Frequently Asked Questions about Denman Prospect

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What parks are available?

Like much of Canberra, Denman Prospect has many parks and reserves within and around it.

Key parks include:

  • Ridgeline Park – Access from Ada Norris Avenue
    • Major park with extensive playground equipment and seating
    • Plans are advanced for toilets, more shade and off-street parking
  • Marie Little Playground – Access from Greenwood Street
    • Features a half court basketball court and creative seating
    • Provides wheelchair access between Greenwood Street and John Gorton Drive
  • Trinca St Park – Above McMichael Terrace
    • Features handball and table tennis facilities
  • Temporary Denman Play Area
    • Carpark opposite Denman Village Shops

The North Denman area to the north of Holborow Avenue and the Denman Prospect shops contains many walking trails however access is limited due to clearing and earthworks of this next stage of development.

There are currently no designated off leash dog parks in Denman Prospect. The closest are

Who can I report issues in Parks or public areas to?

Submit a Fix My Street form via the Access Canberra website

Milage may vary!

Where can I find coffee nearby?

Are there any toilets in the area?

There are public toilets in the following locations

  • Denman Village Shop – Access via loading dock. Open during business hours.
  • Temporary Community Centre – behind sales suite. Open selected hours.

There are plans for public toilets at Ridgeline Park near the play ground

Mowing of Verges?

Generally, residents are responsible for maintenance of the Verge (Nature Strip) between their property and the street.

ACT Government City Services occasionally mow parks and adjacent verges according to their suburban mowing plan.

Residents of Denman Prospect have formed their own mowing group to help keep verges looking good, particularly in areas yet to be developed and maintained by residents.