Shrimpton’s Creek Precinct Activation at Wilga Park

Location: Macquarie Park, NSW
Project type: Urban Design, Rehabilitation and Constructed Ecology
Budget: $2,600,000
Status: Ongoing
Organisation: City of Ryde

COMPLETE were engaged by City of Ryde Council as lead design consultant to prepare scheme for the enhancement of open spaces associated with Shrimpton’s Creek (1.09HA), Wilga Park (1.88 HA) , Cotton Wood Reserve (.11HA) and Quandong Reserve (.26 HA).

Highlights of the enhancement were a new shared use path between Waterloo Road and reserves to the south of Epping Road, improved water quality and
natural vegetation along Shrimptons Creek, an amphitheatre and stage, and a new amenities building in Wilga Park, fitness stations, new paths and playgrounds.

Being an ecological sensitive site key principles of ecologically sustainable development (ESD) will be integrated into the proposed design, which will conserve and augment the biological diversity and ecological integrity of Shrimpton’s Creek precinct.