Maryborough Skate Park
The new Skate and Scooter Park was opened for community use on Thursday 1 December, 2022.
The Skate and Scooter Park is located at the Adventure Playground at Princes Park, Maryborough.
Signage and some minor landscaping are still to be carried out on site. An official opening is planned for early 2023.
The project was jointly funded by the Victorian Government through the Sports Recreation Victoria – Local Sports Infrastructure Fund - $250,000, Community Bank Avoca, Maryborough and St Arnaud (in partnership with the Maryborough Lions Club) - $40,000 and Council - $395,000.
The Skate and Scooter Park has been designed to respect the heritage of the site and to accommodate a range of wheeled sports including skateboarding, scooter riding, roller blading and BMX riding.
The design incorporates spectator seating and viewing areas plus shade structures.
For more information visit www.engage.cgoldshire.vic.gov.au/skateandscooterpark
For those who intend on making use of the new facility, we ask you observe the following:
The Skate and Scooter Park has been provided for the enjoyment of skaters, scooter riders, inline and roller skaters and BMX riders.
Please respect the safety and convenience of others sharing this place.
Please keep dogs clear of the skatepark.
Smoking is not permitted in the skatepark.
Alcohol and glass are not permitted in the skatepark.
The Skate and Scooter Park is unsupervised, so please act responsibly and observe the following to ensure the enjoyment of all and avoid the risk of injury:
- Helmets and protective gear are highly recommended
- Some of the park may be unsuitable for beginners, so choose what areas you use based on your ability
- Be aware of where others are, and make sure you give them plenty of room while using the facility
- Surfaces may be slippery, so skate, scoot and ride with care
- Do not drink or eat on the skatepark surface
- Do not graffiti, it’s not cool. Any graffiti or products used to clean graffiti will damage the surface.
This facility is maintained by Central Goldfields Shire Council. If you notice any damage to, or works required at the facility, please contact Councils Customer Service Centre on 5462 0610.
In case of an emergency call 000 and direct emergency services to Maryborough Skate and Scooter Park, Princes Park, 8 Lake Road, Maryborough 3465.