About recreation, sporting and leisure

Sports ground

Council provides recreation, sporting, and leisure facilities for our growing community. Our facilities include:

  • Indoor sports stadium
  • two outdoor pools in Bacchus Marsh and Ballan
  • 18 multipurpose active sportsgrounds
  • 51 tennis courts
  • An extensive shared trail network that caters for walking, jogging, and cycling
  • One BMX and three skateboard facilities
  • 13 outdoor netball courts
  • Over 2,000 ha of public open space
  • 47 accessible playspaces
  • Community grant programs, and
  • Community sport.
We plan

For our community both now and in the future by developing sporting facilities that cater for our population's growth.

We provide

Facilities and services through direct funding, shared funding, and facilitated funding arrangements.

We support

Our community, sporting groups, and clubs, by managing and maintaining local sports facilities.

We partner

With the community to ensure our recreation and leisure facilities, programs and services meet their needs. We also advocate on behalf of residents to improve local infrastructure.