SPORTENG specialises in the Planning, Design and Construction inspection of Fields of Play for all sports. Blending engineering with the specialist knowledge gained from working closely with sport…read more
Mount Gambier secures $800,000 funding for cycling path and solar installation
City of Mount Gambier has secured $800,000 in South Australian Government funding to extend the shared cycling/walking path from the Rail Trail and install solar lighting along the total length spanning 11.3 kilometres.
Council will match the funding provided through the Local Government Infrastructure Partnership Program, established to support councils to accelerate spending on community infrastructure projects that contribute to the future economic growth of the region.
City of Mount Gambier Acting Chief Executive Barbara Cernovskis notes “Council is very pleased to receive funding for this project as it means that we will be able to complete the Wandilo Road to TAFE, Wireless Road West shared path project which will be a 2.09 kilometre extension to the existing path.
“We will also be able to install solar lights along the entire shared cycle/walking path. This will encourage further use of the path for the health and wellbeing of the community and reduce the use of vehicles within the city, contributing to all five goals within Council’s Strategic Plan 2020-2024.”
A project report will be presented to Council next month.
Image of Mackenzie and Madeleine enjoy riding along the Rail Trail path which will soon be extended from Wandilo Road to TAFE, Wireless Road West courtesy of mountgambier.sa.gov.au/
14th January 2021 - Bike maintenance station installed along Mount Gambier’s Rail Trail
10th September 2020 - Head contractor appointed for Mount Gambier Community and Recreation Hub
14th April 2020 - Mount Gambier introduces one way exercise circuit for Blue Lake
4th May 2019 - Construction commences on Mount Gambier Aquatic Centre
13th March 2021 - Adelaide’s Sturt River Linear Park Trail officially opens
3rd February 2021 - Mountain bike trails upgraded in Margaret River and Perth Hills
2nd February 2021 - New recreational trails opened in Myponga Reservoir Reserve
30th November 2020 - New tour experience showcases Kangaroo Island Wilderness trail recovery
24th November 2020 - Victorian Government supports extension of Murray to Mountains Rail Trail
11th November 2020 - Construction commences on Twelve Apostles Trail
6th November 2020 - New Zealanders outnumber international tourists on Te Araroa Trail
20th October 2020 - Mountain Bike Trails to be built on Tasmania’s Mt Owen
20th October 2020 - New Northern NSW Rail Trail to boost jobs and tourism
10th October 2020 - New Mt Lofty Summit walking and cycling trail officially opens
Asking a small favour
We hope that you value the news that we publish so while you're here can we ask for your support?
The news we publish at www.ausleisure.com.au is independent, credible (we hope) and free for you to access, with no pay walls and no annoying pop-up ads.
However, as an independent publisher, can we ask for you to support us by subscribing to the printed Australasian Leisure Management magazine - if you don't already do so.
Published bi-monthly since 1997, the printed Australasian Leisure Management differs from this website in that it publishes longer, in-depth and analytical features covering aquatics, attractions, entertainment, events, fitness, parks, recreation, sport, tourism and venues management.
Subscriptions cost just $90 a year.
Click here to subscribe.
The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.
With its sleek good looks and easy-to-use yet powerful functionality, Envibe is the premium fitness club software for the Australasian leisure, recreation and fitness industry. We are the most…read more
Goplay designs and manufactures specialised playground equipment for indoor play centres, hotels, food chains, clubs and resorts. If our years of experience and dedication have taught us one thing,…read more
Turnstile Entry Systems and Access Control Centaman Entrance Controls’ Award Winning Range of Access Control Systems includes tripod & triarm turnstiles, speedgates, full height…read more
Hadley Australia and Series Australia Pty Ltd are the leading quality theatre chair manufacturers in the southern hemisphere. The businesses work closely with architects, interior designers and…read more
INTRODUCTION Abel Sports is Australia’s leading manufacturer and suppliers of Goal Posts, sports ground safety netting systems and coaches boxes for Stadiums ,Sports Clubs, Councils and…read more
Swimplex Aquatics are a world-class company dedicated to the commercial pool, waterslide industry. We are Australian market leaders servicing all states Australia wide. Swimplex provide a full…read more
ATS are global leaders in altitude training and research. From mask systems and inflatable tents to simulated altitude facilities, we help all athletes gain the competitive edge. Our…read more
get listed with our suppliers directory
Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!