Posts Tagged ‘Health’

  • Photo of the Week Photo of the week

    Photos of the Week: Mental Health Week at the Parklands

    Tuesday 10 October was #WorldMentalHealthDay. Whether it is a 15 minute walk, strolling with your dog or just relaxing by one of our beautiful ponds, the mental health benefits of spending time in nature are endless. Some benefits for mental health include: Improved short-term memory Stress relief Improved concentration Sharper thinking and creativity Below is […]

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  • Photo of the Week Photo of the week

    Photos of the week: Parklands’ smiles – can’t beat ’em

    This week’s Friday Favs features our visitors’ great smiles. We love seeing the joy and value that our green spaces bring to the lives of our visitors – which is over 20 million annually! Whether it’s learning to ride a bike, getting married, or just spending time with nature that makes you happy, we are glad to be a part of it and remember keep smiling (and tagging us!).

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  • Environment and Nature

    Five ways we are creating a sustainable Parklands

    Centennial Parklands has valued and encouraged innovative ways to support the environment since its inception nearly 130 years ago. The Park itself was design to address the city’s burgeoning need for an “additional air lung to the city”. Since then, its legacy has been to ensure the projects we embraced were for the benefit of […]

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  • For the kids

    Parks are magical places – get outdoors and explore them!

    We already think Centennial Parklands is pretty amazing but we are becoming even more magical this month with a family fun Magical Park set up in Centennial Park. To celebrate Parks Week 2017 (4-12 March 2017), we have partnered with Parks & Leisure Australia to help raise awareness around the importance of parks and open spaces,.

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