Blacktown Olympic Park Athletics Grandstand

This project, for Blacktown City Council at Olympic Park, was a joint Ryder/DesignInc project. Located in Blacktown the project is a public facility that aims to provide a venue and urban landmark for sporting participants in the city of Sydney's western region. The project involves a new grand stand, commercial kitchen and community function room associated with the Blacktown Olympic Park athletics track. The design incorporates two wing like roof elements which form a giant gutter, sloping directly into the featured water tank at the end of the stand. The roof sheeting were the longest of it's type at the time of construction. Sun shade elements protect the spectators from the western side of the stadium. This project was carried out for the Blacktown City Council with a value of $5m.

Year
2006

Location
New South Wales

Client
Blacktown City Council

Value
A$5M