Wakerley District Sports Park project - Wakerley

Brisbane City Council is pleased to announce that construction of the Wakerley District Sports Park at 880 Manly Road, Wakerley, is now complete with the sporting facilities available for use.

Summary

This table provides summary information about the Wakerley District Sports Park project including address, ward, project outcomes and latest update.
Address 880 Manly Road, Wakerley
Ward Doboy
Project outcomes Provide increased sporting and active space facilities for Wakerley and surrounding Bayside suburbs
Latest update

Construction complete

About the project

Council is committed to creating more to see and do, enabling residents and visitors to enjoy Brisbane's beautiful parks and sport and recreation facilities. 

The new high-quality sporting precinct provides increased sporting and active space facilities for Wakerley and surrounding Bayside suburbs.

The project forms part of a citywide park infrastructure planning program to meet sport and recreation needs in the community.

Project features

The park features include:

  • a sporting clubhouse within the lower storey of the Wynnum and Manly District Meals on Wheels Association Inc. building
  • six hardstand netball courts with lighting
  • one turf practice area
  • a car park extension with a total of 135 car parking spaces, including accessible parking bays, four motorcycle parking bays and bicycle parking racks
  • a connecting shared pedestrian and cyclist pathway 
  • a water retention basin to treat stormwater runoff
  • retaining walls and landscaping.

Council worked closely with Meals on Wheels to deliver the new commercial kitchen facility, which also houses the sporting clubhouse leased by Council. 

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Project timing

Construction started in late June 2019 and is now complete.

More information

If you would like to find out more about the Wakerley District Sports Park project, you can:

  • phone the project team on 1800 884 681
  • phone Council on 07 3403 8888
  • email the project team
  • write to:
    Wakerley District Sports Park project team
    City Projects
    Brisbane City Council
    GPO Box 1434
    Brisbane Qld 4001.
Last updated:17 July 2020
Topics: wakerley