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Melbourne Wedding Venue Wattle Park Chalet 1
from Aparna Jones
 
Melbourne Wedding Venue Wattle Park Chalet
from Aparna Jones
 
Wattle Park Chalet Wedding Reception
from Aparna Jones
 
Chalet
from Parks Victoria
 
The chalet
from Parks Victoria
 

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  • The barbecues at Wattle Park are out of order until further notice. at Barbecues and picnic tables, Thursday 30 November, 2017
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Wattle Park was assessed for accessibility in early 2012.

This park is a good accessible destination for a picnic or barbecue

There are two designated disabled parking spaces in the main carpark. Some caution is required for wheelchair users as the cross slope on the car park is 1 in 25.

The path to the picnic ground and playground is directly in front of the two parking bays. The surface is hard packed gravel with stones of approximately 13 mm.

The picnic area has 9 steel tables with an overhang at both ends suitable for a wheelchair users to roll under the table.

The barbecues are centrally located and have a working height of 900 millimetres.

The toilets are located to the the left of the Chalet at the top of the carpark. There is a unisex accessible cubicle.

The historic chalet is now used for functions and receptions. There is a small, 50 millimetre step off the outside entry courtyard. The main room of the chalet has a level floor. The mezzanine level is only accessible via stairs. There is an accessible toilet in the chalet.

There is a short circuit walk that starts behind the chalet. It is asphalt for part of the way. The gradient increases from 1 in 20 to 1 in 14.

For more information about accessibility and photos of the facilities, click on the links below.

 

  • accessibility - carpark

    Main Carpark Accessibility information There are two designated disabled parking spaces directly in front of the park information board. Each bay is 4 metres wide and 5 metres in length. Some caution…

  • bbq

    Barbecues and picnic tables Accessibility information The path to the picnic ground and playground is directly in front of the two designated disabled parking bays in the main carpark. The surface is hard packed…

  • toilet block - outside

    Wattle Park Toilets Accessibility information The toilets are located at the top of the carpark, next to the Chalet. There is a unisex accessible cubicle. The cubicle has ample maneuvering room, space for…

  • wattle park chalet

    Wattle Park Chalet Enjoy the charm and splendour of the heritage protected Wattle Park Chalet, a quaint European-style establishment built in 1928. The building has a long history as all the materials were…

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