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Gembrook Recreation Reserve - Football/cricket pavilion redevelopment

Major projects

Gembrook Recreation Reserve
Corner of Belgrave–Gembrook Road and Orchard Road, Gembrook
Project description
The existing football/cricket pavilion at Gembrook Recreation Reserve is being redeveloped.

The pavilion will feature:
• unisex and universally accessible change rooms for players and umpires
• accessible amenities
• a first aid room
• gym
• storage
• minor upgrade to existing kitchen and
social room
• upgrade to spectator viewing lounge and
timekeeper’s room.
The project is being funded by the Australian Government’s Community Development Program ($1 million) and Cardinia Shire Council ($1.45 million).
Progress update
Works are expected to start on site in March 2020, and are due to be finished by February 2021.
Benefits for the community
The upgraded pavilion will be used by Gembrook Cockatoo Football Netball Club, Gembrook Cricket Club, people in the Gembrook area and its surrounds, and community groups from the wider community.
Community consultation
Council worked closely with the Gembrook Cockatoo Football Netball Club, Gembrook Recreation Reserve’s Section 86 Committee of Management and the Gembrook Cricket Club during the planning stages of this project.
February 2020