Lions Club of ASPLEY

District 201Q3, Queensland, Australia.


KIDSPACE: Kidspace is situated in 7th Brigade Park, Chermside and is the largest community built playground in Queensland.

Aspley Lions Club, in conjunction with Brisbane City Council, coordinated over 1,000 volunteers to build Kidspace over 10 consecutive days during November 1996. 

Kidspace has become immensely popular as a family venue and playgroup meeting place. Additional facilities include: electric bbqs, car park, toilets, tree shaded areas, picnic shelters, cycling tracks, walking tracks, basketball court, skating rink, cricket pitch and rebound wall.

Refer to the Kidspace History page for further details

LIONS PARK: Aspley Lions Park is situated at the corner of Gympie and Ellison Roads at Chermside and is maintained by Aspley Lions, in conjunction with the Main Roads Department.

It is used extensively as a rest stop and calm haven for travellers coming into Brisbane from the north. Over 250 vehicles per week use the facility. The Park facilities offer shade, picnic tables, benches, rubbish bins, toilets, water, electric barbecues and lighting.


ASPLEY SPECIAL SCHOOL: Aspley Lions Club is a major supporter of the Aspley Special School and has completed the following projects for the school:
-Upgraded outdoor therapy areas
-Built a bike track, cricket pitch and hand ball wall.
-Rebuilt an undercover shelter and paved the area
-Donated $1,300 towards special purpose equipment
-Built a sensory garden, paved area, a raised garden bed and an undercover area.


ROAD SAFETY: Aspley Lions Club, in conjunction with the Main Roads Department, have erected road safety signs in the Lions Park and 7th Brigade Park Chermside, warning of the dangers of driver fatigue and speeding

CAKES, MINTS & FUDGES:  Major fundraising to support worthy causes is through the sale of Lions Christmas Cakes, Fudges, Puddings and Mints.



Lions Christmas cakes, puddings, mints and fudge
Youth of the Year competition
Medical Research Personality Quest
Lions Park, Ellison Rd, Chermside
Camp Duckadang, Linville
Aspley Special School and Aspley East Special Program Unit
Prince Charles Hospital Foundation
Eye glass recycling
Fairy floss machine
Fund-raising through sausage sizzles