Friday, 6 July 2012

ALL NATIONS PARK, NORTHCOTE

All Nations Park is a contemporary 13 hectare regional park created on the site of the original Northcote Brickworks, and afterwards, 'Northcote Landfill'. The official opening on the 23 February, 2002 was attended by an estimated crowd of over 10,000 people. Situated behind Northcote Shopping Plaza the elevated site provides views, which are a striking feature of the park.

The All Nations Park landscape reflects the City of Darebin's cultural diversity in the visual arts and design components of the park, and has many unique features including, The Hilltop (an artificial hill made of stone and mound sof earth), Veterans Walk and ANZAC Memorial, lake and performance area, The Olive Grove, lawn areas, contemporary Indigenous gardens, playground with disabled access, skate park, arts projects, outdoor exercise area for All Abilities.

This post is part of the Skywatch Friday meme.






9 comments:

  1. Beautiful skies!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

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  2. What a wonderful park!! And your skies are awesome, Nick! Such terrific captures for the day! The colors, the cloud formations -- glorious! What a perfect day to be at the park -- beauty everywhere you look! Have a great weekend!

    Sylvia

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  3. Beautiful skies and a great looking park.

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  4. I like such a place near the housing area ! wish we have something like this, unfortunately not !

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  5. What awesome view from the park! Just beautiful - the sky is so amazing - the colors, the cloud formations!

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  6. Great shots!!!Have a great weekend!

    Shantana

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