Hilton Reserve Planning Study


Client: City of Fremantle

Services: Facilities, Sport

Consultants: Phillip Gray

Location: 138 lefroy street, Beaconsfield Western Australia 6162, Australia

Completion: December 16, 2009

Partners & Stakeholders: DKJ projects.architecture
Rider Levett Bucknall


Prepared for the City of Fremantle, this study reviewed the viability of co-locating four primary tenants (Bowls, Junior Football, Junior Cricket & Petanque) of the Hilton Reserve’s northern end in one multi use facility at a site to be determined (on the basis of creating a northern hub). The terms of reference also required an examination of the advantages and disadvantages of redeveloping the existing facilities.


Preparation of the Feasibility Study was undertaken in two phases with a presentation and approvals required after Phases One before proceeding to Phase Two:

Stage 1: Inception Meeting
1 Project Clarification
2 Review Reports and Studies
3 Site Inspection

Stage 2: Research
1 Demographic Analysis
2 Trends in Sport and Recreation Participation
3 Key Informant Interviews
4 Comparative Analysis
5 Siting Analysis
6 Concept Drawings
7 Draft Management Plan

Stage 3: Key Findings & Presentation
1 Preliminary Key Findings Paper
2 Presentation to City of Fremantle

1 Presentation to stakeholders
2 Technical Investigations
3 Design and Cost Estimate Options
4 Financials and Alternatives
5 Risk Assessment
6 Draft Feasibility Study
7 Final Feasibility Study