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24 AugTwo of Sydney’s Famous Parks and Gardens

Sydney is proud of its two open spaces dedicated to public recreations. One of them is Botanical garden or the Royal Botanic gardens, and from which affordable landscapers in the city draw inspirations. The other one is Moore Park. Tourists not only have a space for strolling but also the experience of walking and enjoying amazing landscape designs these Sydney famous parks are attributed with.

The Royal Botanic gardens

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The garden is an open space that serves a dual role such as a botanic garden and a scientific institution and for public recreation where people can enjoy outdoor activities as well as relaxation. Landscapers and people who frequent the garden see it as more than an open space but also as a big contributor to the beauty of the city as well as to the health of its population. The green parks are painted with plants and with layouts and eco designs that are inspiring new breeds of landscapers. Included in the landscape design is the improvement for access and safety not only for the locals but also for tourists enjoying Sydney. Tourists may notice that the garden is without railing fences to emphasize the space is public and not of private property. Unlike newer parks in the inner Sydney, the Royal Botanic garden is a large-scale park compared to Harmony Park in Surry Hills, Pyrmount Point Park and the Padding reservoirs, which is an underground park. These smaller-scale parks are also inspiring affordable landscapers in creating residential gardens.  The Padding Park with colonized design had won the Australian Award for Urban Design in 2009. It is considered by landscape designers in Sydney as a turning point in modern landscape designing.

Moore Park

Moore Park is basically for outdoor activities like cycling, horse-riding and picnics. Tourists who want to play golf other than in an exclusive golf course can enjoy Moore Park’s golf area. The park also invites everyone to witness Sydney beautiful skyline or for some leisure painting and fresh produce marketing. The park boasts of formal gardens painted with native flora and native fauna. The beautiful manicured grounds are what affordable landscapers are trying to imitate. Many Sydney’s homeowners are requesting their landscapers to create a bit of Moore Park’s likeness for their front yards.  The design of its biking paths gives splendid features to the landscape and it is attracting many tourist bikers. Sydney’s guests when asked which parks they love most, Moore Park gets the highest scores.

Sydney has several small scale parks and gardens and offering the colas and the tourists a different taste of park and garden experience. The landscaping is with outstanding qualities while serving its purpose.

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19 JulLandscaping Your Home

If you are planning to make your home even more inviting and more aesthetically pleasing, the best way to go is to have a nice garden design.  Having a landscaped space will definitely give your boring and unattractive area a character and a wonderful sense of ambiance.  As soon as you decide to have your home landscaped, it is best that you contact the experts on this so that you can be properly guided as to the kind of design that fits your home to work best, and they can tell you as well the right materials to use.  This way, you save time, money and effort.

landscape_design2Having a creative garden design will definitely give your space some depth and will certainly give a different overall feel to your entire atmosphere.  If you will have your garden at home landscaped, then for sure you will always look forward to coming home at the end of the day.  When getting your space landscaped, make sure to get a professional and look for a team who is well- experienced in landscaping different kinds of garden designs.

In Australia, there are a lot of companies that offer landscaping services so you definitely have so many options.  You can expect that most companies provide a full range of landscape design service so you can be sure that you can get the kind of design that you have always wanted.  These experts usually do not just stop in creating your dream garden, but goes beyond it as they also offer maintenance services.

What is amazing about these experts is that they pay close attention to the details to make sure that they are able to give satisfaction to their clients.  They also ensure that they work closely with their clients to have that unique and personal appeal.  One very interesting concept to have especially when you have kids or you like inviting people to your place is to have a pool.

A well thought of swimming pool design can certainly give you that wonderful ambiance and can allow you and your family and friends to get together and relax in a very cozy atmosphere.  Most often, having this kind of addition to your landscape also adds value to your property not just aesthetically, but also financially.  If you are having a pool, it is also best to consider some other factors such as lighting, water depths, choice of tiles, heating and the like.

Something that is essential in landscaping is to also have that perfect lighting because it adds drama to the ambiance as well as raise the perception of space.  Aside from aesthetics, lighting is also very functional because it gives guidance to steps and pathways, and it is also able to highlight some central points of the garden design like ponds, pools and artworks.

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