Connect with us

Local News

Melbourne Is Getting Another 18 New Pocket-Sized Parks and Off-Leash Dog Areas – Concrete Playground



That pup of yours (or that pup you’ve been thinking about getting) could soon score a whole bunch of new places to sniff, socialise and play, with the Victorian Government announcing plans to create five new off-leash dog parks and 13 new ‘pocket parks’ in Melbourne.

The new green spaces are included in the second round of the Government’s $154 million Suburban Parks Program, which will see a total of 6500 hectares of new parkland, walking trails and bike trails, as well as a number of pocket parks and off-leash dog parks, created across the city. The first round of the program, which was announced in 2020, initially included nine new spaces for pooches and 15 areas for humans throughout the city — with those numbers then boosted by…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

You might also like ...

The race is on! Voting for Frankston’s best pizza shop closes tomorrow at 8am. F…
Nathan Buckley admits he was ‘dismissive’ of Héritier Lumumba’s claims of racism at Collingwood