New Court Gardens - Playground Upgrade


Are you a user of New Court Gardens? If so, you may be interested in the upgrade of the playground at this site. The City is wishing to engage with residents and users of New Court Gardens to understand your views on the playground upgrade.

New Court Gardens are located on the corner of Regents Blvd and New Court Green, Mount Claremont.

Park users have the opportunity to provide feedback during two stages of community consultation:

Stage 1: Monday 8 June - 5pm Monday 29 June 2020

In Stage 1, residents and homeowners were invited to provide comment on what they currently enjoy and what they would like to see at the park and playground in the future.

Stage 2: Friday 21 August - 5pm Friday 11 September 2020

The City has provided residents and homeowners with three playground options designed from the feedback received in Stage 1. The City is inviting the community to vote to gauge preference of the three designs:

How can you get involved, find out more or provide feedback?

  • View the design options.
  • Vote on your preference by 5pm Friday 11 September 2020.
  • Should you have any queries, contact a member of the Project Team (details on right-hand side of page under Who's Listening).
  • If you haven't already done so, don't forget to register via "Register to get Involved tab" on the right-hand side of this page. Registering will enable the City to keep you updated on projects.

Further updates will be posted to this page via the Updates below.


Are you a user of New Court Gardens? If so, you may be interested in the upgrade of the playground at this site. The City is wishing to engage with residents and users of New Court Gardens to understand your views on the playground upgrade.

New Court Gardens are located on the corner of Regents Blvd and New Court Green, Mount Claremont.

Park users have the opportunity to provide feedback during two stages of community consultation:

Stage 1: Monday 8 June - 5pm Monday 29 June 2020

In Stage 1, residents and homeowners were invited to provide comment on what they currently enjoy and what they would like to see at the park and playground in the future.

Stage 2: Friday 21 August - 5pm Friday 11 September 2020

The City has provided residents and homeowners with three playground options designed from the feedback received in Stage 1. The City is inviting the community to vote to gauge preference of the three designs:

How can you get involved, find out more or provide feedback?

  • View the design options.
  • Vote on your preference by 5pm Friday 11 September 2020.
  • Should you have any queries, contact a member of the Project Team (details on right-hand side of page under Who's Listening).
  • If you haven't already done so, don't forget to register via "Register to get Involved tab" on the right-hand side of this page. Registering will enable the City to keep you updated on projects.

Further updates will be posted to this page via the Updates below.

  • Preferred playground design

    29 Sep 2020
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    The City has reviewed the feedback from the community regarding preferred design for the playground and the results are as follows:

    From 148 submissions:

    • 71.6% voted for Option 2 - Traditional/Nature Mixed Play Design
    • 20.3% voted for Option 3 - Nature Play Design
    • 8.1% voted for Option 1 - Traditional Play Design


    Due to the overwhelming number of votes, Option 2 - Traditional/Nature Mixed Play Design is the selected playground design.

    Thank you for all those who took the time to submit your preference.

    The City will update this page with timelines and selected contractors soon.

  • Vote on your design preference

    21 Aug 2020
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    The City has reviewed feedback from Stage 1 consultation and designed three concepts for the community to vote on their preference:


    Vote on your preference here by 5pm Friday 11 September 2020.

  • Project on hold

    08 Jul 2020
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    This project is currently on hold due to Technical reasons and therefore Stage 2 engagement has been delayed. We will continue to provide updates on this page as further information becomes available and Stage 2 feedback period is to be advised.

    We thank everyone who provided feedback on what they would like to see in a new playground design and your feedback will continue to be used when we commence our next phase for this project. Stay tuned!

  • Stage 1 consultation closed

    30 Jun 2020
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    Stage 1 consultation is now closed. The City will review the feedback and move to Stage 2 consultation on Monday 3 August, which will involve providing residents with the two playground options designed from the feedback received in Stage 1. The City will invite further comment to gauge community preference on the two designs.


  • Stage 1 survey extended

    24 Jun 2020
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    The survey submission period has been extended to 5pm Monday 29 June 2020.

    Provide your comments on what you currently enjoy about the playground and what you would like to see in the future via our Survey and Ideas tabs.

  • Stage 1 Survey Now Open

    05 Jun 2020
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    Submissions are now open for Stage 1 of our feedback period. Provide your comments on what you currently enjoy about the playground and what you would like to see in the future via our Survey and Ideas tabs.

    Submissions close 5pm Sunday 21 June 2020.