# New turf for AAMI Park

Victoria’s award winning AAMI Park is set to undergo a full turf replacement before the commencement of the AFC Asian Cup in early 2015. turfmate caught up with the Sportsfields Coordinator, Justin Lang, to discuss the progression of the project, which began after the Victory game last Monday. The long-awaited completion of AAMI Park came in 2010, with hundreds of …

# Summer of Soccer seminar wrap up

STA Victoria recently held their ‘Summer of Soccer’ Seminar at the Kingston Soccer Club in Cheltenham. The event, sponsored by Abel Sports, was a fantastic opportunity for the Victorian turf industry to come together one last time in 2014, catch up and chat all things soccer pitches in the lead up to the AFC Asian Cup that will commence in …

# Greenvale’s new oval

Kenn Martin from McMahons is currently the project manager for the redevelopment of Greenvale Reserve’s oval number four, for Hume City Council. The project was an open council tender for the construction of a new turf wicket and Santa Ana couch oval that is used for local cricket. McMahons were shortlisted for the tender and went through many different submissions …

# Makeover for Glenferrie Oval

Hawthorn’s spiritual home Glenferrie Oval and its surrounds will be given a green makeover thanks to a $2 million water project. The Glenferrie Recreation Precinct — which includes the famous football ground, the Hawthorn Aquatic and Leisure Centre, Hawthorn Community Gardens, the Grace Park Law Tennis Club and more — received $1 million from the State Government last week to …