Panel Member of the Regional Cultural Fund

Tim Long represented Infrastructure NSW on the Create NSW Regional Cultural Fund panel for both Round One and Two. The Regional Cultural Fund was established by the NSW Government to support the development of cultural infrastructure in regional NSW that enables bold, exciting and diverse arts and cultural activities. Through the investment of $100 million,[…]

Visiting Sporting Teams Market Analysis

The study investigated the likelihood of sporting teams, squads and individuals from Asia and the Pacific regions utilising the facilities at the International Centre for Training Excellence and the Blacktown International Sports Park. It was delivered through a strategic analysis of the potential markets and subsequently discussions with a selection of representatives from various teams,[…]

Feasibility for Ryde Central Performance Space

Tim Long from Hawkridge Entertainment Services was engaged by Ryde City Council in NSW to complete a feasibility study to examine the most appropriate performance space for the Ryde Central Project at Top Ryde. The project was delivered across four reports: Evidence Paper; Discussion Paper; Options Paper; and Feasibility Report.

Wellington Museum Feasibility Study (NZ)

Hawkridge Entertainment Services partnered with Frank Howarth and Associates to deliver a Feasibility Study for Museums Wellington. The organisation is currently considering the next phase of development for the Wellington Museum following on from stage one – The Attic. The team was engaged to review the project which encompasses upgrading of the remaining levels of[…]

Blacktown International Sports Park – Blacktown City Council

Hawkridge Entertainment Services have been engaged by Blacktown City Council to perform the role of Strategic Advisor for the International Centre for Training Excellence (ICTE) Project at Blacktown International Sports Park. BISP’s founding legacy is from the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. The facilities for baseball, softball and athletics were constructed and used for the Games[…]

Blue Mountains City Council

Hawkridge Entertainment Services was engaged to undertake an Audit and assessment of Bookable Cultural Facilities and Venues to inform the BMCC Community Facilities Strategy. This included the following: An audit and assessment of 28 spaces including their fitness for purpose and needs assessment for future demand for community and cultural; Delivery of a Report outlining[…]

Southern Expansion FC

The Southern Expansion FC is a new Football Club who are aiming to join the National competition as an A-League franchise in the near future. Hawkridge Entertainment Services were engaged to undertake a comprehensive audit of potential venues in the South Western region of Sydney. Following the audit, the team developed a strategy for moving[…]

Western Sydney Stadium

Hawkridge Entertainment Services recently consulted to the Lendlease Tender Bid giving specialist operational and design advice for the new Western Sydney Stadium (Parramatta Stadium redevelopment). In December 2016, Lendlease was named as the contractor to deliver the new Stadium, on behalf of Infrastructure NSW. The $300 million stadium redevelopment project will bring Western Sydney a[…]

Western Sydney Performing Arts Centre

The Western Sydney Performing Arts Centre is a new multi-purpose entertainment complex located in the heart of Western Sydney. This unique and exciting venue will create a hub for the Arts, culture and entertainment bringing new events to the region.The flexible and efficient design will allow multiple modes of operation including a 2,000-seat proscenium arch[…]