Major projects and works

We're working hard to make Albury a city we're all proud to call home.

Here's some of the projects we're working on that will not only enhance our city's liveability but will help us deliver on your aspirations as outlined in Albury 2030.

  • Aircraft on tarmac

    Albury Airport Precinct Expansion

    Cost: $625,000   Completion: June 2020

    In 2019-2020 we'll commence Stage 1 of the general aviation western precinct expansion as well replace the runway lights.

    Read more about Albury Airport Precinct Expansion

  • Artists impression of new convention wing

    Albury Entertainment Centre improvements

    Cost: $18.5M   Completion: June 2020

    A major upgrade to sound and lighting equipment and technology, a new theatre roof and design plans for an expansion of the convention wing are planned for 2019-20.

    Read more about Albury Entertainment Centre improvements

  • River precinct

    Albury Riverside Precinct

    Cost: $4.7M   Completion: July 2021

    This multi-million dollar project will provide spectacular riverside experiences including boardwalks, a floating dock, car parking, lighting, landscaping and new pathways along the river’s edge behind the Albury Swim Centre.

    Read more about Albury Riverside Precinct

  • machiney on site at waste management centre

    Albury Waste Management Centre Improvements

    Cost: $2.2M   Completion: June 2020

    We’re working on a series of projects to make our waste management centre even more efficient, environmentally-friendly and easier to use for customers.

    Read more about Albury Waste Management Centre Improvements

  • Art and Cultural Projects 2019-20

    Cost: $215,000   Completion: June 2020

    Our commitment to enhancing the natural beauty of our place through public art continues into the new financial year.

    Read more about Art and Cultural Projects 2019-20

  • Australia Parka

    Australia Park Carparking Project

    Cost: $685,000   Completion: April 2020

    Construction of car park Australia Park

    Read more about Australia Park Carparking Project

  • Mattresses ready for recycling

    Construction and Demolition Recycling Facility Construction

    Cost: $4.5M   Completion: 2020

    Albury City Council recently received $2,021,947 million as part of the NSW Environment Protection Authority’s Major Resource Recovery Infrastructure Grant Program.

    Read more about Construction and Demolition Recycling Facility Construction

  • Bungambrawartha Creek

    Creek Protection Works

    Cost: $1M   Completion: June 2020

    We’re tackling a serious erosion problem that’s threatening the mouth of the Bungambrawartha Creek, where it enters the Murray River near the Albury Swim Centre.

    Read more about Creek Protection Works

  • EasternCirc250

    Eastern Circuit Park Upgrade

    Cost: $240,000   Completion: November 2019

    Improvements to Eastern Circuit Park including play equipment with shade, skate/scooter elements , pathways, seating and tree planting

    Read more about Eastern Circuit Park Upgrade

  • Endeavour

    Endeavour Park Upgrades

    Cost: $90,000   Completion: October 2019

    Park and play area improvements at Endeavour Park including shade, pathways and extension to outdoor basketball area.

    Read more about Endeavour Park Upgrades

  • squirrel gliders in nesting box

    Environmental Lands Strategy, Planning and Maintenance

    Cost: $400,000   Completion: June 2020

    The 2019-20 budget allocates funds to kick off an exciting new era for the management of Albury’s environmental lands.

    Read more about Environmental Lands Strategy, Planning and Maintenance

  • Streambank

    Environmental Streambank Works

    Cost: $200,000   Completion: September 2021

    Weed removal, streambank revetment works and revegetation between Union Bridge and Oddies Creek

    Read more about Environmental Streambank Works

  • Glen Park 250

    Glen Park Sportsfield Lighting Upgrade

    Cost: $249,000   Completion: December 2019

    The installation four sportsfield light poles and LED lights to increase the lit training area at Glen Park

    Read more about Glen Park Sportsfield Lighting Upgrade

  • views of the gardens, lawns and outlook at Glenmorus Gardens

    Glenmorus Memorial Gardens improvements

    Cost: $345,000   Completion: June 2020

    More car parking, better access and improvements to the facility to provide a more comfortable and welcoming appearance for visitors are planned during 2019-2020.

    Read more about Glenmorus Memorial Gardens improvements

  • WFO

    Hovell Tree Park - Wood Fired Oven Improvements

    Cost: $503,000   Completion: June 2020

    Upgrade and expansion of the Wood Fired Oven at Hovell Tree Park.

    Read more about Hovell Tree Park - Wood Fired Oven Improvements

  • concept design of new seating

    Improved seating for spectators

    Cost: $340,000   Completion: June 2020

    Spectators to the Les O'Brien Athletics Precinct will be able to sit and watch the action with terrace seating to be built alongside the main straight.

    Read more about Improved seating for spectators

  • JC King 250x165

    JC King Park - Sports Pavilion Project

    Cost: $2M   Completion: July 2019

    Construction of a new sport pavilion and associated amenities at JC King Park

    Read more about JC King Park - Sports Pavilion Project

  • Inside image of stadium

    Lauren Jackson Sports Centre Upgrade

    Cost: $7M   Completion: TBC

    This financial year we'll undertake detailed investigations and planning for Stage 1 upgrades to ensure our facility is bought up modern standards and accessible for all users.

