Tunks Park Plan of Management/Masterplan

Consultation has concluded

Background

A combined Plan of Management/Masterplan has been developed for Tunks Park to:

  • establish an overall vision for the Park; and
  • set out how the park will be used and managed for the next 5-10 years

A report entitled: Anderson Park and Tunks Park Masterplan/Plan of Management – Progress Update’was unanimously adopted on 27 August 2018. The report recommended that public exhibition of the draft Plan of Management/Masterplan for Tunks Park take place to give the community and other stakeholders a further opportunity to provide feedback on a more fully-realised vision for the Park.

The draft Plan of Management (PoM)/Masterplan for Tunks Park was on public exhibition for a 6-week period to receive feedback from the community and other stakeholders. Public exhibition concluded on 24 October 2018.

Nearly 200 submissions were received. Council’s Project Team reviewed all submissions and prepared a final report to Council, outlining the community’s responses to the draft Masterplan/Plan of Management, and the changes needed to finalise the document.

Council at its meeting held 10 December 2018 resolved:

1. THAT Council formally adopts the draft Plan of Management/Masterplan for Tunks Park.
2. THAT further discussions occur with NSW Maritime and Boating/Fishing representatives to seek to improve the Regional Boat Ramp Facility and this be added to the overall Tunks Park draft Plan of Management community objectives.

View the report in the document library.

Following adoption by Council, the Consultants amended the draft Masterplan/Plan of Management to produce a Final Masterplan/Plan of Management for Tunks Park. This final Masterplan/Plan of Management is available by on this website under important links or on Council's website in the ‘Plans of Management’ area.

For more information regarding the Plan of Management/Masterplan contact Megan White, Landscape Planner/Architect on 9936 8100.

Background

A combined Plan of Management/Masterplan has been developed for Tunks Park to:

  • establish an overall vision for the Park; and
  • set out how the park will be used and managed for the next 5-10 years

A report entitled: Anderson Park and Tunks Park Masterplan/Plan of Management – Progress Update’was unanimously adopted on 27 August 2018. The report recommended that public exhibition of the draft Plan of Management/Masterplan for Tunks Park take place to give the community and other stakeholders a further opportunity to provide feedback on a more fully-realised vision for the Park.

The draft Plan of Management (PoM)/Masterplan for Tunks Park was on public exhibition for a 6-week period to receive feedback from the community and other stakeholders. Public exhibition concluded on 24 October 2018.

Nearly 200 submissions were received. Council’s Project Team reviewed all submissions and prepared a final report to Council, outlining the community’s responses to the draft Masterplan/Plan of Management, and the changes needed to finalise the document.

Council at its meeting held 10 December 2018 resolved:

1. THAT Council formally adopts the draft Plan of Management/Masterplan for Tunks Park.
2. THAT further discussions occur with NSW Maritime and Boating/Fishing representatives to seek to improve the Regional Boat Ramp Facility and this be added to the overall Tunks Park draft Plan of Management community objectives.

View the report in the document library.

Following adoption by Council, the Consultants amended the draft Masterplan/Plan of Management to produce a Final Masterplan/Plan of Management for Tunks Park. This final Masterplan/Plan of Management is available by on this website under important links or on Council's website in the ‘Plans of Management’ area.

For more information regarding the Plan of Management/Masterplan contact Megan White, Landscape Planner/Architect on 9936 8100.

Consultation has concluded
  • Stage 1 (Scoping of values and issues) - completed in November 2017

    8 months ago

    This stage sought feedback on what is valued most about the Park, what the key issues are and how the park can be improved. Engagement activities included a community workshop (refer to to 'Tunks Park - Scoping Workshop Presentation 14 Nov 2017' in background documents library) an online survey, on-site intercept surveys and an online discussion forum.

    This stage sought feedback on what is valued most about the Park, what the key issues are and how the park can be improved. Engagement activities included a community workshop (refer to to 'Tunks Park - Scoping Workshop Presentation 14 Nov 2017' in background documents library) an online survey, on-site intercept surveys and an online discussion forum.

  • Stage 2 (Options Development) - completed in December 2017

    8 months ago

    This stage sought feedback on potential options for addressing the issues and improvements identified in the previous scoping stage. Engagement activities included two community workshops (refer to 'Tunks Park - Potential Options Workshop Presentation 11 & 12 Dec 2017' in background documents library) and an online discussion forum.

    This stage sought feedback on potential options for addressing the issues and improvements identified in the previous scoping stage. Engagement activities included two community workshops (refer to 'Tunks Park - Potential Options Workshop Presentation 11 & 12 Dec 2017' in background documents library) and an online discussion forum.

  • Stage 3 (Testing concept designs) - completed April 2018.

    8 months ago

    This stage sought feedback on the draft concept designs developed for Tunks Park. Engagement activities included a community workshop, on-site drop-in sessions and an online feedback survey. The draft concept designs can be viewed in the following documents (in background documents library):

    • Tunks Park - Drop in session boards April 2018
    • Tunks Park - Options Testing Workshop Presentation 10 April 2018

    This stage sought feedback on the draft concept designs developed for Tunks Park. Engagement activities included a community workshop, on-site drop-in sessions and an online feedback survey. The draft concept designs can be viewed in the following documents (in background documents library):

    • Tunks Park - Drop in session boards April 2018
    • Tunks Park - Options Testing Workshop Presentation 10 April 2018

  • Stage 4 (Public Exhibition of Draft Masterplan/Plan of Management) - completed October 2018

    8 months ago

    A report entitled: ‘Anderson Park and Tunks ParkMasterplan/ Plan of Management – Progress Update’ was unanimously adopted on 27 August 2018. The report recommended that public exhibition of the draft Masterplan/ Plan of Management for Tunks Park take place to give the community and other stakeholders an opportunity to provide feedback on a more fully-realised vision for the Park.

    The draft Plan of Masterplan/ Management for Tunks Park will be on public exhibition for a 42-day period, and submissions will be accepted until Wednesday 24 October 2018.

    View the Draft Tunks Park Masterplan/ Plan of Management in public exhibition...

    A report entitled: ‘Anderson Park and Tunks ParkMasterplan/ Plan of Management – Progress Update’ was unanimously adopted on 27 August 2018. The report recommended that public exhibition of the draft Masterplan/ Plan of Management for Tunks Park take place to give the community and other stakeholders an opportunity to provide feedback on a more fully-realised vision for the Park.

    The draft Plan of Masterplan/ Management for Tunks Park will be on public exhibition for a 42-day period, and submissions will be accepted until Wednesday 24 October 2018.

    View the Draft Tunks Park Masterplan/ Plan of Management in public exhibition documents library.

  • Stage 5 (Finalisation of Tunks Park Masterplan/ Plan of Management) - completed

    8 months ago

    Council’s Project Team reviewed all submissions and prepared a final report to Council, outlining the community’s responses to the draft Masterplan/Plan of Management, and the changes needed to finalise the document. Following adoption by Council, the Consultants amended the draft Masterplan/Plan of Management to produce a Final Masterplan/Plan of Management for Tunks Park. This final Masterplan/Plan of Management is available on this website under important links or on Council's website under 'Plans of Management’ area.

    Council’s Project Team reviewed all submissions and prepared a final report to Council, outlining the community’s responses to the draft Masterplan/Plan of Management, and the changes needed to finalise the document. Following adoption by Council, the Consultants amended the draft Masterplan/Plan of Management to produce a Final Masterplan/Plan of Management for Tunks Park. This final Masterplan/Plan of Management is available on this website under important links or on Council's website under 'Plans of Management’ area.