Parks & Recreation

4 months ago
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The City of Hobart manages and maintains an extensive network of parks, gardens, bushland reserves, sports fields, recreational facilities and streetscapes.

This includes:

  • management of Hobart’s unique natural and cultural heritage bushland
  • services, recreational facilities and programs, including the Bush Adventures program and Bushcare volunteer program
  • Doone Kennedy Hobart Aquatic Centre
  • maintenance of 130 parks and reserves, including 48 playgrounds,19 sports fields, BBQ's and picnic shelters
  • operating an industry-accredited nursery to grow trees, shrubs and seedlings
  • management of walking and cycling tracks
  • management of the City's public toilet networks
  • 18,000 street trees
  • fire protection of the city.