Carrum Downs Recreation Reserve

Council has completed a number of improvements to the Carrum Downs Recreation Reserve on Wedge Road and more is yet to come thanks to successful advocacy for state sports funding.

New Pavilion

Council has started work building the new sporting pavilion for the growing Carrum Downs and Skye community, with the support of the Victorian Government and Member for Carrum, Ms Sonya Kilkenny MP.

The new multi-purpose pavilion at Carrum Downs Recreation Reserve will provide quality facilities for local sports clubs and also for general recreation use by the local community.

The pavilion will be located next to the western oval and is being designed to best meet the needs of reserve users. The pavilion will also offer a flexible social space available to the community.

Carrum Downs Recreation Reserve Pavilion

Council is delivering other works recommended as part of the Reserve’s master plan including an upgrade to sports ground lighting for both ovals.

1st Carrum Downs Scouts

The hall currently occupied by the 1st Carrum Downs Scouts is set to be removed in 2018 to allow for the realignment of the reserve entry and a family recreation area. Scouts representatives were made aware of this early in the discussions and had accepted they would need to move. In the meantime, Council has agreed to extend their occupancy until the end of 2017.

The Scouts' preference is for a standalone facility which they costed at approximately $800,000. A number of Council and state owned options were presented; however, the Scouts ultimately rejected these.

Council appreciates the opportunities that Scouts provides young Australians and looks forward to working with Scouts representatives to rehouse the 1st Carrum Downs Scouts for a strong and prosperous future.

The new pavilion is due to be completed in winter 2018.

Contact Us

Frankston City Council
PO Box 490
30 Davey Street
Frankston VIC 3199
E. info@frankston.vic.gov.au

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