Expression of Interest (EOI) for a Contractor to review Plan of Management for Connell Park

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Bellingen Connell Park Management Committee is seeking a suitably skilled and qualified person to review and re-write the Plan of Management for Connell Park. The Plan will include consultation with users and the community to consider objectives, usage and available facilities for the next 10 years.

The EOI will detail:-

  • Your knowledge of, and ability to implement the objectives for sporting fields as in Section 36F of the Local Government Act
  • Your experience in the preparation of Plans of Management or land use/strategy planning
  • Your knowledge of the role of sport in the local community
  • Your Community Engagement Skills and Experience
  • Estimated timeframe for delivery of the Plan
  • A fee proposal

The scope of works is provided below:-

  1. A full review and re-write of the existing Plan of Management for Connell Park and a new Plan for the 2020 – 2025 time period

  2. Undertake a planning process with the Management Committee, sporting bodies and general community to recommend Objectives, Actions and Targets for the next 5 years

  3. Review the field allocation, process and management in line with the outcomes of 2 above, in conjunction with the Management Committee and on evidence based research on current and future sporting trends in the Bellingen area

  4. A detailed action plan outlining steps to improve and upgrade infrastructure based on identified needs of users and the community.

    Please send a one page proposal outlining your suitability for this position addressing the above criteria to ajoy@bellingen.nsw.gov.au by Wednesday 30 October 2019.








Bellingen Connell Park Management Committee is seeking a suitably skilled and qualified person to review and re-write the Plan of Management for Connell Park. The Plan will include consultation with users and the community to consider objectives, usage and available facilities for the next 10 years.

The EOI will detail:-

  • Your knowledge of, and ability to implement the objectives for sporting fields as in Section 36F of the Local Government Act
  • Your experience in the preparation of Plans of Management or land use/strategy planning
  • Your knowledge of the role of sport in the local community
  • Your Community Engagement Skills and Experience
  • Estimated timeframe for delivery of the Plan
  • A fee proposal

The scope of works is provided below:-

  1. A full review and re-write of the existing Plan of Management for Connell Park and a new Plan for the 2020 – 2025 time period

  2. Undertake a planning process with the Management Committee, sporting bodies and general community to recommend Objectives, Actions and Targets for the next 5 years

  3. Review the field allocation, process and management in line with the outcomes of 2 above, in conjunction with the Management Committee and on evidence based research on current and future sporting trends in the Bellingen area

  4. A detailed action plan outlining steps to improve and upgrade infrastructure based on identified needs of users and the community.

    Please send a one page proposal outlining your suitability for this position addressing the above criteria to ajoy@bellingen.nsw.gov.au by Wednesday 30 October 2019.