VIC/TAS Awards Submissions

Welcome, to the VIC/TAS Awards Submissions! Here you can review this years PLA Awards of Excellence Submissions. If you have any enquiries about the awards, please feel free to reach out to the National Office team.

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Olivia Way Hastings New Playground

Playspace Award (less than $500k)

VIC/TAS

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Submitting Organisation:

Mornington Peninsula Shire

Overview:

Council has filled the gap in recreation infrastructure provision through delivery of a new, safe, local and accessible outdoor zone for children. Olivia Way Playground allows kids to enjoy both nature-based and traditional play components and is rounded off with a line-marked scooter track looping the entire facility.


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BANJO PATERSON RESERVE PLAYSPACE

Playspace Award (less than $500k)

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Submitting Organisation:

City of Casey

Overview:

Nestled in Banjo Paterson Reserve, this playground showcases innovative design and resilient execution. Despite challenges like drainage complexities and pandemic-related cost escalations, it stands as a testament to effective project management. Its seamless integration with nature includes a central boardwalk offering stunning lake views and accessible pathways. Sensory play elements promote inclusivity, fostering community connections and cherished memories. The playground embodies the transformative power of well-designed public spaces, enhancing community well-being and belonging.


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Cororooke Playspace

Playspace Award (less than $500k)

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Submitting Organisation:

Colac Otway Shire Council

Overview:

From paddock to park, the Cororooke playspace embraces inclusive and locally sourced nature-based play opportunities for all children and families. The playspace includes a range of play equipment of different types and sizes to enable children of all abilities and ages to participate and experience.


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Creekwood Park, Pakenham

Playspace Award (less than $500k)

VIC/TAS

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Submitting Organisation:

Cardinia Shire Council

Joint Organisation:

Victoria State Government

Overview:

The Creekwood Park Playspace Upgrade underscores community connection in project success. Transforming a deteriorated, seasonally submerged playground into a unique, fun and fresh space, reflects collaborative efforts. The upgraded playspace features accessible, safe, and modern elements in a thoughtful design, providing opportunities for social connection and physical activity. Involving children instils ownership, celebrating the value of young voices in project success.


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