Victoria Park Leases: Main Grandstand and Bookmakers

Consultation has concluded

The Italian Eatery & The Velo Precinct is seeking to apply for a 9 year 11 month lease over community land, that being, a portion of Victoria Park /Pakapakanthi.

In 2012 Council undertook expressions of interest with the intent to reactivate vacant buildings located in Victoria Park /Pakapakanthi. Applications were assessed against a criteria that focused on activation, community benefit and overall sustainability. This year we commenced with lease negotiations with the successful applicants, The Italian Eatery for the Victoria Park Bookmakers League and Entrance Gates site (referred to as Bookmakers) and The Velo Precinct for the Victoria Park Main Grandstand (Basement).

Before we can approve a lease greater than 5 years over Community Land, we are required to consult with you to gather your comments, thoughts and feedback on this proposal.

Project Information
  • Read through the documents in the 'Related Documents' section on the right-hand side for background information on this project.
  • View the FAQs section on the right-hand side for commonly asked questions about this project.
The Italian Eatery & The Velo Precinct is seeking to apply for a 9 year 11 month lease over community land, that being, a portion of Victoria Park /Pakapakanthi.

In 2012 Council undertook expressions of interest with the intent to reactivate vacant buildings located in Victoria Park /Pakapakanthi. Applications were assessed against a criteria that focused on activation, community benefit and overall sustainability. This year we commenced with lease negotiations with the successful applicants, The Italian Eatery for the Victoria Park Bookmakers League and Entrance Gates site (referred to as Bookmakers) and The Velo Precinct for the Victoria Park Main Grandstand (Basement).

Before we can approve a lease greater than 5 years over Community Land, we are required to consult with you to gather your comments, thoughts and feedback on this proposal.

Project Information
  • Read through the documents in the 'Related Documents' section on the right-hand side for background information on this project.
  • View the FAQs section on the right-hand side for commonly asked questions about this project.
Consultation has concluded
  • Consultation Outcome

    over 4 years ago

    A report was presented to Council in September 2014 regarding a decision on granting the applications for leases over Community Land. In its capacity as lessor, Council approved the leases in principle according to to the terms and conditions as outlined in the Park Land Lease Agreement.

    A copy of the report and the collated submissions can be viewed below:

    A report was presented to Council in September 2014 regarding a decision on granting the applications for leases over Community Land. In its capacity as lessor, Council approved the leases in principle according to to the terms and conditions as outlined in the Park Land Lease Agreement.

    A copy of the report and the collated submissions can be viewed below: