Risingholme Park - play space renewal


We are upgrading the play space in Risingholme Park.


The playground in Risingholme Park has reached the end of its useful life and is being replaced with a new, modern, fit for purpose play space that meets the current NZ Playground Standards.


Risingholme Park, 22 Cholmondeley Avenue, Opawa


6 June 2022 to mid July 2022. Monday to Friday, 7am to 6pm (weather/site condition dependent).


The Contractor is City Care. Phone 0508 248 922, Monday to Friday, 7am to 6pm.


We are upgrading the play equipment in Risingholme Park with new modern play equipment to ensure a safe play environment.

The new play space will include:

  • A 1.8m stainless steel slide
  • An inclusive net see-saw
  • A large climbing carousel (Orex)
  • Monkey bars
  • A swing set with 1 basket seat, 2 standard strap seats and 1 inclusive infant seat
  • A new picnic table and park seat

The playground surfacing will be accessible for wheel chairs and push chairs

The existing drinking fountain will remain in its current location