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The Wonthaggi Recreation Reserve has been lit up with the official opening of the new lighting project held on Friday, 26 June.
The $227,000 project was courtesty of Bass Coast Shire Council, Wonthaggi Power Football Netball Club and the State Government as part of an election commitment from the former Member for Bass, Honourable Ken Smith MLA.
At the opening, Hovell Ward Councillor, Neil Rankine, said the lighting project will greatly improve the facility.
“These lights now provide the ground with well-lit facilities which not only meet the Australian Standards for night time competition, but exceed the 100Lux level and have achieved a light level of over 130Lux,” Cr Rankine said.
“Training for the users of this ground has become a lot more productive as result of the lighting and the safety and skill development has...Read more from this release