E-Park is a conceptual public space for the city of Melbourne which utilises a below street level cavity in the dense Collins St business zone facilitating E-xercise, E-ntertainment and
E-xercise - Joggers are presented with a choice of circuits and gradient changes to challenge at a variety of fitness levels. For stretching, and body weight exercise a range of step bays, sloping walls and softer rebound surfaces. An indoor gym under the “D” lawn connects with an existing public car park at ground level.
E-ntertainment - For those who wish to sit and relax, have lunch, read a book or simply people watch, the “D’ Lawn, ampitheater step bay and smaller intimate pockets provide more passive spaces relatively separated from the main jogging circuits. Buskers are encouraged and welcomed to use the space to perform or practice.
E-xhibition - Within the site, parallel to Collins St. and below street level is the public gallery. Portals through the gallery ceiling provide glimpses of sub-terrain artistic activities throughout the day and night.