Capital Works Highlights 2017/18

Playgrounds, Parks and Gardens 


Planning Phase

Works for suburban and neighbourhood parks upgrade include path upgrade, new playground, bbq, park furniture, and extensive tree planting.



  • Local Cycle Route Connection Program
    Apollo Rd to Sunshine Ave: between Taylors Lakes and Taylors Lakes Shopping Centre
  • Harvester Rd Off-Road Cycle Path
    Path to connect Sunshine Station to the Anderson Rd
  • East-West Transmission Line Cycle Path - M80 Trail to Kororoit Creek
    New off-road 3m wide concrete path from Stradbroke Drv to Percy St, St Albans; and
    On-road lane along Percy St to Main Road West, St Albans
  • On-Road Cycling Route Program
    Duke St, Sunshine (southern section)

Sports Facilities


  • Soccer Pavilion Refurbishment: Ardeer Reserve, Ardeer
    Refurbishment of soccer pavilion
  • Pavilion: Arthur Beachley Reserve 
    New sports/rugby pavilion to include change rooms, social rooms, kitchen, meeting room, first aid and public toilets
  • Sports Reserve Car Parking Upgrade: Bon Thomas Reserve
    Seal existing gravel car park at pavilion for development of a new sports pavilion and increased use of the reserve
  • Sports Ground Redevelopment: Green Gully Reserve 
    Playing Surface replacement of soccer pitch 4 including drainage, irrigation, perimeter fencing, coaches boxes 
  • Sports Ground Lighting Upgrade
    New and upgraded lighting at McKechnie Reserve Soccer 1 & Kevin Flint Oval
  • Sports Reserve Car Parking Upgrade: Keilor Park Reserve
    Seal and formalise existing gravel car park Keilor Park Sports Precinct
  • Cricket Net Replacement ProgramDempster Park Reserve
    Upgrade or replace cricket nets in sporting facilities

  • Keilor Park Sports Precinct Car Park Upgrade

Town Centres


  • St Albans Town Centre Car Park 
    Construction of at-grade car park to provide additional parking spaces (approx. 34)
  • Sunshine Town Centre - Hampshire Road Upgrade, Stage 2B
    From Devonshire Road to Brimbank Community & Civic Centre

Planning Phase

  • Errington Precinct Master Plan, Stage 4: Princess St Upgrade
    Upgrade of Princess St as a shared zone/pedestrian friendly street to connect St Albans Station and bus interchange forecourt to the Community and Performing Arts Centre
  • St Albans Town Centre - Streetscape Upgrades: Elaine Street, Stage 2  
    To improve pedestrian accessibility; create consistent pavement throughout the activity centre.

  • Albion Station - Access Improvements
    Improvements to station access for pedestrians, public transport and vehicles around Sydney St and Ballarat Rd. 

Traffic Management


  • Traffic Signals 
    Installation of 2 pedestrian crossings at Harvester Rd and Foundry Rd, Sunshine; and traffic signals and civil works at Hume Dve/Overton Lea Bvd

In Construction

  • Construction/modification of Roundabouts
    To improve safety and traffic movements at Bond Dve/Parmelia Dve intersection

Planning Phase

  • Modified T-intersection Treatments
    Improve safety of traffic movements Dickson St/Gertrude St intersection, Sunshine

  • Roadworks
    Browne Avenue, Denton Ave to Furlong Rd, St Albans

    Byrne Street, Railway Pde to Poole St, Deer Park

    Cleveland Street, Disraeli St to Main Rd West, St Albans

    Conrad Street, Theodore St to East Esplanade, St Albans

    Cumberland Street, Phoenix St to Suffolk Rd, Sunshine North

    Cynthia Court, Catherine Drv to ends, Hillside

    Davey Street, Young St to Collenso St, Sunshine West

    Erebus Street, Queensbury St to Spence St, Keilor Park

    Fraser Street, Western end to Change of seal at # 27/33, Sunshine

    Fremont Parade, Austral Pl (#27) to Dinnell St, Sunshine West

    Galena Crescent, Kuring Drv to Paraburdoo La, Kings Park

    Heron Avenue, Furlong Rd to Tania St, Sunshine North

    Hibiscus Drive, Oleander Drv to O'Brien Drv, St Albans

    Kerry Court, Browne Ave to end, St Albans

    Lachlan Road, Gum St to western end, Sunshine West

    Lancelot Court, Paraburdoo La to end, Kings Park

    Lillypilly Crescent, Grevillea Rd to Rex St, Kings Park

    Marcellin Court, Ballarat Rd to End, Deer Park

    Oleander Drive, Hibiscus Drv to change of seal at #90, St Albans

    Paringa Drive, Wahgunyah Drv to Main Rd East, St Albans

    Perth Avenue, Selwyn St to Ballarat Rd service road, Albion

    Pottenger Way, Browne Ave to end, St Albans

    Redbank Court, Nariel Rd (change of seal) to End, Kings Park

    Station Place, Monash St to Withers St, Sunshine

    Tamar Drive, Warrington Cr to Billingham Rd, Deer Park

    Wendy Way, Oldfield Str to Lachlan Rd, Sunshine West

    Young Street, Bell St to Ridgeway Pde, Sunshine West