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Sport and Recreation Planning

Our Sport and Recreation team aim to plan, develop and connect to achieve a healthy Logan through sport and recreation. To help achieve this aim, some key projects are currently under way.
If you have any questions or would like more information on any of the projects please call us on 07 3412 3412 or email us at council@logan.qld.gov.au

Active Logan Strategy 2016 - 2028

The Active Logan Strategy 2016 - 2028 is a 12 year plan for the future of sport, recreation and physical activity across the city. The Strategy identifies key projects to improve infrastructure, programs and partnership opportunities.

For more information download the Active Logan Strategy 2016-2028 (PDF 1545 KB) (PDF 759 KB)

Active Logan Participation Study

By asking about your physical activity pursuits, we are able to see what facilities and programs you use and what we should offer.

Participation Study 2018

The 2018 survey is finished. We are collating the responses and analysing the data. Findings will be made public mid to late 2019.

Participation Study 2015

Download the 2015 survey results here: Executive Summary for the Active Logan Participation Study (PDF 2842 KB) (PDF 5983 KB)

We have also created a set of fact sheets and infographics to share the more detailed findings of the study. You can download and share the findings below.

Demographic

Geographic

Sporting activities

Logan Sporting Facilities Development Plan

Council is currently preparing a sporting facility development plan for 17 key sports that will assist in planning and developing sporting facilties that are functional and cost effectiove. There is the ability to include other sports into these guidelines in the future but currently the sports include:

  • Athletics
  • Australian Rules football
  • Baseball
  • Cricket
  • Cycling – BMX
  • Cycling – Criterium / Velodrome
  • Cycling – Mountain Biking
  • Equestrian
  • Football (soccer)
  • Gridiron
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Rugby League
  • Rugby Union
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Touch Football

Guidelines pertaining to all areas within sporting facilities have been included in the Plan, with particular focus on the clubhouse, playing areas, car parking, signage and other ancillary infrastructure located in the surrounding areas.

Recreation Trails Strategy 2010- 2020

Recreational trails offer a wide range of benefits to the community. Benefits include social and physical health, economic, environmental and cultural benefits. Trails are used for many purposes including walking, off-road cycling, horse riding and paddling.
Our Recreation Trails Strategy aims to deliver a range of trail projects across the City.
For more information download the Recreation Trails Strategy (PDF 4528 KB)

2018 Master Plans

In 2018, we endorsed five sports Master Plans. Each Master Plan details a long-term concept for the anticipated future needs of the community. We expect to develop these plans in stages over the next 10 to 20 years.

Cronulla Park, Slacks Creek

The key elements of the Master Plan include:

  • Main building with a PCYC, allied health and wellness facilities
  • Two AFL fields and a clubhouse
  • Recreation park with picnic shelters, fitness equipment, half court, bikeway, multi-activity space, seating, shading and toilet facilities
  • Car parking

For more information download the following documents:

Cronulla Park Final Master Plan (PDF 5827 KB)

Cronulla Park Master Plan Summary Document (PDF 3417 KB)

Dauth Park Precinct, Beenleigh

The key elements of the Master Plan include:

  • Keeping the same user groups
  • Expanding onto Beenleigh State High School land
  • Separating user groups to purpose built on site facilities
  • Expanding opportunities for the PCYC
  • New recreation play area
  • More car parking
  • Improved signage
  • Improved pedestrian and cycle opportunities
  • Improved aesthetics to the open stormwater drainage south of Beenleigh Aquatic Centre

For more information download the following documents:

Dauth Park Precinct Final Master Plan (PDF 1468 KB)

Dauth Park Master Plan Summary Document (PDF 3860 KB)

Lowe Oval, Underwood

The key elements of the Master Plan include:

  • Moving the AFL club to a different site
  • Improving the aquatic centre
  • Redeveloping Logan North Aquatic and Fitness Centre building
  • New recreation park (current AFL oval)
  • New central plaza connecting the library, aquatic centre and recreation park
  • Car parking and access improvements

For more information download the following documents:

Lowe Oval Final Master Plan (PDF 12534 KB)

Lowe Oval Master Plan Summary Document (PDF 5187 KB)

Rosia Park, Park Ridge

The key elements of the Master Plan include:

  • Regional AFL facility with two ovals and a clubhouse
  • Cycling precinct with a criterium track, banked track, pump track and trials area
  • Skate bowl
  • Nature play area with toilets and picnic facilities
  • 5 km of recreation trails
  • Pedestrian and bicycle access and plenty of car parking
  • Water sensitive urban design with the provision of a bio-retention basin
  • Protecting the biodiversity corridor
  • Fire management

For more information download the following documents:

Rosia Park Final Master Plan (PDF 2943 KB)

Rosia Park Master Plan Summary Document (PDF 4597 KB)

Waterford West District Sports Park, Waterford

The key elements of the Master Plan include:

  • Water play area
  • CafĂ©
  • Recreation hub with table tennis and equipment hire
  • Adventure play area
  • Pump track
  • Kick and throw area (with stage)
  • Running loop and outdoor fitness hub
  • Multipurpose courts
  • Pedestrian connection to the schools
  • Keeping important vegetation

For more information download the following documents:

Waterford West District Sports Park Final Master Plan (PDF 3425 KB)

Waterford West District Sports Park Master Plan Summary Document (PDF 3612 KB)

Current facility development projects

Council's Sport and Recreation team are currently working on supporting the delivery of the following key projects: