News: Finance

Queenstown Lakes Council to heat Arrowtown Pool

Swimmers in the Wakatipu Basin will be able to keep lapping and splashing during the forthcoming temporary closure of Alpine Aqualand after Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC)…

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Sep 2, 2019 Aquatics / Finance / Recreation /


Council masterplan aims to reshape Port Hedland’s Sporting Future

The Town of Port Hedland Council has adopted three masterplans that will shape the community’s future recreation and sport leisure capabilities, paving the way for detailed designs…

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Sep 1, 2019 Aquatics / Design / Finance / Recreation / Sport /


Australia Council’s new vision for the arts anticipates limited growth

The Australia Council has today announced its new vision for a creatively connected Australia where creative enterprise is entrenched across society, industry and government as the fuel…

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Aug 31, 2019 Arts / Finance / Government /


Western Sydney council facing massive cost to refurbish 50-year-old aquatic centre

Hills Shire Council in western Sydney has approved a $55.5 million redevelopment of its ageing Waves Aquatic Centre - a project first budgeted at costing between $19 and $23 million. On…

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Aug 30, 2019 Aquatics / Design / Finance / Fitness / Recreation /


Planet Fitness to accelerate new club opening plans following strong financial performance

Having reported a 29.3% increase in revenue for the first half of 2019 - driven largely by new openings - USA-based Planet Fitness is planning further growth, with Australasian Leisure…

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Aug 29, 2019 Finance / Fitness /


Viva Leisure 2018/19 financial results exceed prospectus forecasts

Leading fitness facilities operator Viva Leisure Limited has revealed extraordinary financial performance during the last fiscal year with profits more than doubling on the back of tripled…

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Aug 28, 2019 Finance / Fitness / Recreation / Wellness /


NBL’s Jeremy Loeliger moves from Chief Executive to Commissioner’s role

The National Basketball League (NBL) has announced that its Chief Executive, Jeremy Loeliger, is to transition into the newly created role of Commissioner. In the four seasons since he…

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Aug 27, 2019 Finance / Marketing / Sport /


Ardent Leisure looks to shrinking of Dreamworld’s footprint for development

Ardent Leisure is to shrink the footprint of Dreamworld with new plans to develop land adjacent to the Gold Coast theme park. Having announced an investment of $50 million in new…

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Aug 27, 2019 Attractions / Finance / Tourism / Waterparks /


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