Loreto John York Park renewal, Brunswick East

York Park BrunswickProject overview

Loreto John York Park, at the corner of Davies Street and Holmes Street, Brunswick East, was selected for renewal this year with funding allocated from Council’s capital works program.

A Draft Concept Plan (PDF 1Mb) was prepared that shows the various proposals for the park renewal, including:

  • New playground equipment
  • Nature play elements
  • Replacement of streetside fencing
  • Demolition of redundant park light poles
  • Renovation of existing stonemasonry walls
  • New garden beds with native plantings, and
  • Part or full replacement of footpaths to improve accessibility.

Council officers were on site at the park to receive feedback and answer questions about the project proposals on Wednesday 16 December 2015. Feedback was open until 4 January 2016.

Budget and timelines

Budget: $80,000
Construction: planned to commence April 2016
Expected completion date: June 2016

Further information

If you would like to receive more information on this project contact Council on 9240 1111 or email Open Space.

See Loreto John York Park for photos and park features.


There are documents on this page in PDF-only format. If you have trouble opening or viewing a PDF document, contact Council and we will arrange to provide the information in a format that suits your needs. See Council's accessibility page for further details.