    Read more about Lauren Jackson Sports Centre Upgrade

  • aerial view overlooking main oval

    Lavington Sports Ground Redevelopment

    Cost: $19.6M   Completion: 2021-2022

    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

  • Aerial footage of Leachate Ponds at the Albury Waste Management Centre

    Leachate Treatment Plant Facility - Albury Waste Management Centre

    Cost: $2M   Completion: December 2019

    A project that aims to treat the leachate at the Landfill to a level that will allow the treated leachate to be discharged to the local sewerage system.

    Read more about Leachate Treatment Plant Facility - Albury Waste Management Centre

  • Image of child at the LibraryMuseum kidspace

    Library upgrade

    Cost: $465,000   Completion: June 2019

    We're giving our Kidspace at the library will a welcome makeover to add colour and flexibility with a focus on improving interactivity.

    Read more about Library upgrade

  • Monument MP

    Monument Hill Upgrades

    Cost: $800,000   Completion: December 2019

    We'll soon start extensive landscaping works as part of a long-term plan to upgrade and beautify Monument Hill.

    Read more about Monument Hill Upgrades

  • River precinct

    Murray River Experience Projects

    Cost: $10M (50% Grant funded)   Completion: 2021

    We'll continue to progress a number of projects to enhance our riverside experiences between Oddies Creek Park and Wonga Wetlands.

    Read more about Murray River Experience Projects

  • NewNorCarPark

    Noreuil Park Improvements

    Cost: $1.2M   Completion: November 2019

    Improvements are underway at Noreuil Park Foreshore. Stage 2 works have commenced and include an expansion of the carpark and additional pathways.

    Read more about Noreuil Park Improvements

  • Northern Valley Development at the Landfill

    Cost: $1.7M   Completion: September 2019

    The construction of a new area will have a capacity in excess of 100,00 cubic metres, meaning that waste can be continued to be disposed of for a number of years.

    Read more about Northern Valley Development at the Landfill

  • Bridge location from Oddies

    Oddies Creek Park Linking Footbridge

    Cost: $172,000   Completion: September 2020

    The Regional Growth, Tourism and Environment Fund project involves the construction of footbrige linking Oddies Creek Park to Australia Park

    Read more about Oddies Creek Park Linking Footbridge

  • exterior of the historic pump house

    PumpHouse Creative Enterprises, Maker Space and Residency Program

    Cost: $1.3M   Completion: 2020

    We've secured $1.3M from the NSW Government’s Regional Cultural Fund to upgrade two residences to improve the city’s artist accommodation and to transform the heritage listed Pump House at Water Works into a Maker Space.

    Read more about PumpHouse Creative Enterprises, Maker Space and Residency Program

  • 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

  • concept design of skate park

    Regional Skate Park - Detailed Design

    Cost: $2.5M   Completion: June 2020

    The budget allocation will enable detailed designs to be developed for the proposed Albury Regional Skate Park in David Street.

    Read more about Regional Skate Park - Detailed Design

  • Working on mediums in Wagga Road

    Road upgrades 2019-2020

    Cost: $15.4M   Completion: June 2020

    We're investing millions of dollars in 2019-20 on maintaining and improving the city’s roads and drains as well as planning for new roads in our growth corridor.

    Read more about Road upgrades 2019-2020

  • Solar Panels at the Landfill

    Solar Project at the Albury Waste Management Centre

    Cost: Fully funded by partners   Completion: May 2019

    We're working in partnership LMS Energy and Joule Energy to install 4,000 solar panels at the Albury Waste Management Centre which will produce enough energy to power approximately 400 homes.

    Read more about Solar Project at the Albury Waste Management Centre

  • Image of a light globe and dollar symbol indicating cost savings

    Southern Lights Project

    Cost: $2M   Completion: June 2020

    We're working towards a cleaner, greener and more energy-efficient future by replacing our street lights with state-of-the-art LED lighting.

    Read more about Southern Lights Project

  • two women in library

    Stocking the shelves to meet growing demand

    Cost: $200,000   Completion: June 2020

    We'll invest in ensuring that our library shelves are replenished with new stock to meet growing community needs.

    Read more about Stocking the shelves to meet growing demand

  • fitness zone

    Stronger Country Communities Fund Projects

    Cost: $1.5M (Grant Funded)   Completion: June 2020

    The NSW Government Stronger Country Communities Fund has provided funding to eleven projects. Here we list all the projects that will be completed using this and Council funding.

    Read more about Stronger Country Communities Fund Projects

  • Wagirra@Wonga

    Wagirra Trail Extension - Wonga Wetlands

    Cost: $2.4M   Completion: July 2021

    This project will result in an additional 12kms of sealed pathway extending behind Wonga Wetlands. Works are underway and when complete, the trail is expected to be one of the city's greatest assets for both locals and visitors to Albury.

    Read more about Wagirra Trail Extension - Wonga Wetlands

  • Flushing of a water main

    Water and Sewerage Projects 2019-2020

    Cost: $16.4M   Completion: June 2020

    Our 2019-2020 Budget proposes significant upgrades to our water and sewer infrastructure to ensure a reliable supply of clean, safe drinking water and an efficient and effective sewer system.

    Read more about Water and Sewerage Projects 2019-2020

  • Birds

    Wonga Wetlands Visitor Education & Experience Centre

    Cost: $1.1M   Completion: June 2021

    Construction of a visitor education and experience centre at Wonga Wetlands as part of the Regional Growth, Environment and Tourism Fund - Murray River Experience Projects.

    Read more about Wonga Wetlands Visitor Education & Experience Centre