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The latest Perth Stadium news and announcements.

Stadium Station design revealed

Tuesday 17 Feb 2015

Transport Minister Dean Nalder today described it as a modern and vibrant piece of infrastructure which would complement the new Perth Stadium.

WA company wins stadium contract

Monday 09 Feb 2015

Perth-based construction company CASC has today been awarded a $30 million contract to supply formwork and concrete for the 60,000 seat new Perth Stadium.

Process to appoint stadium operator under way

Wednesday 04 Feb 2015

The procurement process to appoint the operator responsible for the day-to-day management of the 60,000 seat new Perth Stadium is now under way.

Stadium build starts

Sunday 07 Dec 2014

The first pile for the 60,000 seat new Perth Stadium was today driven into the Burswood Peninsula site and construction is now officially underway.

Stadium will be venue that puts all fans first

Thursday 30 Oct 2014

Perth’s new stadium will be one of the best in Australia for fans with disability who have special access requirements, Premier Colin Barnett said today.

Stadium Rail Project progressing on time

Tuesday 28 Oct 2014

Three proponents have advanced to the final stage of the procurement process to build the $100 million Stadium Station and associated rail infrastructure works on the Burswood Peninsula.

new Perth Stadium Management Plan endorsed

Friday 26 Sep 2014

The Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC) has endorsed the new Perth Stadium Management Plan, which was released for public comment in August.

Local business opportunities for new stadium

Monday 22 Sep 2014

The portal to advertise tenders for the construction of the new Perth Stadium and surrounding Sports Precinct is now live, offering opportunities for businesses of all sizes to play a part in the delivery of this world-class venue.

#nPS joins the world of social media

Thursday 21 Aug 2014

The new Perth Stadium is now on Twitter, Instagram and You Tube.

Last chance for footy fans to see Stadium design model at Patersons Stadium

Thursday 21 Aug 2014

WA football fans will have one last opportunity to see the new Perth Stadium design model at Patersons Stadium for this week’s West Coast vs. Melbourne match.

Sports Fans thanked as design development phase commences

Thursday 21 Aug 2014

Minister for Sport and Recreation, Terry Waldron thanked the Sports Fans User Group yesterday for their enthusiasm and commitment to the new Perth Stadium project.

Alliance to deliver rail works

Tuesday 19 Aug 2014

The Public Transport Authority will deliver the package of rail works under an Alliance contract.

Stadium Station construction tender released

Monday 28 Jul 2014

Planning for the train station and railway infrastructure to service the new Perth Stadium is well under way with the construction tender — valued at about $100 million — released today.

new Perth Stadium Management Plan - draft for public comment

Monday 28 Jul 2014

The Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC) has released for public comment the draft new Perth Stadium Management Plan prepared under clause 16 of the Metropolitan Region Scheme (MRS) to facilitate the development and operation of the new Perth Stadium Project on the Burswood Peninsula.

Winning new Perth stadium design revealed

Thursday 17 Jul 2014

The new Perth Stadium will be a world-class five-tiered stadium with roof coverage over 85 per cent of its seats, a striking bronze facade that reflects Western Australia’s unique geology, LED lights that show home sports team colours, and a wide range of ‘fans first’ facilities including two of the largest video screens in the country.

A reason to see works at the new Perth Stadium

Tuesday 03 Jun 2014

Over 13,000 runners and walkers had the opportunity to get a sneak peak of the new Perth Stadium site as they took part in last Sunday’s HBF Run for a Reason.

Stadium transport solutions on track

Monday 02 Jun 2014

A suite of works is under way to deliver an integrated transport system to manage all pedestrian, vehicle, bus and train movements to and from the new Perth Stadium.

Preferred bidder named for new Perth Stadium

Tuesday 15 Apr 2014

The contract to design, build, finance and maintain the new Perth Stadium and Sports Precinct has reached another important milestone with the naming of WESTADIUM as the preferred respondent.

Early completion of first Stadium works

Monday 24 Mar 2014

Pre-construction site works at the new Perth Stadium have finished six weeks ahead of schedule, bringing the State one step closer to the start of construction on the world-class venue.

Another step in the new Perth Stadium transport plan

Wednesday 26 Feb 2014

Road works around the new Perth Stadium are a step closer with the naming of the preferred industry bidder Lend Lease Engineering for major works along Victoria Park Drive.