Steel Park - inclusive playspace


Council will build an inclusive playspace at Steel Park as part of the $5 million Cooks River Parklands upgrade. The play space will be the first dedicated inclusive playground in the Inner West Council area. The design will be developed in collaboration with the Touched by Olivia Foundation (www.touchedbyolivia.com.au).

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Come to a Design workshops at Debbie and Abbie Borgia Recreation Centre, Marrickville PCYC, 531 Illawarra Road, Marrickville:

  • Monday 27 November, 6-8pm - pizzas provided
  • Thursday 30 November, 1-2.30pm - light afternoon tea provided

RSVP to Vanessa on 9335 2267 or email by Wednesday 24 November

Council will build an inclusive playspace at Steel Park as part of the $5 million Cooks River Parklands upgrade. The play space will be the first dedicated inclusive playground in the Inner West Council area. The design will be developed in collaboration with the Touched by Olivia Foundation (www.touchedbyolivia.com.au).

Find out more

Read newsletter

Come to a Design workshops at Debbie and Abbie Borgia Recreation Centre, Marrickville PCYC, 531 Illawarra Road, Marrickville:

  • Monday 27 November, 6-8pm - pizzas provided
  • Thursday 30 November, 1-2.30pm - light afternoon tea provided

RSVP to Vanessa on 9335 2267 or email by Wednesday 24 November 2017 for catering requirements.

Have your say

You are invited to complete a short survey about Steel Park inclusive playspace.

What happens next

Following input from the community, Council will report back to the community on engagement outcomes and the concept design for the inclusive playspace in January 2018.

Contact details

If you have any questions please contact Parks Project Manager, Vanessa Phillips on 9392 5007 or by email


  • Inclusive playground opening

    2 months ago

    The new accessible playground is set to officially open on Wednesday 6 November 2019 at 12 noon. Come and celebrate the opening with a free BBQ and face paining. Parents with prams walk starts at 11 am at the playground.

    The new accessible playground is set to officially open on Wednesday 6 November 2019 at 12 noon. Come and celebrate the opening with a free BBQ and face paining. Parents with prams walk starts at 11 am at the playground.

  • Design Developed

    over 1 year ago

    Council has developed a concept design for Steel Park inclusive playspace. View the design here.

    Council has developed a concept design for Steel Park inclusive playspace. View the design here.

  • Did you give input into the Steel Park - inclusive playspace project?

    over 1 year ago


    Read the feedback from the engagement here. Community Engagement Report


    Read the feedback from the engagement here. Community Engagement Report

  • Update on Steel Park Waterplay Park Expansion

    about 2 years ago

    The Steel Park Waterplay park expansion has been rescheduled to occur off season between April and September 2018. The rescheduling of the expansion works will ensure that there will be no disruption to the use of Steel Park Waterplay park during peak season.

    The Steel Park Waterplay park expansion has been rescheduled to occur off season between April and September 2018. The rescheduling of the expansion works will ensure that there will be no disruption to the use of Steel Park Waterplay park during peak season.