Spending by Council on parks and landscape maintenance will increase by about one percent to $3.7 million, this financial year.
The budget includes funds for minor capital works such as bollard fencing ($60,000), general infrastructure ($30,000) and landscaping ($225,000).
A total of $30,000 will go towards the upkeep of the Tamborine Mt Botanical Gardens and takes in the $17,000 from one of the government Bushfire Recovery grants to improve the carpark area in Canungra’s Moriarty Park.
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