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Lang Lang Community and Recreation Precinct

Major projects

Address
The precinct will be located in Lang Lang on land bordered by Soldiers Road to the east and Caldermeade Road to the north.
Project description
A major recreation and community precinct is being established at Lang Lang in an exciting partnership between Council and Lang Lang Community Bank. It will include ovals for footballs and cricket, netball courts, cricket practice nets, a pavilion with multipurpose community space, a wetland area and other open spaces for recreational activities.

The pavilion at the precinct will feature:
• universally accessible change rooms and amenities for netball, cricket and football
• a gym
• a community space
• kitchen
• umpires’ facilities
• storage space.
Funding
The $13.5 million project has been funded by:
• Council ($8.7 million)
• Our Community Company, the franchiser of Lang Lang Community Bank ($3.3 million)
• the Australian Government’s Building Better Regions Fund ($1.5 million).
Progress update
The netball courts, cricket nets and football/cricket ovals are completed. The ovals will be handed over to users in January 2020. The pavilion is expected to be finished in February 2020.
Benefits for the community
This project will provide new facilities for a number of sporting and community groups in Lang Lang and surrounding areas. Groups providing input into the project include:
• Lang Lang Community Bank/Our Community Company
• Lang Lang Football Club
• Lang Lang Cricket Club
• Lang Lang Netball Club
• Lang Lang Tennis Club
• Lang Lang Bowls Club
• Lang Lang CFA
• Lang Lang Township Committee
• the Rotary Club of Koo Wee Rup Lang Lang
• Lang Lang Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
• Lang Lang Pastoral, Agricultural and Horticultural Association
• Lang Lang Men's Shed.
Community consultation
Consultation with the local community on this project has been extensive. A steering committee was initially formed to help guide the project. Community and sporting groups that are providing input into the project include:
• Lang Lang Community Bank/Our Community Company
• Lang Lang Football Club
• Lang Lang Netball Club
• Lang Lang Tennis Club
• Lang Lang Cricket Club
• Lang Lang Bowls Club
• Lang Lang CFA
• Lang Lang Township Committee
• the Rotary Club of Koo Wee Rup Lang Lang
• Lang Lang Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
• Lang Lang Pastoral, Agricultural and Horticultural Association
• Lang Lang Men's Shed.

All potential user groups were contacted and individual meetings were held with groups that wanted to provide input. Potential users were also invited to attend a larger community meeting.
Map
Photos, plans, maps and drawings
Updated
January 2020