Regular maintenance and operational development of Gladstone Region parks, reserves, open spaces and playgrounds is conducted by Council staff throughout the year including all furniture, play equipment, structures and trails. Below is a list of projects under way or soon to start. Please note: Commencement and completion dates are subject to favourable weather.
For more information, please contact Council's Parks and Environment division on 07 4977 6899.
|Name of Park||Location||Description of Works||Commencing||Completion|
|Calliope River Picnic Area||Old Bruce Highway, River Ranch||The south side amenities are CLOSED due to extensive damage. Portaloos are available for use.||11 December 2017||16 March 2018|
|Air Sea Rescue Park and Endeavour Park||Captain Cook Drive, Seventeen Seventy||The lower pedestrian footpath/boardwalk that links the parks will be CLOSED for urgent maintenance due to tidal erosion. Pedestrians can use the upper roadside footpath to walk between the parks.||3 January 2018||To be confirmed |
mid April 2018
|Apex Park, |
|Hampton Drive, Tannum Sands||Upgrade of playground equipment.||29 January 2018||16 March 2018|
|Turkey Beach Park||The Esplanade, Turkey Beach||Playground shade sail upgrade.||26 February 2018||23 March 2018|
|Peters Play Park||Ocean Street, Tannum Sands||Removal of playground equipment. Community Consultation to be held onsite 7 March 2018 at 4pm.||28 February 2018||To be confirmed |
mid March 2018
|Millennium Esplanade||Millennium Esplanade, Tannum Sands||Replacement of all beach shower infrastructure. One shower will be closed off at a time for maintenance.||1 March 2018||TBC |
1 May 2018
|Lions Park Gladstone||95 Dawson Highway, West Gladstone||Installation of two mega shade structures.||5 March 2018||27 April 2018|
|Dean Street Park||34 Dean Street, Glen Eden||Playground softfall maintenance. The playground will be closed during this time.||7 March 2018||16 March 2018|