Opening of Oaklands Estate Reserve Upgrade | 25 May 2019

Opening of Oaklands Estate Reserve Upgrade

The whole community is invited for the official opening of the recently upgraded Oaklands Estate Reserve with City of Marion Mayor, Kris Hanna from 11am to 1pm on Saturday 25 May 2019.

The event is an opportunity for the community to celebrate the reserve’s $825,000 upgrade. The work completes the 12 hectare Oaklands Reserve Precinct which contains a wetland, skate park, education centre and rotunda.

Improvements to the reserve include two kilometres of paths, a new playground and nature play areas with logs, ropes and a timber climbing frame. There are three new shelters and two new barbecues. The Japanese Garden now contains water and sand play areas.

Artworks reflecting the site’s Kaurna and European heritage have also been installed.

In line with the community’s wishes, the improvements have sought to enhance the natural beauty of the park.

oaklands estate reserve

Activities on the day include:

  • Free barbecue
  • Orienteering
  • Arts and crafts using natural materials
  • Kite flying
  • Face painting
  • A complimentary coffee


Enter via the Parade West off Oaklands Road and continue to the car park adjacent to the reserve. Parking is also available at Hendrie Street Reserve (5 min walk away).

For more information and all enquiries please visit the City of Marion website.

What:  Opening of Oaklands Estate Reserve Upgrade

When:   Saturday 25 May 2019 | 11am – 1pm

Where:  Oaklands Estate Reserve | Oaklands Road, Oaklands Park

Who:  Everyone

At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.

Image Source: City of Marion Facebook page and website


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