Bunyip Recreation Reserve - new soccer pavilion
Bunyip Recreation Reserve
Nar Nar Goon-Longwarry Road,
- Project description
A new soccer pavilion is being built at Bunyip Recreation Reserve. The new pavilion will include:
• unisex, universally accessible change rooms for players and umpires
• a first aid room
• kitchen/ canteen
• multi purpose room for club activities and community hire
• cleaners’ storage room
• storage spaces.
- The $2.76 million project is being jointly funded by Council ($1.86 million) and the Australian Government’s Building Better Regions Fund ($900,000).
- Progress update
Internal plaster works are finished. Fit out works and external building works are underway.
The project is expected to be completed by March 2020.
- Benefits for the community
The pavilion will be home to Bunyip Strikers Soccer Club. The new facility will ensure the club can accommodate the growing local participation in soccer, including junior and female players.
The building will also be available for other local clubs that use the reserve, including the Bunyip Cricket Club.
- Community consultation
- Reserve stakeholders including the Bunyip Strikers Soccer Club and the Bunyip Recreation Reserve Committee of Management have been consulted throughout the project’s design and construction.
- January 2020