Balfe Park, Brunswick East - Play space upgrade

Council has upgraded Balfe Park playspace and open space areas as part of the playspace renewal under Merri-bek City Council's Moreland Play Strategy 2016-20 (PDF 2Mb).

Balfe Park is a medium-sized reserve located at 54 John Street, Brunswick East, comprising of a playspace, open space lawn with trees, public toilet and sports field/club rooms. This proposed upgrade has focused on the playspace and the parkland adjacent to John Street.


Council's Open Space Team have completed the upgrade of Balfe Park playspace, fitness equipment area, BBQ/gathering space and associated park infrastructure.

During March 2021 the Open Space Team are installing the circular path around the outside of the sports field. These works will include some interval distance markers.

Final Concept Plan

You can view the revised concept plans here:

Balfe Park Revised Concept Plan Sheet 1

Balfe Park Revised Concept Plan Sheet 2

Further information

Contact Merri-bek City Council on 9240 1111 or email Council's Open Space team.

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This project is supported by the Victorian Government through the Community Sports Infrastructure Stimulus Program.