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[…]

Opera Australia – Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour

Tim Long was engaged as a Producer to assist in the delivery of Opera Australia’s 2017 production of Carmen. What was first seen as a bold, expensive experiment in 2013, Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour has now become an international tourist icon, drawing crowds from all over the world to experience the grandeur of opera in[…]

National Football Stadium Papua New Guinea

Hawkridge Entertainment Services led the team that successfully opened the National Football Stadium in Papua New Guinea on February 6th, 2016. The 15,000-seat Stadium includes 3,000 permanent seats located in a Western Grandstand and 11,500 lightweight seats located in the other areas. There are also plans to eventually expand the Stadium to have an ultimate[…]

The Concourse, Chatswood

The Concourse Theatre, in fact the entire complex, its facilities and management are superb… We would love to return!” Wayne Eagling, Artistic Director, English National Ballet Willoughby City Council engaged Tim Long to represent the Performing Arts in the client team responsible for the design of $171m The Concourse Project. In addition he was responsible[…]