Capital Works

The Sport Capital Improvement Plan is a critical element of the Strategic Plan for Sport

Sport is responsible for the development of campus and off-campus facilities and manages all University sporting facilities in particular the University Recreation Reserve, the Ski Lodge at Mt Buller and the Boat House on the Yarra River.

Capital Works

More information to be provided on Melbourne University Sport's capital works plan soon.

Maintenance and Minor Works - 2021

The list below includes preventative maintenance and minor works to be completed across Melbourne University Sport buildings and grounds in 2021.

Month Works

January

Skip bin for clubs

February

Hockey pitch - Preventative maintenance
Sports precinct - Floodlight maintenance

March

No maintenance booked

April

No maintenance booked

May

No maintenance booked

June

No maintenance booked

July

No maintenance booked

August

Grandstand remediation works (16/08 - 10/09)
Basketball equipment safety audit (31/08)

September

Replacement of outdoor basketball/netball towers (01/09 - 02/09)
Batting Cage - Cleaning of synthetic grass
Periodic Maintenance - Painting and patching of side walls (squash courts)

October

CCTV upgrade - Beaurepaire Centre
Alpine lodge - Preventative maintenance
Boathouse - Preventative maintenance and periodic cleaning

November

No maintenance booked

December

Stadiums and Lazer Room - Floor relacquering
Squash courts - Annual maintenance
All buildings - Periodic cleaning

Completed Works - 2019
  • Beaurepaire Centre- Men’s Changeroom Upgrade - February
  • Beaurepaire Centre - Installation and commissioning of Solar Thermal Panels (Pool and Domestic Hot Water)
  • Sports Centre – Cycling Studio LED lighting upgrade - February
  • Sports Precinct – External lighting globe replacement - March
  • Indoor scoreboard - East Stadium - June
  • External basketball tower replacement - April
  • Lincoln Square Fitness – Rectification Works - June
  • University Oval – Irrigation system upgrade - June
  • Beaurepaire Centre – Extra lockers and seating in men’s change room - June
  • Hockey Pitch Biannual Maintenance - June
  • Beaurepaire Centre – Gym Ground Floor – LED lighting replacement - June
  • Sports Centre – Mind Body Studio - Flooring upgrade - July
  • Sports Precinct - Turf Cricket Wickets - Rectification works - September
  • All Buildings - Access Control Upgrade - September
Completed Works - 2018
  • Recoating of wooden floors at Nona Lee Sports Centre - December
  • Recarpet and painting Social Spaces A and B - October
  • Practice wickets fence repaire - October
  • Repairs to East Stadium floor - October
  • LED upgrade (Tunnel lights) - October
  • Repairs to Athletics Track - October
  • Scoreboard - Replacement of the existing scoreboard with a new state of the art electronic scoreboard and structure on the southern side of the oval - September
  • Refurbishment of Berkeley St Building 224 - September
  • New windbreakers screens (Tennis Courts) - September
  • Sport Centre garden bed extension - August
  • Reconstruction of practice wickets - May
  • Athletics Track - The Athletics Track is being renovated, the entire facility is being pressure cleaned and significant areas of the track being resurfaced to ensure safety and provide a quality facility for years to come - March
  • Annual maintenance to Hockey Pitch - January
Completed Works - 2017
  • Tennis Court - December
  • Beaurepaire Centre – LED feature light upgrade - October
  • Hockey field – Maintenance - August
  • Nona Lee Sports Centre – Air-conditioning installation to Lazer Room and Mind Body Studio - January
Completed Works - 2016
  • Nona Lee Sport Centre – Solar panel installation - December
  • Nona Lee Sport Centre – Full squash court light replacement - December
  • Stadium lighting rectification - LED fittings - July
Completed Works - 2015
  • Squash courts repainting - December
  • New carpet installation in Mind Body Studio - COMPLETED - November
  • New hand and hair dryer installation to Beaurepaire and Sports Centre change rooms - November
  • LED lights in Beaurepaire Stairwell - COMPLETED - September
  • Basketball Stadium LED light installation - September
  • Installation of soft netting on Hockey Pitch – July