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Open Space Recreation and Public Realm Strategy
At the meeting on 17 March 2014, Council endorsed the Open Space Recreation and Public Realm Strategy.
Keith Stephenson Park
The Keith Stephenson Park and Adelaide Road Master Plan aims to further enhance and link the main Mount Barker approach from the South Eastern Freeway to Gawler Street (Main Street) and beyond, together with a fully integrated programme of collaborative and creative public art.
The master plan and individual drawings are available here for your viewing:
Regional Recreation Precinct Draft Study
Mount Barker District Council recognises the significance and role of leisure, recreation and tourism to the overall wellbeing of the community. To this end it is currently undertaking an assessment of facilities located in the ‘Regional Centre Recreation Precinct’ (See attached map) which comprises a collection of space and facilities essential to the delivery of outcomes to the community in the Mount Barker Township. The precinct is inclusive of Mount Barker Tourist Park the Linear Trail and community land situated adjacent to the Linear Trail next to St Francis Community Oval.
Community Recreation and Sport Plan
The District of Mount Barker has experienced significant growth in population over the past ten years. The increase in population and its impact upon the demand for recreational and sporting opportunity in the District is a key consideration in the creation of the Community Recreation and Sport Plan 2004-2007.
The Community Recreation and Sport Plan attempts to provide an overview of recreation and sporting expectations of an expanding and diverse Community utilising current trends and usage and implement a process to address them.
This Community Recreation and Sport Plan sets the direction for the future of recreation and sport provision in the District. Recreation and sport make a major contribution to the economic, cultural and social well being, and growth of the Community.
The Mount Barker Showground Masterplan December 2015
The Mount Barker Showground Masterplan December 2015 was endorsed by council at the meeting held 7 December 2015.