Shoalhaven Mayor Amanda Findley, and Member for South Coast Shelley Hancock, officially opened the new outdoor exercise station in Marriott Park, Nowra.
The completed project cost of $76,500 was fully funded by the NSW State Government, with the $139,750 grant also funding the installation of the outdoor gym at Callala Beach in 2019.
The exercise station is the first of a number of planned improvements outlined in the Marriott Park Master Plan to make the park a more attractive space to visit,
The creation of the Variety Livvi's Place inclusive playspace is another planned improvement for Marriott Park. Council has received funding through Variety - the Children's Charity to design and build a new playground and invited community feedback on the Draft Concept took place in September.
Council is also applying for funding to deliver other improvements outlined in the Master Plan, including parking improvements, pathways, picnic facilities and amenities.
The Master Plan is published in the Document Library on this Get Involved page.