Facility Update

Facility Update
Mar 17

Stadium expansion enters OT

Representatives of Frankston & District Basketball Association (FDBA) and Basketball Victoria met with Federal member for Dunkley Mr Chris Crewther MP who chaired a meeting yesterday (17/03/2018) with representatives from Frankston City Council to discuss overcoming the current impasse in the Frankston Basketball s... [MORE]
Facility Update
Mar 15

Basketball Victoria wants parties back at the table

A statement by Basketball Victoria The proposed development of the Bardia Avenue Stadium in Frankston remains an issue. Basketball Victoria CEO, Nick Honey has commended the Federal Member for Dunkley, Chris Crewther, for his efforts to bring the Frankston District Basketball Association and Frankston Council... [MORE]
Facility Update
Mar 12

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO DECIDE FATE OF FRANKSTON BASKETBALL STADIUM EXPANSION PROJECT

As announced on Thursday 8 March 2018 by the federal member for Dunkley, Mr Chris Crewther MP, the federal Minister for Regional Development, Territories and Local Government the Hon. Dr John McVeigh MP has issued correspondence to Frankston City Council CEO Dennis Hovenden regarding the Commonwealth government’s $4.... [MORE]
Facility Update
Dec 01

Facility Upgrade Update

As a follow up to this week's decision by Frankston City Council, read first hand which Councillors voted for walking away from fully funded $12.7million community project delivery $3 to Frankston rate payers for every $1 invested. Council walks from stadium upgrade Ratepayer Revolt Stadium redevelopment aband... [MORE]
Facility Update
Nov 28

Council walks from stadium upgrade

FRANKSTON Council has walked away from funding any part of a proposed $12.7 million upgrade of the Frankston Basketball Stadium after months of negotiations over the signing of a new lease for the stadium. Council also vowed to have $5.2 million of federal government funding and $2.5 million of state government fundin... [MORE]
Facility Update
Nov 22

FRANKSTON CITY WITHDRAW FROM STADIUM EXPANSION PROJECT

THE following is a statement from FDBA regarding the redevelopment of Frankston Stadium. [pdf-embedder url="http://fb.fdba.com.au/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2017/11/FRANKSTON-CITY-WITHDRAW-FROM-STADIUM-EXPANSION-PROJECT_.pdf" title="FRANKSTON CITY WITHDRAW FROM STADIUM EXPANSION PROJECT_"]... [MORE]
Facility Update
Nov 14

Basketball Victoria statement: Frankston Stadium faces further delays

THE following is a statement from Basketball Victoria regarding the redevelopment of Frankston Stadium. The latest round of delays associated with the Frankston Stadium redevelopment have come to Basketball Victoria’s attention. It is most concerning to see this very important infrastructure project delayed... [MORE]
Facility Update
Oct 28

FDBA Facility Expansion Statement (28/10/2017)

in response to Frankston City Council's press release 'Frankston Basketball stadium expansion project update' (27/10/2017)  It is disappointing Frankston City Council did not seek the FDBA's comment for their recent press release ('Frankston Basketball stadium expansion project update' 27/10/2017) which would have al... [MORE]