Major projects and works

AlburyCity is committed to providing and improving local services, facilities and community infrastructure.

The current major projects listed below are aimed at preserving and improving the city's liveability and delivering on the community's aspirations as outlined in Albury 2030.

  • close up image of the entry gates at the Albury Botanic Gardens

    Albury Botanic Gardens Perimeter Fence

    Cost: $304K   Completion: May 2017

    A new 1.8M high decorative perimeter fence is being installed around Albury's Botanic Gardens.

    Read more about Albury Botanic Gardens Perimeter Fence

  • hands clasped around coffee cup

    Cafe & Youth Space

    Cost: $1.39M   Completion: November 2016

    Works are complete on a dedicated new youth space attached to the LibraryMuseum facing into QEII Square to open later this year.

    Read more about Cafe & Youth Space

  • Train & Bus

    Hume Corridor Passenger Rail Study

    Cost: N/A   Completion: Ongoing

    The findings of a study on the Albury Wodonga - Melbourne rail line is now available and will be presented to government to support calls for funding and upgrades of service.

    Read more about Hume Corridor Passenger Rail Study

  • Kerr Road

    Kerr Road Upgrade

    Cost: 1.83M   Completion: July 2017

    The next stage of a major upgrade of Kerr Road, Thurgoona is due to commence in March 2017.

    Read more about Kerr Road Upgrade

  • Kiewa street car park full of cars

    Kiewa Street Car Park

    Cost: $4.5M (fully funded by the developer)   Completion: June 2017

    This new inner-city car park will comprise two-levels and deliver an additional 359 spaces, bringing the total capacity to 724 all-day parking spaces.

    Read more about Kiewa Street Car Park

  • Lavington Oval

    Lavington Sports Ground Redevelopment

    Cost: $8M   Completion: March 2019

    This major redevelopment will transform the Lavington Sports Ground into one of regional Australia's premier sporting facilities.

    Read more about Lavington Sports Ground Redevelopment

  • Oddies Creek Playspace

    Murray River improvements

    Cost: $5M to date   Completion: ongoing

    AlburyCity is making significant improvements to Murray River frontage and access.

    Read more about Murray River improvements

  • Existing Push Pit Site

    Push Pit and Weighbridge Construction

    Cost: $2M   Completion: October 2017

    The installation of a ‘push pit’ will cater for the general waste stream, that is, all material that cannot be recycled

    Read more about Push Pit and Weighbridge Construction

  • QEII Square public art

    QEII Square Master Plan

    Cost: $1.8M   Completion: 2020

    In early 2015, AlburyCity adopted the QEII Square Master Plan, a long-term vision to create a contemporary, vibrant and exciting inner-city space for a growing and future Albury.

    Read more about QEII Square Master Plan

  • runners and a cyclist on the wagirra trail

    Wagirra Trail

    Cost: $2.6M   Completion: Ongoing

    The Wagirra Trail is a two-metre wide shared pathway that will link Wonga Wetlands with the South Albury Trail at the Union Bridge.

    Read more about Wagirra Trail