Surf Coast Multi-Purpose Indoor Stadium

  • Project typeConstruction of an indoor recreation facility
  • Project value$13.5 million (including grant funding)
  • Project scheduleStarted: late 2019 Completed: by the end of 2020

What's happening at the site?

Posted 8 July 2020

The construction industry is able to continue in the current COVID-19 environment, while adhering to strict physical distancing and hygiene measures.

The structural steel and pre-cast concrete panels to the three new courts and amenities area is complete. Cladding and roofing to these areas is underway. Steel for the foyer is being erected.

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Key details about the project:

  • Located in the north of Torquay.
  • It will be formed by adding three courts to the existing single-court stadium at Surf Coast Secondary College.
  • We’re working closely with the school to minimise disruption during construction.
  • The stadium plans consist of four courts, a café, meeting rooms, change facilities, all abilities design features and additional car parking.
  • The $13.5 million total project cost is made up of $5 million from the Australian Government through the Building Better Regions Fund, $3 million from the Victorian Government through the Better Indoor Stadiums Fund, developer contributions of $2.9 million and a Council contribution of $2.6 million.
  • The stadium is a key project in the Torquay Jan Juc Developer Contribution Plan (DCP). The DCP is a legal agreement between Council and developers aimed at ensuring developers make a financial contribution to necessary community infrastructure.

Location

75 White Street, Torquay   View Map

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