Project Updates

More correspondence from the government

December 17, 2018

Following the announcement by Federal Member for Swan Steve Irons that the Federal Government will invest $4 million towards the redevelopment of the Community and Perth Football Club facilities, the Town has received correspondence from the Hon Michael McCormack MP, Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development acknowledging that commitment, and subsequent correspondence from Regional Development & Local Government Depar

Final construction for tender about to be advertised

December 17, 2018

The detail design for zone 2 and 2X is well progressed with the final design for construction tender happening very soon. The request for tender for the combined works will be advertised in December 2018.

West Coast Eagles zone on schedule

December 17, 2018

The West Coast Eagles development works are happening to schedule, with practical completion due for the end of the first quarter of 2019. The installation of the AFL standard flood lighting to the ovals is occurring through December 2018 and January 2019, which includes progressive testing and adjusting of the lights.

Approved parking concept plan modified

December 17, 2018

The requirement for additional traffic calming treatments being installed in McCartney Crescent has meant the approved concept plan for parking has needed to be modified in the detail design. This detail design is now well progressed with the final design for construction tender happening very soon.

Federal Government commits funding for Perth Football Club redevelopment

November 15, 2018

Federal Member for Swan Steve Irons announced today that the Federal Government will invest $4 million to kick start the redevelopment of the Perth Football Club facilities as part of the next phase of the Lathlain Precinct Redevelopment Project.

Mayor Trevor Vaughan welcomed the news at a public announcement at the Perth Football Club headquarters.

Help us shape our Community Benefits Strategy

October 29, 2018

The West Coast Eagles and Wirrpanda Foundation will soon call the Town of Vic Park home. Tell us how you think the community might benefit most from our new partnership.

Zone 1 update - May 2018

May 3, 2018

Zone 1 incorporates the development of brand new facilities for the Perth Football Club including multi-purpose/shared spaces that can accommodate community events, activities and programs.

The Zone 1 development is on hold pending additional funding being sourced.

Zone 2 and 2X update - May 2018

May 3, 2018

The first stage of construction for Zone 2 began in February with the demolition and removal of some existing infrastructure including the old toilet block, internal fences and gates, bitumen hardstands and the cottage and outbuilding on Lot 2 (36 Goddard St).

The design consultant team contracted for Zone 2 are completing the detailed design of the area.

Parking on Tom Wright Reserve

May 3, 2018

To ease street parking pressures around the Lathlain Park works, the Town has allowed the construction contractor for Zone 2, business hours parking access on Zone 2X for sub-contractor tradespeople and site staff. This arrangement will be in place until on-site parking becomes available as construction progresses.

West Coast Eagles construction update

May 3, 2018

The West Coast Eagles and Wirrpanda Foundation training, administration and community facility is advancing quickly.

Much of the concrete base has been poured and the waterproof membrane to the aquatic area has been applied, enabling some back-filling of sand from the stockpile to begin. Construction of the facility remains on track for completion in early 2019.