Grand Pacific Walk

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Coledale Beach to get facelift as part of Grand Pacific Walk project

A 400-metre stretch on the beach side of Lawrence Hargrave Drive at Coledale is to be vastly improved for walking, running and cycling as part of the next phase of works on the Grand Pacific Walk. The project includes the construction of a 400m length of shared pathway, and upgrade works to the existing car … Continue reading

Public asked for input into artwork at Coalcliff lookout

THE public artwork to be installed at the Coalcliff viewing platform along the Grand Pacific Walk is sure to spark plenty of debate. With stage 1 of the Grand Pacific Walk completed, Wollongong City Council has commissioned artist Col Henry to create a marine grade, stainless steel sculpture to go on the observation deck between … Continue reading

Grand Pacific Walk, not so ‘grand’, says Wombarra residents

  By MICK ROBERTS RESIDENTS of Wombarra and Coledale are calling for an urgent upgrade of the deteriorating footpath along Lawrence Hargrave Drive, known as the Grand Pacific Walk. Wombarra resident, Alexander Percival says sections of the boardwalk bridges have deteriorated to such an extent that holes have opened in the timber, posing a danger … Continue reading

First stage of coastal walk opened

WITH postcard perfect views over the ocean and providing a much-needed key pedestrian link between Stanwell Park and Coalcliff, the first stage of the Grand Pacific Walk has opened in time for Christmas. The 3.5km link from Stanwell Park to Stoney Creek bridge, Coalcliff, and includes a viewing platform with expansive views along the coast … Continue reading

Stanwell Park walk route decided

A VITAL link on the Grand Pacific Walk, joining Stanwell Park and Coalcliff, has come a step closer with Council confirming that Murrawal Road will link the newly constructed boardwalk on Lawrence Hargrave Drive into Stanwell Park. Late last year concerns by a few residents over the inclusion of Murrawal Road in the project prompted … Continue reading

Grand walk starts in the north

WORK on Lawrence Hargrave Drive for the construction of the long-awaited stage one of the Grand Pacific Walk between Stanwell Park and Coalcliff i underway. Vegetation is being removed by Wollongong City Council along the future pathway site between Coalcliff railway station and Stoney Creek Bridge, Coalcliff. Council has been undertaking consultation with the community … Continue reading

Grand walk master plan

WOLLONGONG City Council is inviting the community to attend up-coming information sessions about the proposed Grand Pacific Walk. Following community consultation early last year, Council has developed a Grand Pacific Walk draft Masterplan and Stage One Concept Plan which are on exhibition until February 10. The proposal is to build on the existing shared pathways along … Continue reading

Shared walkway to link Royal National Park and Lake Illawarra

A PLAN is underway to create a shared pathway, dubbed the Grand Pacific Walk to link the Royal National Park at Otford to Lake Illawarra. In 2012/2013 the Grand Pacific Walk program will look at two major components. The first, is the overall master plan for the walk and the second is the plan, and … Continue reading

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