CITY of Cockburn was pipped by its southern neighbour at a ceremony celebrating the best parks and playgrounds across the state recently.
Cockburn’s Bibra Lake Regional Playground finished behind City of Kwinana’s Adventure Playground in the race for Parks and Leisure Australia’s WA Playspace award for projects over $500,000.
The award was one of three won by Kwinana’s Calista-based park, with its haul including the Park of the Year title.
It was not all bad news for Cockburn, with its $3.4 million park on Progress Drive given a high commendation.
WA award winners go on to represent the state at the national awards in December.