Torquay Bowls Club Redevelopment (2014)
The Torquay Bowls Club redevelopment was officially opened in March 2014.
Member for South Barwon Andrew Katos officially opened the Torquay Bowls Club (TBC) on 7 March 2014, marking the completion of a $1.75 million redevelopment and the delivery of new community hub for the region. Read the media release here.
The project has provided new facilities for the TBC’s growing membership and a home for community organisations, including the Torquay RSL sub-branch
The project was supported by GORCC, the land manager, as the site is situated on Crown land. GORCC auspiced the grant on behalf of the TBC, who worked closely with the Torquay RSL Sub - branch. The project is was overseen by a ‘redevelopment team’ comprising the TBC, Regional Development Victoria, GORCC and Surf Coast Shire representatives.
The planning process was funded by a State Government grant of $1.5 million which was announced by the Member for South Barwon, Andrew Katos. This grant was supported by more than $200,000 contributed by the TBC itself and more than $25,000 of in kind support from GORCC
The plan was developed by Insite Architects and construction was undertaken by Lyons Construction.