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What is CoA seeking?
The City of Adelaide is seeking EOI applications from community sporting organisations (including educational institutions) that can demonstrate an ability to partner with Council to deliver on the outcomes sought for the Adelaide Park Lands, which is to increase use of and access to the Park Lands.
Consistent with the Adelaide Park Lands Management Strategy, the City of Adelaide seeks the following outcomes for the Park Lands for community sport and recreation.
Shared Uses and Spaces
Well Managed Facilities
Who can apply?
Community sporting organisations (including educational institutions) that can provide diverse, community level rowing opportunities in Red Gum Park / Karrawirra (Park 12) are encouraged to apply, if they:
1. Provide for local or regional level sport, rather than elite level.
2. Can demonstrate year-round use.
3. Provide sporting activity which complements and co-exists with the informal recreational activity occurring in Red Gum Park / Karrawirra (Park 12).
4. Are not-for-profit, incorporated bodies.
5. Can operate solely or form a combined management committee possibly with sub-lessees who contribute to the diverse sporting opportunities.
7. Can demonstrate:
What are the Expression of Interest Submission Requirements?
Please read the “Expression of Interest: Row Club Red Gum Park / Karrawirra (Park 12)”
Assessment Criteria before commencing the submission process. Your submission must include the following ‘Details of Organisation’ information and should address the following assessment criteria.
DETAILS OF ORGANISATION
Submissions will be assessed on the degree to which they meet the following criteria. Applicants are required to address these criteria when preparing their submission:
The proposed use should include:
The proposed use should demonstrate:
Shared Uses and Spaces
The proposed use and associated infrastructure should consider:
The management structure (either operating solely or as a combined management committee, possibly with sub-lessees who contribute to the diverse sporting opportunities) should support the proposed activity and deliver well maintained buildings and grounds.
The proposal should demonstrate the proponent’s:
NOTE: This EOI process forms one part of the broader Park Lands Community Leasing Process. The EOI process does NOT include actual lease/licence negotiations which will be part of subsequent discussions and processes following approval of the preferred club/organisation by Council.
How do I provide my Expression of Interest?
Submit your EOI online via yoursay.cityofadelaide.com.au, or
Written Expressions of Interest can be:
Expression of Interest:
Row Club - Red Gum Park / Karrawirra (Park 12)
GPO Box 2252, Adelaide SA 5001
All applications must be received by 5.00pm, Monday 13 December 2021.
What happens after the Call closes?
After the prescribed closing date, all Expression of Interest applications will be acknowledged by the contact person via email.
All Expression of Interest applications will be reviewed and assessed against the selection criteria contained within the information pack by a review panel. Council has the final right of say to select one or none of the EOI nominations.
Please note that due to the competitive nature of this Expression of Interest process staff are unable to provide specific advice and information to applicants as this may give your application an unfair advantage over other applications.