Dubbo Showground Business Review


Client: Dubbo Reginal Council

Services: Evaluation, Facilities, Planning

Consultants: Phillip Gray

Location: P.O. Box 81, Dubbo NSW 2830, Australia

Completion: August 15, 2014

Partners & Stakeholders: Graphite Architects


This study for Dubbo City Council involved comprehensive review of its current operations and business.  Subsequently, a strategic business direction was recommended and a concept master plan prepared.


The Review was conducted in four phases and the following tasks:


Phase 1: Project Clarification

1         Project clarification meeting

2          Review documents


Phase 2: Situation Analysis

1         Operational Review

2         Site Inspection

3         Key Informant Interviews

4         Demographic Analysis

5         Comparative Assessment

6         Assessment of Open Space

7         User Group Forum

8         Public Submissions


Phase 3: Concept Plan 

1         Needs Analysis

2         Brain Storm Session

3         Design Brief

4         Design Concept Plan Options

5         Public Consultation


Phase 4: Final Concept Plan and Strategic Review Report

1         Concept Plan and Report

2         Final Strategic Review Report