Sydney, like other harbour cities around the world, faces land use constraints. Increased development meets rising population and commercial demands while placing pressure on recreational facilities and open spaces.
High quality access to leisure facilities is of central importance to the quality of life and livability of a City.
Population growth calls for collaborative multi-use policies that maximise the utility of available public space combined with long term planning to ensure that parks and open spaces are protected and established wherever possible.
Read our full parks and open spaces policy: Parks and open spaces policy
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