Public toilet upgrade - Donvale Reserve, Donvale

Published
11 Oct 2023
Liveable Places and Spaces Donvale
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As part of the Public Toilet Plan 2021, we're upgrading the toilets at Donvale Reserve in 2024.

 

Where is it?

These public toilets are located in the northeast corner of Donvale Reserve, at 36 to 82 Mitcham Road, Donvale.

Map locating the public toilet at Donvale Reserve


When will it happen?

We plan to begin the replacement of the toilets in mid-February 2024, so they are mostly completed before the playspace upgrade works start in February. We estimate it will take approximately two months to complete the works. 


Why is it needed?

The implementation of the Public Toilet Plan involves delivering new public toilets and refurbishing existing ones. The upgraded facilities will be safer, gender-inclusive and more accessible with improved footpath connections.
We have prioritised this location to be delivered in 2023/24 to align with the playspace upgrade scheduled for March 2023.


What will the new toilets look like?

The upgraded toilets will include:

•    An accessible cubicle
•    Two ambulatory cubicles 
•    Baby and child change facilities
•    A rainwater tank to utilise a natural water supply 
•    External and internal powered lighting    •    Skylights for natural lighting 
•    Perforated picture panels with painted images inspired by the local surroundings
•    Concrete paths to connect the toilets with surrounding facilities
 

Three toilet cubicles beside a tree at Donvale Reserve

 

How will the works affect me?

To minimise the noise and disruptions caused by these works, our modular toilets are made offsite in Geelong and then delivered to the site.
During construction, we will provide temporary toilets for public use. If possible, these toilets will be connected to the existing plumbing infrastructure to reduce any unpleasant smells.

 

Questions?

If you have any questions about this project, please contact Project Manager, Leigh Bramley, on 9840 9333 or at manningham@manningham.vic.gov.au.