A red Hebe bush stood out with its vibrant colour. Hebe is a genus of plants native to New Zealand, Rapa in French Polynesia, the Falkland Islands, and South America. It includes about 90 species and is the largest plant genus in New Zealand.
A large open area, which was an unnamed park, was equipped with a small play area, a basketball hoop as well as a grassy area. A central path indicates that it was a local short cut through to Oban Road.
For any book worms in the area, a street library catered for their literary needs. I have seen many street libraries and all look very well built. A little research revealed that at streetlibrary.org.au you can buy readymade or ready to assemble street libraries to start your own street library.
Plumbago is shrub with many different species within its genus. Plumbagos are summer blooming, shrubby, semi-climbers which spread by clumping from the base. They flower prolifically with trusses of white or blue blooms.