83% support Whanganui velodrome stadium funding

83% support Whanganui velodrome stadium funding

A new poll taken in the past week shows Whanganui district residents overwhelmingly want the Government to approve a $26.3 million application to fund a velodrome stadium. The new stadium is short listed for shovel-ready project funding. The Government is expected to...
When will the Govt decide shovel-ready projects?

When will the Govt decide shovel-ready projects?

The Velodrome Update’s second newspaper advertisement has been published, pointing out Whanganui District Council’s application to the Government to fund the $26 million development of a velodrome stadium is so shovel-ready only 2 of 11 boxes are left to...
Job-rich velodrome stadium application

Job-rich velodrome stadium application

An information campaign to update Whanganui residents on the latest information behind a $26.2 million funding application for a velodrome stadium is being launched this week. The campaign, which involves newspaper advertising, social media and other activities sets...
Regional Velodrome taking shape as a community focussed multi use facility

Raising the Whanganui velodrome roof finally on track

What’s all the hoohah about a roof? Well, there’s plenty if we’re talking about the Whanganui velodrome – and it’s been going on for years. But the kerfuffle has turned into cheerleading in many quarters as plans to roof the facility...
Resource Consent Granted!

Resource Consent Granted!

Great news from the council – the resource consent for the dome has been granted and now we can push ahead with raising the remaining funds. A lot of work behind the scenes has been going on to get to this stage, and now we can start to work towards performing...