NSW Govt signs off on $2bn ANZ Stadium and Allianz Stadium projects

Monica Gameng   |   November 26, 2017

The New South Wales Government has signed off on the plans to demolish and rebuild the ANZ Stadium at Sydney Olympic Park and the Allianz Stadium at Moore Park, with both projects to cost approximately $2 billion.

Works on Allianz Stadium will include demolishing and rebuilding the stadium to create a 45,000-seat facility. This project is said to cost $705 million, and will begin major works in 2018.

On the other hand, ANZ Stadium is going to be demolished and rebuilt to have a capacity of about 80,000 seats and will feature a retractable roof. Works on the Allianz Stadium is expected to cost $1.25 billion, with major works to begin in 2019 after the 2019 NRL grand finals.

The rebuilding of Allianz Stadium is expected to be completed by 2019, while works on ANZ Stadium are expected to take up to 3 years to complete.

Both projects are expected to be put out to tender soon.

What do you think of these two stadium projects? Share your thoughts below in the comments section.

Don’t forget to subscribe to Felix Project News today to get the latest industry news and project updates – including updates on the ANZ Stadium and Allianz Stadium projects – straight to your inbox.

Source: Four Four Two, SBS, News.com.au, The Australian

Monica Gameng
As Felix's Marketing Assistant since 2015, Monica is responsible for researching and sharing new and progressing projects within the construction and mining sectors in Australia. It's no surprise that Monica has her finger on the pulse of Australian major projects given she has produced more than 1,000 posts. She truly is an industry expert.
Follow me:

Related Articles

Managing contractor for $250m North Queensland Stadium announced

Watpac Constructions has been named as the managing contractor for the $250 million North Queensland Stadium. According to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, the project is expected to involve up to 2,000 Townsville locals in contracts relating to the construction of the stadium.

Construction commences on $250m North Queensland Stadium

The first sod has been turned, signalling the beginning of construction on the $250 million North Queensland Stadium in Townsville.

EOIs open for Managing Contractor of $250m North Queensland Stadium

Game on for the title of the $250 million North Queensland Stadium Managing Contractor, with Expressions of Interest opening today to deliver the stadium in time for the 2020 NRL season. 

Get the latest project news

Formerly known as the PlantMiner blog, Felix Project News is Australia's top 10 Construction blog.

Join thousands of construction and mining pros getting the best content right in their inbox.

✓ updates on Australia's pipeline of state and federal projects

✓ fresh contract awards from major contractors and builders

Complete the form to get started