Carss Park Recreation Needs Study

Summary

Client: Georges River Council

Location: PO Box 205, Hurstville BC NSW 2220, Australia

Completion: January 19, 2015

Synopsis

Prepared by SGL for Kogarah City Council, the Study was to establish:

  • The financial performance of the existing Carss Park complex, taking into account all income and costs.
  • The current and likely future needs of the community with regard to the provision of a multipurpose community facility, capable of supporting low level indoor recreational activities.
  • The current and likely future needs of the community with regard to the provision of an indoor community group meeting place.
  • The suitability of the site of the existing aquatic centre, in social planning and demographic terms, to accommodate the proposed facility.

Features

The Recreation Needs Study has been prepared in three phases, involving a series of tasks:

 

Phase 1: Project Clarification

Project Clarification Meeting

Phase 2: Situation Analysis

Council Officer Interviews

Review Documents

Operational Review

Demographic Analysis

Participation Trends

Industry Trends

Inventory of Facilities

Benchmarking

Phase 3: Reporting 

Demand Analysis

Presentation 

Presentation and Revision

Final Report