Project briefs

Effective Leisure Planning by Local Government

Dr Ken Marriott has supplemented his 2016 book, his 2023 presentation on climate change and other substantive material on PaRC with a purpose-written guide for local governments’ staff and elected members on planning for the provision of facilities and services in the leisure sector. The guide includes a sample project brief. Dr Marriott has included an offer to advise inquirers and to present workshops.

The guide is Package 1 of an envisioned three-package series of materials.


Cemetery managers: Are your headstones and memorials safe?

  Are your headstones and memorials safe?   Xyst, an international parks and recreation consultancy with a presence in Australia, New Zealand and Canada, has helpfully supplied a briefing note explaining some common risk conditions in cemeteries. Xyst’s special expertise …

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Healthy Spaces and Places

“Healthy Spaces and Places” was a web-based national guide for planning, designing and creating sustainable communities that encourage healthy living.n regional cities, towns, villages and remote communities. The Healthy Spaces and Places material was developed over 2008-2016 and was previously …

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City of Campbelltown Review of Bushwalking Tracks Report

City of Campbelltown Review of Bushwalking Tracks Report 170209 The Report details the extensive tracks and trails in the Campbelltown area and highlights the value of bushwalking to the community.

MidCoast Sports Lighting Plan

MidCoast Sports Lighting Plan – Final In 2022 and 2023 MidCoast Council developed the MidCoast Open Space and Recreation Strategy 2023-2035 (OSRS). The Strategy is a twelve-year plan to manage both the public open space in MidCoast along with the …

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MidCoast Outdoor Sports Court Strategy

MidCoast Outdoor Sports Court Strategy – Final The MidCoast Outdoor Sports Court Strategy 2023 – 2035 is a critical supporting document to the MidCoast Open Space and Recreation Strategy 2023 – 2035 (OSRS). The OSRS sets out the vision, guiding …

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