Capital Works Program


The Capital Works Program is part of Council's Long Term Infrastructure Plan 2019-2028(PDF, 2MB).  It lists the capital works projects that will be carried out during the 2019/20 financial year, classified by expenditure type and funding source.

To view a summary of the projects for 2019/20, select from the categories below.

For more details click here to download the 2019-20 Capital Works Program(PDF, 341KB).

Quarterly Updates

Recreation and Open Space

This includes sport and recreation facilities such as netball courts, tennis courts, playground and BMX tracks. 

  • Female friendly pavilion, Darnum
  • Pavilion upgrade, Buln Buln Recreation Reserve
  • Pavilion upgrade, Hallora Recreation Reserve
  • Indoor stadium (Stage 1), Warragul Leisure Centre
  • Indoor stadium (Stage 2), Bellbird Park
  • Oval upgrade, Neerim South
  • Netball court upgrade, Drouin Recreation Reserve
  • Design of a multi-use facility, Trafalgar Recreation Reserve
  • Drouin Civic Park Redevelopment
  • Hard playing surface program
  • Sports field surface program
  • Sports lighting renewal program
  • Swimming pool plant, fixtures, fittings and renewal program
  • Playground equipment renewal program
  • Skate and BMX renewal program
  • Sports equipment renewal program
  • Open space furniture and fittings renewal program
  • Public lighting renewal program
  • Forward design program
  • Netball facility and court design, Western Park, Warragul
  • Multi-use facility design, Bellbird Park, Drouin
  • Place Making Program
  • Embankment upgrade, Neerim South Recreation Reserve
  • Community Hubs Strategy Implementation Program
  • Upgraded playground facilities to improve accessibility, Drouin
  • Fenced dog parks


This includes Council's major buildings and minor structures.

  • Drouin Early Learning Centre extension
  • Community engagement, planning and design of the Drouin Community Hub
  • Concept and design for Civic Place Precinct, Warragul
  • Trafalgar Early Learning Centre construction
  • Toilets and amenities renewal program
  • Community facilities renewal program
  • Access compliance program
  • Community facility roof renewal program
  • Community facility heat and cooling renewal program
  • Building renewal program
  • Recreation reserve risk and minor works program
  • Office equipment replacement
  • Asbestos removal program
  • Council building cladding program
  • Public toilet, Brooker Park, Warragul
  • Public toilet, McNeilly Park, Warragul
  • New program and meeting room, Family and Children’s Services, Warragul
  • Public art
  • Fountain Room refurbishment, Civic Place, Warragul


This includes sealed roads, unsealed roads, kerb and channel and street furniture.

  • Gravel roads resheet program
  • Road resealing program
  • Road reconstruction program
  • Localised pavement repairs program
  • Kerb and channel renewal program
  • Line marking renewal program
  • Guard rail renewal program
  • Roadside signage and fittings renewal program
  • Replace damaged decorations and faulty Christmas lights
  • Future storm event(s)
  • Sealing gravel roads program
  • Fixing country roads program
  • Local road safety improvements
  • Road safety, intersection improvements
  • Curve treatment program
  • Local area traffic management plan
  • Townscape works, Warragul
  • Tourism and township signage
  • New parking and traffic sings
  • Subdivisions program
  • Street tree planting program

Car Parks

This includes sealed and unsealed car parking. 

  • Car park reconstruction program
  • Accessible parking improvements
  • Drouin Parking Study implementation
  • Warragul Parking Study implementation


This includes sealed footpaths, unsealed footpaths, shared use paths and rural trails. 

  • Sealed footpath renewal program
  • Footpath bay replacement and trip hazard program
  • Gravel path renewal program
  • Disability Discrimination Act upgrade program
  • Pram ramp renewal program
  • New footpaths in major towns
  • New footpaths, Darnum
  • New footpath, Jindivick
  • New footpath, Walhalla
  • Inter-town footpaths
  • Linear trail, Main Neerim Road, Drouin


This asset group includes road bridges, major culverts and pedestrian bridges. 

  • Vehicle bridge renewal program
  • Minor bridge renewal program
  • Major culvert maintenance, Yarragon South Road
  • Major culvert maintenance, Warragul-Leongatha Road

Storm Water

This includes underground drainage systems, open (surface) drains, cross road culverts (minor culverts) and storm water retention basins (wetlands, retardation basins and dams). 

  • Storm water pit renewal program
  • Storm water pipe renewal program
  • Minor culverts renewal program
  • Wetland establishment program
  • Roadside drains and flanking program
  • Dam rehabilitation program
  • Retarding basin construction, Trafalgar
  • Wetland and retarding basin, Copelands Road, Warragul
  • Wetland and retarding basin, Pharaohs Road, Warragul

Plant, Fleet and Equipment

This includes fleet, light equipment and heavy machinery.

  • Plant, fleet and machinery replacement program

Computers and Telecommunications

This includes communication systems and computers.

  • Equipment replacement
  • Information technology program
  • Whole Shire aerial imagery capture

Growth and Development

This includes design and planning for future infrastructure works. 

  • Forward design program for future infrastructure works