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Jells Park - Oak Picnic Area

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The Oaks Picnic Area has three designated disabled parking spaces each 4 metres wide. One space is near the entrance to the carpark and there are two more in the centre of the parking area. The surface is asphalt and level.

Liberty Swing

There is a playground with a wheelchair swing.

disabled swing

accessible swing


Picnic facilities

Adjacent to the playground is a picnic area. It is a flat grassed area with an electric barbecue that's operated by a recessed push button switch. The barbecue has been specially designed for wheelchair users and has a working height of a low 600 millimetres.

oaks picnic area - bbq

There is a “rollunder” drinking fountain, again specifically designed for wheelchair users. There is a picnic pavilion with a level concrete floor and fixed seating picnic tables. There is one table with an extended table top outside the pavilion.

oaks picnic area - drinking fountain

oaks picnic area - picnic table


Next to the carpark there is a toilet block that has one unisex disabled cubicle. The door is a swing door that is fitted with a rotating internal lock. The toilet has a seat height of 420 millimetres and is fitted with side and rear grab bars.

The hand basin has clear  space under it, no exposed hot water pipes and a push to operate tap. The push required is light.