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Dunstan Adventure Playground Upgrade

The Dunstan Adventure Playground Upgrade – which includes new adventure-themed play equipment, toilets and picnic facilities – is bound to delight families.


Google Map of Dunstan Adventure Playground, St Peters SA

Estimated cost: $1.0 million, including $450,000 from the State Government’s Open Space Grant Program

The Dunstan Adventure Playground Upgrade will improve the adventure-themed play experience for children of all ages. Anticipated benefits of this project include:

  • high quality and well-maintained open space and recreation facilities
  • increased community participation in recreation activities
  • improved public accessibility and safety.

Project details

The Dunstan Adventure Playground Upgrade includes:

  • adventure-themed play equipment
  • toilets
  • barbeque and picnic facilities
  • park furniture
  • landscaping and irrigation
  • bank improvements for accessibility, safety and to reduce erosion
  • better paths and connections between Eleventh Avenue / Winchester Street and the River Torrens Linear Park Trail.


Concept Design Report

Dunstan Adventure Playground Upgrade Timeline

  • October 2021


    Design consultants appointed

  • November 2021


    Community consultation

  • January - March 2022


    Concept design

  • April 2022


    Concept Plan endorsed by Council

  • April - June 2022

    In progress

    Detailed design

  • Winter 2022


    Construction tender

  • Spring 2022


    Contractor appointed and construction works commence

  • 2023


    Construction works complete

Project management

City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters


  • Landscape Architecture – Clover Green Space
  • Civil & Structural Engineering – MLEI
  • Electrical & Hydraulic Services Engineering – Trinamic
  • Cultural Heritage & Interpretation – Brave & Curious + Sumner Arts


To be confirmed