Kardinia Park Stadium Trust News

SO WHAT IS A FESTIVAL OF SPORT?

Have you ever wanted to be tossed into the air like a cheerleader? What about completing an ‘obsta-cool’ course like the Ninja Warriors? Maybe you thought lawn bowls was only played by grandma and grandpa. Or that frisbee was something you just did for fun on the beach.  Think again. Geelong’s inaugural Festival of Sport... Read more

Australian Supercross Championships at GMHBA Stadium set to reach new heights

The Australian Supercross Championships at GMHBA Stadium just got bigger and more adrenaline-packed. In addition to the all-new Australian first ‘Triple Crown’ competition format and the opportunity for fans to rub shoulders with riders and teams at the Pit Party, Troy Bayliss Events has announced a host of off-road buggies and bikes to perform at... Read more

TROPHIES OF THE NATIONS FAVOURITE SPORTS AT GEELONG’S FESTIVAL OF SPORT      

Geelong’s inaugural Festival of Sport promises to be a jam-packed weekend of sport, participation and fun. On top of the opportunity to come and try an array of unique sports, fans will have the rare opportunity to view and have their photograph taken with championship trophies from some of our nation’s favourite sports. Trophies from... Read more

KARDINIA PARK TO HOST GEELONG’S INAUGURAL ‘FESTIVAL OF SPORT’

On the 6 and 7 of October, the Kardinia Park Precinct will host Geelong’s inaugural ‘Festival of Sport’ a celebration of physical activity, health, and the diversity of sport in the region. The free event will provide a showcase of the state’s best in sport, welcoming the community to Kardinia Park to participate in over... Read more

KP History – Zoo Edition

Kardinia Park sure has a rich history – did you know that it used to be home to a zoo? Back in 1903, thirty-one years after it was first proclaimed a public park (c.1872), Kardinia Park opened a zoo. The zoo hosted around 20 species of animals, and was described as a ‘magnificent reserve of... Read more

Joe Calafiore to join the Kardinia Park Stadium Trust

We are thrilled to announce that Joe Calafiore, CEO of the Transport Accident Commission (TAC), will become the newest member of the Kardinia Park Stadium Trust. Born and raised in Geelong, Mr Calafiore is strongly committed to the Geelong community and actively works towards improving the region’s future. He has a notable background in communications... Read more

GMHBA Stadium to Host Australian Supercross Championship

Dean Ferris, Troy Bayliss, Natalie Valentine and Craig Dack  Kardinia Park Stadium Trust is thrilled to announce GMHBA Stadium will be hosting the new-look Australian Supercross Championship in October. Troy Bayliss Events are teaming up with Yamaha Motor Australia to bring Victoria’s leg of the championship to Geelong on 13 October 2018. For the first... Read more

This Girl Can – Victoria & Kardinia Park Encourage Women to Have a Go

Photograph courtesy of Rachel Bach – By The White Line Photography VicHealth’s This Girl Can – Victoria campaign celebrates real women giving it a go and getting active no matter how well they do it, how they look or how sweaty they get. The campaign is about women getting active whenever, wherever and however they... Read more

One Week to go until the CEO Sleepout Gala Fundraiser

There’s only a couple of days left to get your tickets to the CEO Sleepout Fundraising Gala. Join Kardinia Park Stadium Trust CEO Michael Brown as he hosts a ‘fireside’ chat with Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland and Geelong Cats CEO Brian Cook on the Business of Sport. The night will be emceed by Tom... Read more

Rose Pirrottina Awarded as the First Geelong Female Football Administrator of the Year

Photograph courtesy of Rachel Bach – By The White Line Photography. The Kardinia Park Stadium Trust, along with Football Federation Victoria (FFV) and Geelong Region Football Committee (GRFC) awarded Rose Pirrottina of the Bell Park Soccer Club the inaugural Geelong Female Football Administrator of the Year Award. During the celebratory cocktail function, Rose delivered an... Read more
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