East Fremantle Recreation and Community Facilities Plan


Client: Town of East Fremantle

Services: Community, Facilities, Planning, Sport

Consultants: Phillip Gray

Location: 135 Canning Highway, East Fremantle WA 6959, Australia

Completion: December 1, 2017

Partners & Stakeholders: Creating Communities


Prepared for the Town of East Fremantle, it established a strategic plan to guide future investment and management of recreation and community assets. It identified existing facilities, their use and functionality and recommended strategies to meet projected future population and demographic changes in the Town.


This project was completed in five phases involving a series of tasks in each phase:


Phase 1: Project Clarification

Project Clarification Meeting

Community Engagement Program

Review Documents

Phase 2: Assessment of Recreation and Community Facilities

Recreation and Community Facility Inventory

Analysis of Inventory


Demographic Analysis

Participation Trends

Best Practice Trends

Officer Interviews

Key Stakeholder Interviews

Organisation Surveys

Telephone Survey

On-line Survey

Progress Report

Phase 4: development of strategies and actions 

Dialogue Cafés

Analysis of Ideas and Actions

Summary of Ideas and Actions


Follow-up Discussions

Phase 5: recreation and community Facilities plan 

Preliminary Draft Plan


Stakeholder Consultation

Final Report

Presentation to Council