City of Wanneroo Capital Works Budget highlights multi-million dollar projects

The City of Wanneroo has allocated $almost $10.34 million for its civic centre expansion in the 2017-18 Capital Works Budget. PIcture: Martin Kennealey
The City of Wanneroo has allocated $almost $10.34 million for its civic centre expansion in the 2017-18 Capital Works Budget. PIcture: Martin Kennealey

ONGOING expansion of the Wanneroo Civic Centre, sports facilities and coastal protection works are among the City of Wanneroo’s multi-million dollar capital works projects for 2017-18.

The 2017-18 Capital Works Budget included almost $10.34 million to continue the civic centre expansion, with $335,505 carried forward (cf) from this financial year.

There was also $2.65 million to continue the Yanchep SLSC building and $2.95 million for coastal protection works in Quinns Rocks.

The recreation and sport program includes more than $4.21 million for Kingsway Regional Sporting Complex upgrades, $3.26 million for the Yanchep playing fields and clubrooms, plus $2.45 million for the Butler district open space.

The biggest transport project is a $2.33 million upgrade to Mirrabooka Avenue in Darch and Landsdale, with $1.54 million of that from a State grant.

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ALEXANDER HEIGHTS
Adult Daycare Centre upgrades $571,000; Community Centre playground enclosure $30,000.

ALKIMOS
Leatherback Park floodlights $210,000 inc grant/contributions.

BANKSIA GROVE
Sports ground design $2.82m; Grandis Park skate park $608,000; Flynn Drive upgrade design $503,507; Pinjar Road widening $400,000 inc grant; conservation area maintenance $58,000.

BUTLER
Butler North playing fields $2.45m inc grant; Marmion Avenue widening $860,000 and landscaping $10,000.

CARABOODA
Old Yanchep Road guide posts and upgrades $665,000 inc grant.

CARRAMAR
Golf course reticultation replacement $580,000, upgrade $206,250 and mainline sewer connection design $150,000; Houghton Park BMX track $8561cf.

CLARKSON
Marmion Avenue/Neerabup Road slip lane $800,000 grant; Connolly Drive widening $231,952cf; Riverlinks Park amenities and carpark $203,500 ($120,968cf); Walyunga Boulevard bus bay $150,000; Hester Avenue landscaping $115,000; Neerabup Road upgrade $88,729cf; Hannford Way sump fees $5000cf.

DARCH
Mirrabook Avenue upgrade $2.33m inc grant; Appleby Park maintenance $33,000 and design $25,750.

GIRRAWHEEN
Hudson Park clubrooms $568,000 ($38,000cf), carpark $125,000, multisport court conversion $80,000 and upgrades $44,107cf; Mirrabooka Avenue traffic treatment design $200,000 and anti-skid treatment $85,345cf; Marangaroo Drive path $125,000 inc Black Spot funding; Hainsworth Park fitness equipment $45,000; Seniors Community Centre PA system $10,000.

GNANGARA
Ross Street street lights $20,000; Badgerup Road guide posts $10,000 inc grant.

KOONDOOLA
Moorhead Park design and development $275,750; Marangaroo Drive path $270,000 inc grant; Peace Park development $198,931 ($26,931cf); Koondoola/Houghton parks paths $170,000; Shelvock Park fencing $36,000, fitness equipment $29,000 and changerooms design $29,000; Koondoola Avenue roundabout upgrade $30,000cf; Community Centre landscaping $15,000.

LANDSDALE
Hardcastle Park development $420,360 ($319,235cf); Abbotswood Drive traffic treatments $350,000; Rayner Drive path $145,000; Warradale Park universal access toilet $60,000; Trentham Park design $60,000.

MADELEY
Kingsway Olympic clubrooms compliance $2.15m (29,948cf), Little Athletics building $690,000, netball floodlights $504,000 and toilets upgrade $145,000 ($45,000cf), CCTV $217,700 ($150,000cf grant), Indoor Stadium modifications $75,000 and asset renewal $94,000, fenced dog area $100,000, aquatic playspace $100,000, Wanneroo City soccer clubrooms $80,000, building renewal $45,000, baseball clubrooms upgrade $10,000cf; Southern Suburbs Library $333,792 ($33,792cf); Kingway traffic treatment design $820,000 inc grant.

