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5 Dec 2019 1:25 pm
Don't forget PARKS WEEK 7-15 MARCH. Hundreds of organisations across Australia and New Zealand held events in 2019 to celebrate the vital role parks play in our communities. In 2020, we want to make Parks Week even bigger and better. Start thinking about events for your community and check out all the free resources online http://www.parks-week.org/ #parksweek2020 #celebrating #parks

4 Dec 2019 8:08 pm
Make sure you check out Skate Australia's new Skateboarding Participation and Competition Strategy launched in partnership with YMCA Australia. The strategy outlines the national grass roots competition pathways and how local and state governments can activate skate parks under the strategy's programs and event framework https://www.parksleisure.com.au/news/latest/skate-australia

4 Dec 2019 5:00 am

YMCA in partnership with Skate Australia have launched the new Skateboarding Participation and Competition Strategy. This strategy outlines the national grass roots competition pathways and how local and state governments activate skate parks under the strategy's programs and event framework.

2 Dec 2019 12:47 pm
The Chinchilla Botanic Parkland achieved international recognition, being the only regional park in Queensland to recieve an International #Green #Flag Award. https://highlifemagazine.net/parkland-rakes-in-international-award/


The Chinchilla Botanic Parklands has recently received an internationally recognised award of excellence for it's recreational space.
29 Nov 2019 4:37 pm
The AP&L Journal - Summer edition is out now talking about all things events, tourism and the arts. We celebrate our Major Event of the Year Award winner City of Mandurah who hosted the 2018 Australasian Police and Emergency Services Games. Plus Mayor, Erion Veliaj, talks about the challenges of planning for a post communist city with a population explosion and thousands of illegal buildings.... https://lnkd.in/fgk84fx

29 Nov 2019 5:00 am

In this edition we talk about all things events tourism and the arts. We celebrate the Major Event of the Year Award winner City of Mandurah who competed against City of Perth to host the 2018 Australasian Police and Emergency Services Games. Plus read about the Te Auaunga Stream which 10 years ago was a disheveled concrete -lined urban waterway in Auckland and is now a popular playground for hundreds of children and a meca for landscape designers and tourists keen to learn about Maori culture....

18 Nov 2019 4:50 pm
Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council, NSW celebrate their army of horticulturalists who were awarded the International Green Flag Award at our Awards of Excellence Gala Dinner last month https://www.facebook.com/WINNewsCanberra/videos/1290449151116785/ #celebrating #parks #openspaces


Gardening is no easy task at the best of times - so imagine having to do it for not only your own backyard, but for an entire city. That hard work has paid off for an army of horticulturalists - awarded for their work on two #Queanbeyan parks.
13 Nov 2019 6:08 pm

World's first Smart Barbecue with GoACCESS Platform launched today. Australia's leading outdoor barbecue manufacturer, Christie Barbecues has announced their strategic partnership with Smartsensor Technologies, a leading internet of things technology company.

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