Ferrie Oval improvements

  • Project typePark improvement
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Following completion of the Toorak Road level crossing removal, the City of Stonnington is completing park reinstatement and improvement works on Ferrie Oval in Kooyong.

The planned works include:

  • Reinstating the turf oval and cricket pitch (including upgrading the drainage and irrigation)
  • New seating for spectators and casual users
  • Tree planting and landscaping
  • Improved shared paths for pedestrians and cyclists
  • New fencing to create a buffer between sports and casual users
  • New car park security/safety lighting
  • New low spill floodlighting.

Project overview

Project status In progress 
Project type Park improvements / floodlight installation
Scope of works 
  • new stormwater drainage system
  • new irrigation system
  • realigned bike path to improve rider and pedestrian safety
  • new chain mesh fence between sports field and bike path
  • new synthetic cricket wicket a goal post
  • new turf to oval (Santa Ana)
  • installation of 100 lux low-spill oval lighting (4x 15m poles)
  • installation of car park security/safety lighting
Construction timeline

January to May 2021 (park improvement works)

September 2021 to early-2022 (floodlight installation)

City of Stonnington
Project managers

Dominic Mazza (park improvement works)
P: 0438 063 058

Mr Brian Smith (floodlight installation)
P: 8290 1333

Emergency contact
(Out of hours)

8290 1333

Consultation

The park reinstatement and improvements works have been subject to consultation with the surrounding community.

Park reinstatement and improvements were adopted by Council in September 2020 and the preferred floodlight design was adopted at the 29 March 2021 Council meeting.

To view the consultation process visit the ConnectStonnington engagement hub.

Reinstatement works

Ferrie Oval reinstatement works

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View Ferrie Oval improvements design(PDF, 5MB)

Floodlight design

Floodlight design

The floodlights proposed for Ferrie Oval will be 100 lux low-spill with four 15 metres poles installed to support the lights.

The floodlight design was adopted at the 29 March 2021 Council meeting.

View Ferrie Oval floodlight design(PDF, 948KB)

Location

Ferrie Oval, Kooyong 3144  View Map

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