The Victorian Government has appointed contractor Kane Constructions to deliver the project and unveiled the initial designs for the centre.
Kane Constructions is a Victorian builder and industry leader, with a solid track record in the delivery of elite and community sporting venues across Victoria, including Stage 4 of Kardinia Park Stadium in Geelong.
Development Victoria is partnering with Sport and Recreation Victoria and the State Sport Centres Trust to manage the redevelopment project.
The upgrade will cement Parkville as the home for netball and hockey in Australia with six new indoor netball courts replacing the existing outdoor courts, a new indoor hockey facility, a high-performance strength and conditioning gym and a home for Netball Victoria and Hockey Victoria.
The redevelopment will also establish a home for the inaugural Women in Sport Leadership Centre, which will deliver Change Our Game initiatives get more women and girls participating in sport for more of their lives.