Sugarworld Feasibility Study

Summary

Client: Cairns Regional Council

Services: Evaluation, Facilities, Sport

Consultants: Phillip Gray

Location: 119-145 Spence Street, Cairns Queensland 4870, Australia

Completion: October 5, 2010

Partners & Stakeholders: Rider Levett Bucknall
Whitewater West

Synopsis

A market analysis and financial plan was prepared for this local outdoor waterpark. The outcome was a redeveloped facility, new management arrangement and an improved financial outcome for Council.

Features

The feasibility study has three stages and five milestones as defined in the Study Brief. Tasks to achieve the milestones are:

 

STAGE 1: SITUATIONAL ANALYSIS

  1. Milestone 1:1 Appointment of Contractor & Project Inception Meeting
  2. Project Clarification
  3. Milestone 2: Planning Analysis
  4. Review Reports and Studies
  5. Project Meeting

STAGE 2: CONSULTATION & DRAFT FEASIBILITY STUDY

  1. Milestone 3: Draft Feasibility Study
  2. Operational Review
  3. Key Informant Interviews
  4. Market Research
  5. Focus Groups
  6. Demographic Analysis
  7. Comparative Assessment
  8. Industry Trends
  9. Options Report
  10. Presentation to Council
  11. Three Preliminary Draft Feasibility Studies
  12. Presentation
  13. Milestone 4: Consultation On Draft Feasibility Study
  14. Community Consultation

STAGE 3: FINALISATION OF FEASIBILITY STUDY

  1. Milestone 5: Final Feasibility Study
  2. Review of Submissions
  3. Discussion with Council

Final Feasibility Study