Nelson Park Community Garden expansion

The community garden at Nelson Park

Expansion approved

The Nelson Park Community Garden Society developed a proposal to expand the existing community garden at Nelson Park in the West End.

The Vancouver Park Board approved the project on February 17, 2014, after community engagement process that sought input from residents.

The expansion will be built in spring 2014.


The expansion adds: 

  • 454 m² to the overall garden area, from 483 m² to 937 m²
  • Approximately 30 garden plots for users of all ages and abilities 
  • A children’s nook next to the school and daycare
  • A picnic table, seating, and a new water connection

View the approved plan  (510 KB)

How to get a garden plot

To get involved with the community garden project or be added to a wait list for a garden plot, please contact the Nelson Park Community Garden Society.

Contact the planning team

Mailing address
Vancouver Park Board
2099 Beach Avenue
Vancouver BC, V6G 1Z4

Phone: 604-257-8432