Coogee Oval is a rugby and cricket ground located in the Sydney suburb of Coogee. The venue is home of the Randwick Rugby Union Club in Winter and Randwick-Petersham Cricket Club is Summer. One side of the ground is fully seated with terracing and a TV tower behind it, with a grandstand/dressing rooms in the corner. In winter, temporary stands and temporary corporate facilities boost the capacity to around 3,000. It's usually standing room only come game day, with some of the better seats on the balconies of the blocks of flats overlooking the ground. The oval is situated in a fantastic location, directly across the road from both Coogee beach and Randwick Rugby Club.
The oval has longstanding cultural and historical links to sports and recreation in the area and is the venue for first class sport. The oldest building within the Coogee Oval boundary is the grandstand, constructed in 1924. The other buildings are the East Ward Senior Citizens Centre, the Main Entrance Building, the Bob Clarke First Aid Centre and the Cyril Towers Grandstand.
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