These facilities were previously used for tennis as well, but tennis was moved out to accommodate a temporary skate park, that was built here in 2016. The temporary skate facilities were built here as a stop-gap measure after a different skate…

In recent years the sport has been growing rapidly in popularity but it’s still not widely known. Players use the term “disc” although most people would know a flying disc as a “frisbee”. “Frisbee” is a trade mark. It’s just one brand of…

The creek is bordered by dense mature vegetation and provides lovely areas to rest sitting on a log or to enjoy a picnic. Botanic Creek doesn’t run all year. It’s an “ephemeral” creek; meaning that it flows only after rainfall. It channels…

Within 20 years of European settlement, most of the Adelaide Park Lands had been stripped bare of trees. By the 1850’s the early settlers used almost all the existing trees for firewood, fence posts, and to allow sheep, cattle and horses to…