Playgrounds are great places for kids to play outdoors . In Ballina Shire there are over 45 playgrounds that Council maintains.
Council has developed the Playground Upgrade Plan to ensure the community has access to quality playgrounds. The Plan also provides a framework for the upgrade and replacement of playground equipment.
The Plan identifies the following renewal program:
Existing sites for upgrade:
- Pop Denison Park, East Ballina
- Ross Park, Lennox Head.
New sites for installation:
- Porter Park, West Ballina (under construction)
- Captain Cook Park, Ballina
- Cawarra Park, Ballina
- Serpentine Park, East Ballina
- Faulks Reserve, West Ballina.
Existing sites for playground removal:
- Weerama Park, West Ballina
- Montwood Park, Lennox Head
- Campbell Park, Wollongbar.