Draft Open Space, Sport & Recreation Plan 2017-2027

Draft Open Space Sport & Recreation Plan 2017-2027

The Open Space, Sport and Recreation Plan (‘the Plan’) is a major planning initiative of both the Waratah-Wynyard and Circular Head Councils to provide an evidence-based long-term direction for the planning and management of the open space networks, including recreational and sporting grounds, and associated community facilities in both the Waratah-Wynyard and Circular Head Municipal Areas for a ten year period from 2017 to 2027.

The Plan provides:

  1. An open space, sport  and recreation classification hierarchy based on catchment and function;
  2. Standards for supply of open space, sport and recreation grounds, facilities and asset;
  3. An open space, sport and recreation supply and demand analysis;
  4. Master planning for identified key open space, recreation facilities and/or sports grounds.  Specifically:
    1. Wynyard Recreation Precinct, including the Showgrounds;
    2. Frederick Street Reserve, including the BMX track;
    3. Somerset Recreation Precinct
  5. A comprehensive community engagement processes; and
  6. A prioritised and costed set of actions to achieve overall open space, sport and recreation vision and goals.

The plan was developed by @leisure which is one of Australia’s largest and leading sport, leisure and open space consultancies and includes the following documents: 

The Plan has been prepared to provide leadership in delivering open space, sporting and recreation outcomes and improve the municipal areas as places to live and visit by:

Draft Open Space Sport & Recreation Plan 2017-2027(2964 kb) 


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