Otium Planning Group has prepared Feasibility Studies for a wide range of sport, recreation, community and cultural facility proposals. We endeavour to match client objectives and desired outcomes, with user needs and expectations, available resources, likely capital and operating costs, and community capacity to pay.

Our track record demonstrates our ability to obtain funding success for our clients and their projects. We are working with a large range of clients on future funding applications to ensure they are able to best meet the funding schemes guidelines as well as highlighting the unique benefits in each application. Otium can assist you in the following areas:

– Feasibility Studies
– Funding Strategies
– Financial modelling of leisure facilities
– Grant applications
– Benefit assessment
– Business case preparation and analysis

Some of our recent Funding projects are as follows:

Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development Preliminary Community Funding Review New Zealand
Central Highlands Regional Council Blackwater Aquatic Business Case QLD
City of Ballarat Basketball Stadium National Stronger Region Fund VIC
City of Ryde Christie Park Football Centre of Excellence Master Plan and Feasibility Study NSW
Cricket Australia National Training Centre Business and Management Plan QLD
Golf Australia, Golf Victoria & PGA National Golf Centre of Excellence “The Future Home of Australian Golf” Feasibility, Business & Funding Opportunity Study VIC
Ipswich City Council State/National Headquarters Position Paper QLD
Logan City Council Underwood Park Feasibility Study QLD
New Plymouth District Council TSB Stadium – Further Feasibility New Zealand
Nillumbik Shire Council Eltham North Reserve Pavilion Upgrade Feasibility Study VIC
Richmond Football Club ME Bank Centre Punt Road Oval Funding VIC
South Gippsland Shire Council Business Assessment and Strategy Development – Waratah Caravan Park VIC
State Sport Centres Trust Victorian State Netball and Hockey Centre VIC
Sunshine Coast Council Maroochydore Land Investigation Study QLD
Sunshine Coast Council Nambour Showgrounds QLD
Sutherland Shire Council Leisure Centre Capital Feasibility Study NSW
Waverley Council Bondi Tennis Assessment NSW
Willoughby City Council National Stronger Regions Fund Application Support NSW
Wyndham City Council Chirnside Park National Stronger Region Fund Submission VIC
Yarra Ranges Shire Council Warburton Trail Stronger Region Fund Submission VIC