Buchan Street – playground upgrade


We are replacing the play space in Buchan playground.


The playground was previously removed as it was unsafe and no longer fit for purpose. A new modern play space will be constructed that is safe, fit for purpose and meets the current NZ Playground standards.


45 Buchan Street, Sydenham


Mid -April to mid June 2022. 7.30am to 5pm (weather/site condition dependent).


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


  • Construction of a new play space which will include a raised mound with a slide, a spinning spiral net, a flying saucer basket swing and various nature play elements.
  • Recycled Rubber playground surfacing under the playground equipment
  • Installation of new park furniture and the refurbishment of some existing park seats
  • A new drinking fountain
  • Enhancement of the plant beds
  • A new asphalt path