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City of Melville

Bicton Quarantine Park, Bicton


Summary
  • A small park on a hilly site with steep paths down to the Bicton river foreshore
  • A fenced playground on sand with picnic tables and barbeque facilities on a wide paved surface
  • Two accessible parking bays and a unisex accessible toilet
Location (View Map)
Braunton Street, Bicton, WA 6157 Australia
Opening Hours
24 hours
Telephone
City of Melville - 1300 635 845
Web

Closest accessible parking

  • Two accessible parking bays on level bitumen, in the car park near the toilet block.
    Bays are 3.8 metres wide, 6.8 metres long and clearly identified.
  • Vehicle access from: Phipps Street
  • Pedestrian access: Level access at the front of the bays across the internal roadway to level wide paths.
Parking bays
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Internal area
  • The park at the top of the hill is reasonably flat with paved paths throughout.
  • There is a wide paved area next to the toilet with picnic tables and barbeques.
  • The steep curved ramp down to the river foreshore is approximately 100 metres long. Gradients in places are 1:8 and no landings are provided.
  • Steps down to the river foreshore have handrails on both sides.
Paths through the park Top section of steep ramp to foreshore Steps down to river
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Signage, customer displays and customer information
  • There are no identifiaction signs.
Picnic facilities
  • Seats with armrests that over look the river are accessed over grass.
  • Central picnic facilities are all on level paving.
  • Picnic tables are 79cm high with 75cm knee clearance with wheelchair access at either end of tables.
  • A barbeque is 90cm high with controls at sitting height.
Picnic facilities Seating over looking river
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Play area
  • An shaded, enclosed playground is accessed over grass. There is a wide low gate and a 40cm step down into the sand.
Fenced playground
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Toilet: Quarantine Park Unisex Accessible Toilet

  • Gender: Unisex
  • Availability: Daily, 24 hours
  • Customer use only: Public use toilet
  • Signage: The access symbol is on the door.
  • External access: Off wide paved area.
  • Toilet door: An 85cm wide door that is heavy to open and slow to close. The door has a D handle and large lock.
  • Pan height: 46cm
  • Handrails: Yes
  • Basin height: 80cm
  • Lighting: On at all times.
Toilet door Toilet pan Basin Toilet diagram
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Information collected by: City of Melville

Care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of this information however no guarantee is given that the facility is fully accessible. Please advise the You're Welcome WA coordinator at the Disability Services Commission of any access changes since publication.