City of Wanneroo

Service: Civil Engineering | Project: Yanchep Active Open Space | Location: Yanchep

This project involved Lycopodium providing relevant design and management services such as engineering designs, documentation and contract administration during construction of the Yanchep Active Open Space (YAOS).

Project participation included site surveys, landscape architectural services and engineering services including civil, hydraulic and electrical designs.

Project Overview

The Yanchep Active Open Space (YAOS) will address the needs of different users groups and will provide the local community with a central place to gather.

YAOS sporting grounds and recreational areas can be used for the following:

  • AFL oval
  • Rugby and soccer grounds
  • Athletics track and field
  • Cricket ground
  • Cricket pitch and practice area
  • Baseball or softball diamond
  • Hard courts for basketball and netball
  • Tennis

Safety in Design

Low planting selection to minimise concealed areas along pathways.

Ecologically Sustainable Development (ESD) Initiatives
  • Water efficient reticulation, water wise landscaping and reuse of existing site materials where possible.
  • Native plants and non-weeds are to be planted to minimise impact on existing natural habitat.