BUSSLETON SKATE SPACE, WA

18 June 2014

An Integrated Space for Strathalbyn, SA

Strathalbyn, South Australia was the location of the third Convic designed and built skate park to open during National Youth Week on April 13, 2014 and it was standing room only as the crowds gathered. The skate park accommodates for all user skill levels – from beginner through to advanced. This allows for the integration of different aged users and […]

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14 May 2014

Fremantle’s Esplanade Youth Plaza continues to garner attention

The new Fremantle Esplanade Youth Plaza designed and constructed by Convic has been profiled on a leading Landscape Architecture online magazine as well as continuing to gain attention in the skateboard community. World Landscape Architect magazine showcases projects from around the world and provides news and information about the profession to its’ peers and the public. See the feature article […]

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06 May 2014

Fremantle Plaza Opens To The Masses

On Sunday, 13th April, Fremantle’s Esplanade Youth Plaza celebrated its grand opening. Following the year long design and construction process of this $1.8 million multi-functional community space, the site finally opened with a jam packed day of competitions, workshops, family fun and more. Hundreds attended the event, including the Mayor of Fremantle, Brad Pettitt and showcased talent from young people from all […]

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06 May 2014

Collie Skate Park opens during National Youth Week

The Collie Skate Park opened on the 13th of April with a massive turnout from the local community to what was an exciting day of events, workshops and activation. The Collie Skate Park creates a dynamic relationship of landscape and skate features with the integration of a dry creek bed that weaves throughout the space. The approximately 730m2 space caters for a range […]

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06 June 2013

Dunsborough Skatepark, a regional facility

The Dunsborough Skatepark is now open and is attracting big crowds from over the region. http://vortext33.apps.ecu.edu.au/articles/442

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06 June 2013

Frankston Skatepark a facility for the whole community

79 year old, Grandmother Marion Beattie loves to take her grandchildren to the Frankston Skatepark. She finds it to be a place where kids and teenagers can have fun, meet new friends and be active. http://frankston-leader.whereilive.com.au/news/story/skate-park-delights-the-young-and-not-so-young/

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06 June 2013

Eric Koston and Oakley skates St Kilda Skatepark

Eric Koston and the Oakley team were among the first to try the new St Kilda Marina Skatepark. Check it out here…

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06 June 2013

Californian pro brings Chairskate to St Kilda Marina Skatepark

Christian “Otter” Bailey, a Californian pro skateboarder, brought the Paralympics sport of Chairskating to busy St Kilda Marina Skatepark. Enthusiasts of the sport are working to bring Chairskate workshops to the facility, which would be perfect due to its location and ease of access. http://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/central/californian-pro-skateboarder-brings-his-pioneer-sport-to-st-kilda-skate-bowl/story-fngnvlpt-1226623742828

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27 March 2013

Transworld Magazine Interview with Simon Oxenham – Convic’s Managing Director

Our Managing Director, Simon Oxenham, was  interviewed as one of the leading Skate Park builders in the world, by TransWorld Business.  Simon talks candidly about how he started Convic, how it has grown and evolved and the future of Convic and skate http://business.transworld.net/100030/features/the-business-of-building-australias-convic-skate-parks/2/

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