Book now to attend the Emerald Lake Park precinct consultation forum

Published: 25 July 2018

Bookings are still open for the community barbecue and consultation forum on Saturday 4 August to prepare for the next Emerald Lake Park precinct 5-year strategic plan.

Facilitated by Cardinia Shire Council, the forum will be held from 1–2.30pm at the Emerald Lake Park Environment Centre. A free community barbecue hosted by the Friends of Emerald Lake Park (FELP) will be offered from 12.30–1pm. Bookings are essential, for catering and planning purposes.

To register your place at the barbecue and forum, go to

The forum will give attendees an opportunity to share their hopes, concerns and ideas about the Emerald Lake Park precinct – what makes the precinct great, what needs improvement, and what could be implemented in the future.

Feedback gathered from the forum and the other consultation activities currently underway will help inform the five-year strategic plan for the Emerald Lake Park precinct, which includes Emerald Lake Park and Nobelius Heritage Park.

The plan will include an overview of the strategic direction for precinct and will help guide future activities, maintenance, promotion and improvements for Emerald Lake Park and Nobelius Heritage Park.

There are a number of ways you can have your say to help inform the development of the plan:

  • Book your place (online at and attend the community consultation forum and barbecue.
  • Complete the online survey or share and vote for ideas on the OurSay platform at
  • Provide feedback on the postcards available throughout the Emerald Lake Park precinct, Belgrave and Emerald libraries and other community locations during the consultation period.

By sharing your ideas and feedback in the community consultation, you will go in the running to win:

  • one of six Emerald Lake Park ‘Day Out’ passes (for two adults and two children)
  • one of 100 free hot drink vouchers for the Emerald Lake Park café (for the first 100 survey respondents).

Anonymous entries and those without contact details cannot be entered into the prize draw.

Consultation closes 5pm, Sunday 19 August 2018.

For more information, go to