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Talbot Park’s New Openspace: A Community Treasure Transformed

Equal Access


City of Monash

Talbot Park has long been cherished for its vast open spaces and serene bushland setting. With the recent upgrades, it’s now more inviting than ever, offering a plethora of new amenities and play opportunities. This transformation was made possible through the collaborative efforts of Yellowstone Landscaping, The City of Monash, and Design Table Landscape Architecture and Design Services.

A Hub of Adventure and Fun

The newly upgraded Talbot Park Playspace is a vibrant addition to the park, designed to ignite the imaginations and excitement of its young visitors. Children can now enjoy a variety of dynamic play equipment that ensures endless fun and adventure:

  • Multi-Level Play Units with Slides: Perfect for little climbers and thrill-seekers.
  • Play Boat with Shade Sails: Let the young captains take the helm and sail into new adventures.
  • Flying Fox: A thrilling ride for those who seek a rush of excitement.
  • Basket Swing, Rocker, and Rope Spinner: Engage in classic play activities with a modern twist.
  • ‘Spidergon’ Climbing Unit: Challenge yourself and conquer new heights.

Amenities for All

Talbot Park is more than just a play space. It’s a place where families and friends can gather, relax, and enjoy the natural beauty. The park’s amenities have been thoughtfully enhanced to cater to everyone’s needs:

  • Picnic Shelter: Ideal for enjoying a barbecue lunch, protected from the elements.
  • Walking Tracks: Meander through the reserve and soak in the scenic surroundings.
  • Seating Areas: Conveniently placed to provide comfort for parents and guardians.
  • Bike Racks: Encouraging eco-friendly travel to the park.
  • Bins and Drinking Fountains: Ensuring cleanliness and hydration for all visitors.

A special feature of the park is our Greenplate Equal Access Double BBQ. This state-of-the-art barbecue facility is designed to be accessible to everyone, allowing park visitors to cook and enjoy meals together effortlessly. It stands as a testament to the park’s commitment to inclusivity and community spirit. Talbot Park’s transformation into a lively and engaging space underscores the importance of community-focused development. With its upgraded facilities and inclusive design, the park is set to become a beloved destination for locals and visitors alike.