|Project Name||Project Description||Loan Amount|
|Bass Coast Shire Council||Cowes Cultural and Community Centre||Bass Coast Shire Council will redevelop the Cowes Cultural and Community centre to offer a range of activities consistent with contemporary multi-purpose community centres. |
The Cowes Cultural and Community Centre will be a dynamic, interactive centre that provides a venue focused on community activities and events. It will be located adjacent to the newly-constructed transit hub that provides a direct link to public transport routes and offers public car parking.
|Campaspe Shire Council||Echuca East Community Precinct||Campaspe Shire Council will revitalise the Echuca East Community Precinct for the residents of Echuca East.|
The existing site comprises of a former football oval, a former grassed hockey field and an area of undeveloped open space. The site will be converted into an attractive community hub featuring a multi-purpose building, a dog park, open space, playground, shared trails, BBQ and shelter.
|Campaspe Shire Council||Gunbower Lions Park Redevelopment||Campaspe Shire Council will redevelop the existing Gunbower Lions Park on the foreshore of Gunbower Creek. |
The project will improve social connectedness, passive recreation and will provide an improved park able to welcome events, commemorations, markets and music performances.
The project will deliver a canoe launching pad, natural play space, new BBQ and shelter, street furniture, flag pole, tractor relocation, a footpath along the riverbank and improved landscaping.
|East Gippsland Shire Council||Eagle Point Jetty Foreshore||East Gippsland Shire Council will remodel the Eagle point foreshore by realigning the existing road away from the foreshore, enlarging the beach to enhance swimming opportunities and removing the existing toilet. The project will include a multipurpose building, natural kids’ playgrounds suitable for kids between 1-12 years old and erosion control measures to preserve the foreshore from current degradation.||$3,305,000|
|Frankston City Council||Ballam Park Entrance Precinct Development Works||Frankston City will revitalise the entrance precinct of the Ballam Park. The project will aim to enhance available open space for passive recreation opportunities and create a destination precinct for the community and visitors. It will revitalise the entrance of the park as a ‘gateway’ to the many and varied activities, facilities and venues that the park offers.||$3,000,000|
|Glen Eira City Council||Bentleigh Library Upgrade||Glen Eira City Council will redevelop the Bentleigh Library to provide modern integrated services and flexible multipurpose spaces that can be adapted to deliver a range of community programs and new service initiatives to benefit all ages.||$5,000,000|
|Glen Eira City Council||Eat Street Community Space Bentleigh||Glen Eira City Council will create a quality public-space for social interaction at the Plaza/Rotunda site and Vickery Street in Bentleigh.|
The project will create a destination place within Bentleigh to encourage a range of diverse street activities such as outdoor dining, community activity, events and passive recreation both night and day.
|Greater Bendigo City Council||Municipal Baths, Rosalind Park, Bendigo||Greater Bendigo City Council will restore the Municipal Baths from an inaccessible wetland site to a high-quality public parkland.|
The project will create a contemporary park experience which will encourage people to spend time outdoors, socialise, connect and interact with the landscape and waterscape.
|Latrobe City Council||Kernot Hall Upgrade - Stage 1||Latrobe City Council will upgrade the Kernott Hall in Morwell. The first stage will focus on improving the functionality of the facility.||$2,500,000|
|Latrobe City Council||Moe Rail Precinct Revitalisation Project||Latrobe City Council will reinvigorate the Moe town centre, establishing a vibrant, dynamic and welcoming centre through the revitalisation of the Moe Train Station Precinct.|
Stage 2 will deliver a youth precinct that enables skating, scooters, rollerblading, BMX and basketball. It will also deliver a village green space including an open space, pathways, seating and a podium area.
|Melton City Council||Melton Recycling Facility||Melton City Council will expand and upgrade the existing Melton Resource Recovery Centre, providing facilities that will cater for significant municipality growth over the next 20 years. The project will incorporate best practice resource recovery principles and will create permanent jobs for long term unemployed local people.||$4,650,000|
|Moira Shire Council||Yarrawonga Library, Events and Performance Precinct||Moira Shire Council will develop a new community library, events and performance facility by delivering a modern library around the historic town hall, complimenting existing architecture and use. |
This project will provide a flexible hub to meet community needs while revitalising the town hall and replacing the current over capacity library.
|Moreland City Council||Wheatsheaf Community Hub|
Moreland City Council will deliver the Wheatsheaf Community Hub in Glenroy which will provide integrated health, education and social support services under one roof.
|South Gippsland Shire Council||Korumburra Community Hub||South Gippsland Shire Council will deliver a multi-purpose building providing several integrated services to the community including a library, centrelink office, multi-purpose meeting spaces, consulting rooms and more.||$5,000,000|
|South Gippsland Shire Council||Korumburra Town Centre Streetscape Project||South Gippsland Shire Council will revitalise the Korumburra’s town centre by improving public realm and transportation with an emphasis on pedestrian safety and well-being.||$5,000,000|
|Stonnington City Council||Prahran Town Hall Redevelopment||Stonnington City Council will redevelop and modernise the Prahran Town Hall as a place for community and cultural activities. The project will include a 1,200m² new generation library over two levels and multiple connected performance, rehearsal, function and activity spaces to support a range of creative and community endeavours.||$10,000,000|
|Wangaratta Rural City Council||Mitchell Avenue Children's Play Space||Wangaratta Rural City Council will deliver a children's garden and surrounding amenity infrastructure such as paths, play equipment and seating for young people and families.||$500,000|
|Wangaratta Rural City Council||Wangaratta Play Space Project - Apex Park||Wangaratta Rural City Council will deliver a regionally significant recreational play space and park development in Apex Park.||$500,000|
|Warrnambool City Council||Warrnambool Learning and Library Hub||Warrnambool City Council will deliver a new library and learning hub on the South West TAFE campus. The project will bring a contemporary joint use library and learning hub of over 3000m². It will contain a dedicated children/youth space, community meeting spaces and increased access to technology infrastructure.||$2,500,000|