Elgar Park


Sector: Government

Address: 653 Elgar Road, Mont Albert

Client: Whitehorse City Council

Final($): 3.27m

Duration: March 2017 - October 2017

This City of Whitehorse appointed Harris HMC to provide a much needed sporting facility for the Kew/Box-Hill Hockey Club with a very striking architectural design. The council was focused on delivering a quality project, on time for the clubs. They also wanted a smooth, collaborative process.

The project was comprised of three components the new pavilion, the club room refurbishment and the walkway canopy and external works.

New build pavilion

  • Architecturally striking ‘curved’ design
  • New suspended slab on blockwork on footings with structural steel frame
  • New major service reticulation including water, gas, power, sewer and stormwater
  • Feature curved roof in 3 distinct waves
  • New feature façade made up of polycarb cladding, brickwork, exotec cladding and doors.
  • Internal fit-out including commercial kitchen, bathrooms, change-rooms, multi-purpose rooms and storage rooms

Existing club room refurbishments:

  • Existing club room refurbishment including demolition, strip-out and structural upgrades
  • New fitout of bathrooms, change rooms and storage areas
  • Upgrade to façades.

Walkway canopy and external works:

  • New entrance walkway canopy with curved roof
  • External paving slabs, stairs, ramps including handrails
  • Upgraded carparking and binstore