Posted on Friday, August 12, 2022 11:45 AM
The City of Oshawa’s first BMX Bike Park is ready for the community and we are stoked!
The City is looking for 20 volunteers who are interested in donating their time and muscles to help in the maintenance of the park.
Maintenance is essential in order to keep riders safe. Volunteering is a great way to help keep the track in good repair while also developing your skills. Students can also earn volunteer hours.
Volunteers will learn the skills needed for basic track maintenance and...
Posted on Thursday, August 11, 2022 02:23 PM
Throughout the summer, the Durham Region Health Department tests the water at Lakeview Park Beach as part of its weekly beach monitoring program. These water tests check for high levels of harmful bacteria and let beach visitors know which beaches across Durham Region are safe for swimming based on the...
Posted on Thursday, August 11, 2022 01:30 PM
Bike enthusiasts are reminded to ride safely when taking in the jumps at Oshawa’s first BMX Bike Park. The park is now open for public use at 1095 Thornton Road North (east side of Thornton Road and south of the Oshawa Airport Golf Club).
The BMX Park is a dirt jump track that is approximately 5,000 square metres and incorporates numerous features including bermed corners, rolling step ups/downs, rollers, double rollers and tilted rollers. The park is divided into beginner, intermediate and advanced...
Posted on Wednesday, June 29, 2022 06:15 AM
Lakeview Park is one of Oshawa’s great destinations. The park has several large designated picnic areas, a new playground and splash pad, trails, sport fields, and is home to the Oshawa Museum. Hot food, ice cream and beverages are available for purchase at the Jubilee Pavilion concession.
To protect the park and ensure the safety of visitors, when planning to visit Oshawa’s Lakeview Park this summer, please be mindful of the City of Oshawa’s rules of use:
- Personal cooking devices including barbecues...
Posted on Thursday, June 23, 2022 06:00 AM
Summer playground programs are coming to a neighbourhood park near you beginning Monday, July 4. Children aged 5 to 12 are invited to check out their local park this summer to take part in a fun, free summer camp experience. The drop-in Playground Program, in partnership with Their Opportunity, is run by trained leaders who provide interactive and exciting play opportunities such as games, songs and crafts for children daily throughout the summer.
Children can register at the playground location...