MARANGAROO
Golf course upgrade $206,250 and mainline sewer connection design $150,000; Hepburn Avenue anti-skid treatment $123,175cf; John Moloney Park floodlight design $50,000 and cricket wickets upgrade $20,000.

MARIGINIUP
Neaves Road upgrades $225,000 and guide posts $20,000 grant.

MERRIWA
Connolly Drive widening $130,626cf; Addison Park floodlights $60,000.

MINDARIE
Anchorage Drive traffic treatment design $28,060cf; Abbeville Park changerooms design $10,000.

NEERABUP/NOWERGUP
Industrial estate offset package $1.25m ($611,250cf), NIA development $955,000, road upgrades $600,000, entry statement $52,168cf; Flynn Drive works $483,192 and landscaping $42,000cf; Wesco Road reconstruction $380,000.

PINJAR
Pinjar Park contaminated site works $1.16m ($562,000cf); Old Yanchep Road upgrade $220,534cf; environmental offset sites $85,000.

QUINNS ROCKS
Coastal protection works $2.95m; Caravan park upgrade $671,359 ($171,359cf); Surf Life Saving Club/Community Centre $411,498cf; SLS observation tower $150,000 inc grant; Gumblossom Community Centre seniors lounge $55,000 and hardcourt upgrades $50,200; Gumblossom Park softball batting cages and storage $43,000 and carpark upgrade design $20,000; foreshore signs $19,000cf.

RIDGEWOOD
Ridgewood Reserve clubrooms extension $379,541 ($124,541cf) and drainage pipes retrofit into lake $40,000.

TAPPING
Jimbub Reserve drainage $161,823 ($151,823cf); Alvarez Park fitness equipment $30,000.

TWO ROCKS
Sovereign Drive beach access $400,000 grant; Fire station expansion $125,750; Two Rocks Road/Lookout Drive streetlights design $83,280cf; The Spot track upgrade $50,000; Bower Grove fence replacement $25,000; Charnwood Park sport field masterplan $10,000.

WANGARA
Motivation Drive contaminated site works $949,000 ($599,000cf); drainage upgrade $650,000; Buckingham Drive rehabilitation $481,724 inc grant; Hartman Drive rehabilitation $363,117 inc grant; Gnangara Road realignment design $17,556 and path $16,000.

WANNEROO
Civic Centre extension $10.34m ($335,505cf); Aquamotion asset renewal $700,021 ($48,493cf) and modifications $41,500; Badgerup Lake rehabilitation $412,000; Edgar Griffiths Park clubrooms design $400,000, water main extension $150,000 and oval extension/floodlights $69,000; Lake Joondalup Park clubrooms design $362,000 and carpark design $82,000; Showground tennis courts renewal $179,502cf; Sports and Social Club shed/toilets design $156,625 ($22,625cf); Yellagonga Regional Park stormwater drainage upgrade $150,000; Skate park floodlights $120,000; Elliot Road path upgrade $105,000; Margaret Cockman Pavilion insulation $75,000; Showground fence upgrade $53,360; Dundebar Rd subdivision $49,769cf; Frederick Street path $45,000; Trichet Road street lights $30,000; WLCC sign replacement $20,000; Scenic Park petanque pitch $18,000.

YANCHEP
Surf Life Saving Club $2.65m ($508,420cf); YAOS sports amenities building $2.21m ($210,023cf), playing fields development $1.05m and oval groundworks $15,600cf; Mary Lindsay Homestead redevelopment $1.61m ($468,083cf) and public open space $400,000cf; Picnic Cove park development $469,141; Moorpark Ave land acquisition $112,025 ($72,025cf); Old Yanchep Road road reserve design $75,000; Yanchep Lagoon path $50,000; Fisherman’s Hollow dune restoration $43,000; Lynton Park development $25,750.

The budget includes $2.65 million to continue building the Yanchep Surf Life Saving Club. Picture: Martin Kennealey d471148