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Exciting news from the City of Greater Dandenong:
Noble Park Aquatic Centre – Major Funding for Stage 1 Redevelopment
The City of Greater Dandenong is excited to receive a $3.3 million grant from the Victorian Government’s Community Sports Infrastructure Stimulus Program for the development of a Health and Wellbeing Gymnasium at the Noble Park Aquatic Centre (NPAC). This development represents ‘stage 1’ of the centre’s redevelopment, which is a key recommendation from Council’s Aquatic Strategy that was endorsed in September last year.
The two story extension to NPAC will include a large gymnasium, three program / group fitness rooms, change rooms, social space, administration and storage areas and provision for 24/7 access.
Detailed information about the project is available via the following link, in addition to the draft design. NPAC Stage 1 Redevelopment.
Residents are encouraged to view the draft plans and provide feedback to Council by Wednesday 9 September.
Dandenong Oasis – Funding Commitment for Detailed Design of New Centre
The City of Greater Dandenong has allocated funding in the 2020/21 budget to commence the detailed design of the new aquatic and wellbeing centre to replace Dandenong Oasis. This major infrastructure project is a key recommendation from the Greater Dandenong Aquatic Strategy and will have a targeted focus on allied health, passive activity, education, fitness and wellness.
The detailed design process will follow the development of a business case for the new facility (currently underway) that will be used source external funding for the construction of the new centre. Opportunities for community consultation will be incorporated into the detailed design process.