Kitchener Park upgrade project - Wynnum

Brisbane City Council is pleased to release a draft concept plan for upgrades to the Kitchener Park playground in Wynnum.

This project is part of Council's commitment to create more to see and do in a clean and green Brisbane with more opportunities to enjoy Brisbane's beautiful climate and connect with family and friends in the places that make our city great.

Project summary

This table contains project summary information including the project address, ward, outcomes, and latest update.
Address 42 Bridge Street, Wynnum
Ward Wynnum-Manly
Project outcomes Deliver upgrades to the playground and park that meet community needs and provide family-friendly opportunities for activity and relaxation
Latest update Community consultation is now closed and the project is in the final design phase

About the project

Council is planning to improve the Kitchener Park playground to provide more recreation and relaxation opportunities for local families, with a design that meets community expectations.

The draft concept plan includes the following potential features:

  • a new junior playground with aquatic-themed play equipment
  • flying fox
  • new seating and picnic shelters
  • new drinking fountain with a dog bowl and water bottle refill station
  • new bins
  • new landscaping and tree planting for shade and to separate play areas from surrounding streets
  • informal kick-about/open space
  • fencing around the playground.

Download the draft concept plan (Word - 3.1Mb).

Community consultation

Council has closed the community consultation phase of the project.

Project timing

Council will use the community feedback to help inform the final design for the improvements to the playground and will provide an update to the community on the final concept design in late 2021.

Council will begin constructing the upgrades in mid to late 2022.

More information

If you would like to find out more about this project, you can:

  • phone Council on 07 3403 8888 during business hours and ask to speak with the project team
  • email the project team
  • attend the information kiosk in the park.
Last updated: 21 October 2021
Topics: wynnum west