Project overview

The Newlyn Recreation Reserve Sports Lighting Upgrade project will upgrade the AFL oval lighting to competition standard 100 lux level, LEDs.

The project has received $185,500 funding through Sport and Recreation Victoria’s 2022-2023 Country Football and Netball Program with Newlyn Football Netball Club contributing $60,000 towards the project and Hepburn Shire Council contributing $60,000 towards the delivery of the project.

The project has a budget of $305,500 and is being delivered through a partnership between the Victorian Government, Council and the Newlyn Football Netball Club.

The upgrade of the oval sports lighting will play a vital role within the Newlyn community with the aim of increasing programming opportunities, prioritising player safety, and contributing to the sustainability of the reserve.

The project is anticipated to be completed by March 2024.

Additional project information


Newlyn Recreation Reserve, 2745 Midland Highway, Newlyn Victoria 3363




Council: $60,000

Newlyn Football Netball Club $60,000

The Victorian Government – 2022-2023 Country Football and Netball Program: $185,500

Contact Us

Have questions or want to learn more about a project, contact us below:

Name Elizabeth Atkin
Phone 5348 2306