Background to Pool Redevelopment
2020 December: Icon SI (Aust) Pty Ltd appointed to redevelop the North Sydney Olympic Pool.
2020 October: Final detailed design and tender documentation completed. Tenders called from a short list of eight prospective tenderers derived from an earlier Expression of Interest process.
2020 July: North Sydney Olympic Pool redevelopment received approval from the Sydney North Planning Panel on 1 July 2020.
2020 April: Council resolves to adopt amended plans - view amended DA plans and other documentation through DA Tracking. Search for DA 347/19 in the search field.
2020 March: Brewster Hjorth Architects informs Council that the independent planner assessing the application has requested further information and design changes to address predominantly heritage issues.
2019 October: DA lodged and placed on public exhibition.
2019 August: Progress is reported to Council (13MB) and DA phase of the redevelopment project begins.
2019 March: North Sydney Council votes to progress redevelopment to Stage 2 Design – Preparation of a DA and Statutory Approvals). For more information on the redevelopment view Report to Council 25 March 2019 (29MB), Media Release 26 March 2019 (786KB).
2018 June: Following an extensive Tender process for Design and Project Management Services, Brewster Hjorth Architects and sub consultant team are appointed to redevelop the NSOP complex.
2017 November: A mayoral minute was put to Council where it was resolved to continue the project with Option 2. View mayoral minute and the full list of resolutions here.
2016 March: Outcome of Phase 2 Community Consultation reported to Council. Council resolves to defer the project. View NSOP Redevelopment Options March 2016 (2MB), Addendum NSOP Community Consultation Results March 2016 (131KB).
2015 August: Phase 2 Community Consultation of six options conducted.
2015 March: Council resolves to present six options developed from Phase 1 Community Consultation.
2014 December: Consultation findings presented to Council.
2014 September to November: Phase 1 Community Consultation conducted.
2014 December: Redevelopment masterplan options prepared by consultants.
2013 July: Redevelopment of North Sydney Olympic Pool approved by Council.