Tag Archives: residential amenity

Fix the cause, don’t treat the symptom

The previous post containing this week’s pictures included a photo of a young child standing on the road, opening the door of a double-parked vehicle after running on the road from a vehicle that had been parked, for several days, … Continue reading

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Residents have had enough of parking mayhem

Today the Kiama Independent reported on the ‘overflow parking’ issues faced by residents in Wilson and Ocean Streets – issues caused by the lack of adquate parking facilities in the BIG4 Easts Beach Holiday Park (Residents have had enough of parking … Continue reading

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2012 – Week 1 in pictures

Below are a few more photos from the past week, to help everyone understand what residents of Wilson and Ocean Streets endure every day of the school holidays. There are also plenty of photos in the submission that we made … Continue reading

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How do we solve this?

The BIG4 overflow parking issue has been becoming more acute  for local residents over recent years. The document below formed a submission to Kiama Council, presented to their Traffic Committee Meeting in March 2011, gives a clear overview of the issues, … Continue reading

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BIG4 ducks obligations

In March 2011, the Kiama Council Traffic Committee met to discuss the traffic issues related to Easts BIG4 Holiday Park patrons’ cars parked in residential streets. The committee resolved to undertake a number of measures, including asking Easts BIG4 management … Continue reading

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Why just this one park?

I took the opportunity this morning to visit other holiday parks and beaches in Kiama, to see how other residents were faring in this holiday season. I visited Surf Beach, Bombo Beach, Kendalls Beach, the makeshift camping areas at the … Continue reading

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Parking bays

Early in December 2011, Kiama Council acknowledged the holiday parking crisis in Wilson and Ocean Streets in Kiama, by painting parking bays on the road in front of residents’ homes and adding a small ‘parallel parking’ area at the southern … Continue reading

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