Play

Let the children play. But where?

Let the children play. But where?

About 12 months ago, the Playground in Fitzroy Gardens Kings Cross got a much needed upgrade for the increasing numbers of children and families living in the area, who have little or no access to any other play space - but not without conflict from local residents, including egging and burning down a swing.

How do we design and manage our public space, within increasing high density areas, to be child, youth and family friendly? How do we create more tolerant communities who are respectful of the competing activities that occupy limited public space? 

Read More