Silverdale War Memorial Park Playground Renewal

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This consultation closed at the end of July 2021. We received 18 submissions from our online form.

Thank you for having your say.

Key feedback themes

In the Silverdale War Memorial playground, you wanted:

  • a range of ages to be able to use the playground
  • customised play equipment including:
  • slides
  • nature play
  • climbing
  • swings.

In addition, you wanted improved visibility and footpath connections.

Some requests were also made for:

  • water play
  • a rubber play surface
  • scooter and skateboarding opportunities, possibly in the form of a pump track
  • drinking fountains.

Changes made as a result of feedback

As a result of your feedback, we have:

  • added a covered footpath from the car park
  • provided visibility between the rugby fields and playground
  • amended the final concept design.

The Hibiscus and Bays Local Board has approved our concept design.

Silverdale War Memorial concept design, including 11 specific design featuresThis concept design has been approved by our local board

Silverdale War Memorial playground concept designs.Possible equipment for the Silverdale War Memorial playground.


What happens next

We are working on a detailed design and have started to source the playground equipment.

We expect that construction on the Silverdale War Memorial will start before Christmas 2022.



This consultation closed at the end of July 2021. We received 18 submissions from our online form.

Thank you for having your say.

Key feedback themes

In the Silverdale War Memorial playground, you wanted:

  • a range of ages to be able to use the playground
  • customised play equipment including:
  • slides
  • nature play
  • climbing
  • swings.

In addition, you wanted improved visibility and footpath connections.

Some requests were also made for:

  • water play
  • a rubber play surface
  • scooter and skateboarding opportunities, possibly in the form of a pump track
  • drinking fountains.

Changes made as a result of feedback

As a result of your feedback, we have:

  • added a covered footpath from the car park
  • provided visibility between the rugby fields and playground
  • amended the final concept design.

The Hibiscus and Bays Local Board has approved our concept design.

Silverdale War Memorial concept design, including 11 specific design featuresThis concept design has been approved by our local board

Silverdale War Memorial playground concept designs.Possible equipment for the Silverdale War Memorial playground.


What happens next

We are working on a detailed design and have started to source the playground equipment.

We expect that construction on the Silverdale War Memorial will start before Christmas 2022.



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