Thank you for your comments, feedback has now closed.

Your feedback has assisted in refining a proposed concept plan for Westerfolds Park, including an idea for a proposed new multi purpose facility(External link).(External link)

During consultation It was also identified that river access and Main Yarra Trail safety were important issues to the community. Further considerations are underway to address these issues, and will involve further detailed design consultation for these areas.

The final feasibility report will be completed by August 2018 and will include concept designs and costings. No funding has been sought for the delivery of the project at this stage.

What's happening at Westerfolds Park, Templestowe?

Interested in paddle sports? Then we'd love to hear from you!

Banyule, Manningham and Nillumbik Council's, Canoeing Victoria and the Melbourne Canoe Club, are inviting you to 'have a say' on the Westerfolds Park Paddle Sports Plan.

The plan is part of a feasibility study to investigate enhancements at Westerfolds Park. It aims to improve facilities for park users including paddlers, Main Yarra Trail users and people participating in recreational activities. The plan includes a Regional Paddle Sports Centre providing increased boat storage, multipurpose spaces, a kiosk and change facilities along with improvements to park and river access.

Watch the video to see a quick overview of the plan and let us know if it's on track or needs changes.

How can I have my say

Thank you for contributing to the consultation and providing your feedback, we really appreciate it. Feedback on the Westerfolds Park Paddle Sports Plan closed on Wednesday 20 June 2018.

Project Funding and Background

This regional feasibility study is being funded through a Community Sports Infrastructure Fund grant from Sport and Recreation Victoria and is being undertaken with the sites land managers, Parks Victoria and Melbourne Water.


Have questions or want to learn more about a project, get in touch below:

Name Manningham Council, Recreation Planner
Phone 9840 9171
Email csadmin@manningham.vic.gov.au
Website www.yoursaymanningham.com.au/westerfolds