Victoria Park News

7 Jun 2006

$55m boost for venues

Victorian-based AFL clubs will soon boast modern and up-to-date facilities to match those of non-Victorian clubs, and they will be made available to community groups and the general public, as part of a $55 million funding project announced by the AFL and the Victorian government on Wednesday.

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8 Dec 2005

Public cash to save Victoria Park

Taxpayers will help bail out Collingwood Football Club after it agreed to pay millions of dollars to repair its spiritual home of Victoria Park.

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3 Apr 2005

Council set to sue footy club

Collingwood Football Club is set to be sued for allegedly leaving Victoria Park a crumbling $10 million mess. Yarra City Council vows it will make the Magpies pay. Mayor Kay Meadows declared the club "robbed" its community.

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