Proposed Community Garden

Existing playspace at Colquhoun Park

June 2023 update:

Consultation on the Proposed Community Garden in Central Park Lidcombe has closed and submissions are now being reviewed. Thank you to everyone who submitted feedback. 

May 2023 consultation:

At its meeting on 1 February 2023, Cumberland City Council proposed a Notice of Motion that endorsed in-principle to implement a Communtiy Garden in Central Park, Lidcombe. You can view the minutes from the meeting online.

Council is now seeking support and feedback on the proposed Community Garden. A plan showing the proposed location of the community garden has been created for your feedback. View the Location Plan in the Document Library.

Now we want your feedback!

Council values the opinions and suggestions of the community, and would appreciate your thoughts on the proposed Community Garden location.

We encourage you to download a copy of the proposed location plan for review from our document library.

The consultation period runs from Tuesday 2 May until Tuesday 30 May 2023. During this community consultation period, residents are encouraged to give their feedback about the Proposed Community Garden in Central Park, Lidcombe. Anyone who wishes to provide feedback on the proposal must do so in writing by 6pm Tuesday 30 May 2023.

To Make A Submission on this Proposal:

Submissions concerning this proposal are to be made by 6pm Tuesday 30 May 2023.

There are three ways you can lodge a submission:

  1. Complete an online submission below.
  2. Email your submission to
  3. Post your submission to The General Manager, Cumberland City Council, PO Box 42, Merrylands NSW 2160.

Any questions?

If you have any questions about this project, please contact:

Richard Loudon
Landscape Architect
P: (02) 8757 9000

Join the conversation and have your say!