Council must be financially responsible and has decided to look at options for the Oval’s long term future to ensure that the interests of ratepayers are considered and protected.
To provide for the ongoing long-term viability of the Oval, Council is exploring options for the use of the Park. Some options raised in the past have included:
Some of the above proposals have been looked at in the past, and there were various levels of community consultation undertaken at the time.
Before making a decision, Council has resolved to undertake comprehensive community consultation to identify a range of options and understand the community’s preferences about the future of the Park.