Doveton Pool in the Park Project Update
Council has recommended that the project proceed to the next step and a draft Master Plan be developed for community exhibition. The Doveton Pool in the Park Outdoor Pool and Year-Round Accessible Park project proposal, is estimated to cost $21.14 million and will require a funding commitment of at least 50 per cent from the State and Federal Governments.
Contributions from more than 500 community members, alongside a range of background assessments, have suggested that the site could include features such as:
- Pool plaza
- Sand pit beach
- Water play
- Adventure play
- Shelter for picnic and BBQ area
- Refurbished main building
These elements will be further explored with the community during the exhibition of the Draft Master Plan later this year.
Advocacy efforts are now underway.
Council endorsed the following recommendations: