Boat Club Park, Kakinada
The main entrance gate will be rooted with Aromatic plants, flowering plants and Ornamental trees to please the senses of the Visitor with a Welcome note. The old gate has been replaced with mild steel framed gate with two wicked gates and security rooms either sides to ease the crowd movement. Redevelopment of existing fountain has been done by adding light fixtures and landscape elements. Cobble stone pavement is been done on entrance gateways to define sense of entries there. All the existing pavements has been retained while addition of new pavement areas are done only at Entrance gateways and new pavement pattern is also designed throughout on existing pavement. As another major attraction, the existing RCC jetties will be revived with boating activity by the provision of floating Jetties attached to them. At right hand side of entrance plaza, there is Toilet block and NCC Boat club which has been retained in their previous condition.
Children and family crowd zone is incorporated with Children’s play area comprising of equipment like swing set, See saw, Merry-go-round, Climber, Parallel bar & Slider. This zone also has four numbers open badminton courts and one volleyball court. Both sides of Children’s play area does have male open gym and female open gym comprising of equipment like Bench Press, Aerial Stroller, Hip twister, outdoor horse rider, cross walker, Arm & shoulder wheel, gym cycle, push & pull chair. Five food courts has been planned as RCC sitting with backrest covered with tensile fabric roof structure. One of the main attractions is the rope bridge designed in between male open gym and play courts. Ghat steps and gradual slope has been planned on either sides mainly keeping in mind the idea of “Design for All”. Floating jetty has been attached either sides of bridge which is acting as another boating point connecting Zone 1 boating point.