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Summer Parks Challenge Winners


The City of Rockingham is delighted to announce that 10 winners have been selected after children and families across the City took part in the Summer Parks Challenge.

Running throughout January 2019, the Summer Parks Challenge gave residents the opportunity to explore the City’s parks and playgrounds. 

Summer Parks Challenge winner in the bike shop with her new bike.Participants were required to answer a checkpoint question and complete an outdoor challenge at a number of City parks and reserves to be in with a chance of winning a prize. Included in the prize pool were experience passes from Rockingham Wild Encounters, gift packs from Act-Belong-Commit and a new bicycle from KD Cycles. 

City of Rockingham Mayor Barry Sammels congratulated the winners on navigating through the Summer Parks Challenge. 

"The Summer Parks Challenge represented a fantastic opportunity for residents to be physically active and explore some of the City’s parks and reserves," Mayor Sammels said. 

"It was fantastic to see so many young people embrace the chance to get outdoors and explore their City and I congratulate all the winners. While the challenge may be over, I hope that the community continues to visit and enjoy the wide range of parks and reserves that are located in the City."   

Venues in the Summer Parks Challenge included Fantasy Park, Charnley Reserve, The Avenue Reserve, Eva Lynch Park, Lions Park, Callawa Reserve, Trusty Park, Overton Reserve, Chesapeake Reserve and the The Harbour Playground. 

Summer Parks Challenge Winners

Major Prize Winner - Bicycle from KD Cycles

Sophie Gosnell – Rockingham 

Winners of the Wild Encounters Experience Passes, Picnic Blanket and Drink Bottle

Abbie Sheridan – Warnbro 
Dylan* Shoalwater 
Angus Mabbott Waikiki
Jaxon Mabbott – Waikiki 
Penny-Ella Weedon – Rockingham 
Isabella Ford – Cooloongup 

Winners of the Act-Belong-Commit Packs

Mikhail Wren – Cooloongup 
Hayley Fawkes Waikiki
Audrey Gosnell  Rockingham 

 * surname not provided 

Image: KD Cycles Owner Daniel Gray with the City’s Summer Parks Challenge winner, Sophie Gosnell (10). 

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