River Heart Parklands Stage 2

7th of November 2014

River Heart Parklands Stage 2

Fireworks and fun family activities at the public opening of River Heart Parklands Stage 2.

"We also think the littlies will enjoy the football field sized 'Discovery Forest' which incorporates features including forts, a bridge across a dry creek bed, carved wooden totems and balance beams," Cr Pisasale said.

"It's all been designed to ensure Ipswich residents can gain maximum enjoyment from the time they spend with their families in the great outdoors. Without a doubt,the parkland's reputation as oneof Ipswich's showcase parks will be enhanced by these new additions."

River Heart Parklands Stage 2 works extended Stage 1 of the parklands further east along King Edward Parade which has been linked through a walk and cycleway to Bob Gamble Park.

The total cost of Stage 2 is $7 million with $3.4 million committed bythe Federal Government and theremainder coming from Council.

"Stage 2 looks fantastic and we're really looking forward to seeing everyone out and about, enjoying everything this space has to offer."