Community Infrastructure

I will always fight for better community infrastructure, because I believe it benefits the entire community. It helps keep people active and engaged and keep kids off the street and mentored by older people.

Quarry Reserve Upgrades

$1.7 million is set aside and now the planning and construction can begin. Improvements have begun, including the building of a nature based playground and security fencing.

Fairpark

Community Hub at Fairpark Reserve

The $3 million of funding for a new multipurpose community hub at Fairpark Reserve in Ferntree Gully has been formally signed off and locked in.

Indian Community Centre

$2.5 million has been committed to help build a community centre for our local Indian community.

Indoor Netball Courts at Knox Netball Centre

$4 million has been secured to build two new indoor courts at Knox netball centre to accommodate the 6000 people that visit the centre every week and in excess of 10,000 during competition finals as well as special events.

Rowville Knights

Rowville Knights Pavilion Development

$450,000 has been secured to redevelop the pavilion at Liberty Reserve. The redevelopment will include female change rooms, social rooms and storage.

Carrington Park

Carrington Park Ground Lighting

$300,000 has been secured to upgrade the lighting at Carrington Park to allow Scoresby Magpies Juniors and Knoxfield Knights Cricket Club to play at night.

Tormore Reserve Lighting Upgrades

Lighting has been upgraded at Tormore Reserve in Boronia with a $190,000 grant I secured. This will allow the Boronia Hawks to expand their women’s football program and use the ground for longer hours.

Ferntree

Ferntree Gully Bowling Club greens lighting

$130,000 is secured to install lighting on the greens at Ferntree Gully Bowling Club. This will assist the club to expand their night-time competitions.

1000 steps

Access improvements for 1000 steps

$300,000 has been set aside to investigate, design and find a solution to the parking issues at the 1,000 steps.