the additions into future wharf upgrade works. 

Location

Corner South Yunderup Road and Delta Drive, South Yunderup 6208  View Map

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