Duncombe Avenue Playground

Delivery of a new neighbourhood playground area in Gledswood Hills.



Project Name: Duncombe Avenue Playground

Project Address: Cnr Duncombe Avenue and The Hermitage Way, Gledswood Hills

Ward: North

Project Outcome: Construction of a new playground and landscaping works in Gledswood Hills.

Project Budget: $400,000

 Completion Date: September 2019

About the Project

Council allocated Section 7.11 funding in the 2018/19 Capital Works Program to construct a new playground and landscaping at the corner of Duncombe Avenue and The Hermitage Way, Gledswood Hills.

The new neighbourhood park and playground area will incorporate a variety of playground equipment including a new slide, arched climbing net, climbing logs and an accessible basket swing. The new park will also feature:

  • a shade sail;
  • a large turf 'kick around' area;
  • new landscaping, trees and paths;
  • a shelter with two picnic settings;
  • bench seating; and
  • a drinking fountain/water refill station.



Works commenced in May and were completed in September 2019.

Construction Impacts

A temporary construction fence will be erected around the site during the construction period. Pedestrian access around the reserve will be temporarily affected at times.

More Information

 For more information on the project, you can:

Dumcombe Avenue Playground

Major Projects Branch

Camden Council

PO Box 183

Camden  NSW  2570

Project Documents

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