LABOR GOVERNMENT DELIVERING ON ITS COMMITMENTS IN DRYSDALE

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering on its promise to give Drysdale the world-class sporting precinct it deserves.

Today, Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville announced the Labor Government is getting on with the job of building the Drysdale Sports Precinct, confirming $3.5 Million funding for the important project.

The Labor Government is committed to giving all Victorians access to safe, modern sport and recreation facilities. Labor promised Drysdale the best precinct, and that’s what the government is delivering.

The Drysdale Sports Precinct stage one works will deliver a flagship football and cricket oval, additional multi-use fields, lighting for longer training sessions and important club functions, and a relocatable pavilion. Cricket nets, car parking and fencing are also planned.

The Labor Government is listening to local sports clubs, who want the best facilities so that they can expand their operations and attract more members than ever before. The Labor Government’s investment means Drysdale’s Football, Cricket and Soccer clubs can reach for the skies.

Drysdale is a growing community, and the Drysdale Sports Precinct will give locals the incentive they need to enjoy the benefits of a healthy and active lifestyle.

The Labor Government’s $100 Million Community Sports Infrastructure Fund is giving communities all over Victorianthe world-class facilities they deserve.

Quotes Attributable to Member for Bellarine, Lisa Neville:

“The Drysdale community loves it sport. This great new precinct will give all budding players, coaches and supporters a base they can be proud of.”

“The Drysdale Sports Precinct represents a key election commitment of Labor’s. We keep all our promises.

Quotes Attributable to Minister for Sport, John Eren:

“We want all Victorians to have access to the best sporting¬†facilities, because it means more Victorians will enjoy the benefits of a healthy and happy lifestyle.”¬†