Investment $46.4 million
This will develop sports facilities and encourage everyone in the community to get active.
What will the money be used for?
This investment includes:
Better Indoor Stadiums Fund
$22 million for the Better Indoor Stadiums Fund to build and upgrade multi-use stadiums, meaning more basketball, netball and volleyball players will be able to take to the court where they want - and when they want.
Country Football Netball Program
$8 million to support country football and netball clubs to develop essential facilities through rural, regional and outer‑metropolitan councils.
Other initiatives in the Budget include:
Kardinia Park Stadium Trust
$14 million for the establishment of the Kardinia Park Stadium Trust to oversee the development and use of Simonds Stadium and car parks located within Kardinia Park.
Sustainable Hunting Action Plan
$5.3 million for development of a Sustainable Hunting Action Plan to promote responsible hunting and improve hunting opportunities within Victoria.