Phillip Gray

Phillip Gray
Company Director

South Australia


Phillip has worked in the leisure industry since 1977 when he joined the Department of Youth Sport and Recreation (Victoria). After four years in local government as a senior manager responsible for all recreation, leisure and community services, he established Phillip Gray and Associates, the fore runner of SGL, in 1988. With Michael King, he established both the Australian and New Zealand operations of SGL Consulting Group.

Phillip is an experienced leisure planner and management consultant who has undertaken many leisure plans, feasibility studies, business plans, management audits and prepared a number of management contracts. He has undertaken assignments in all states of Australia and New Zealand.

He brings practical advice to his assignments as a result of his involvement in two other companies. He is Managing Director of Belair Management Services, a public unlisted company which manages five public golf courses, and Chief Executive Officer of Casa Leisure which manages public nine leisure aquatic and sports centres.

Phillip has been involved in all areas of leisure planning and management and has special skills in market research, strategic planning, management planning and situation analysis.


MS (Recreation and Parks), BS, A.U.A. (Dip PE), Dip T (Sec)

Contact Details

2a Mellor Street,
West Beach SA 5024

Phone: +61 (08) 8235 0925
Mobile: +61 (04) 16 235 235


Recent Work

  • State Level Sporting Facilities Strategy Plan (SA)
  • Business Review of Adelaide Aquatic Centre (SA)
  • Strategic Review and Master Plan of City of Adelaide Golf Links (SA)
  • State Ice Sports Centre Feasibility Study (SA)
  • SA Horse Industry Strategy (SA)
  • Visitor Tracking Study (Venture Southland NZ)
  • Horsham Recreation and Sport Plan (Vic)
  • State Baseball Feasibility Study (SA)
  • Wyong Shire Beach Management Plan 2005 2015 (NSW)
  • Queenstown Events Centre Master Plan (NZ)