Results 1 to 1 of 1

Thread: Public Reserve Unveiled on Old Bridgestone Factory Site

  1. #1
    Senior Member Bridgestone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    Name
    Rob
    State
    NSW
    Location
    Seven Hills
    Country
    Australia
    Posts
    120

    Default Public Reserve Unveiled on Old Bridgestone Factory Site


    TO REMOVE ADS, PLEASE
    REGISTER OR SIGN IN

    A brand new public reserve featuring sporting fields, a playground, fitness equipment and sheltered picnic facilities has been opened in Salisbury, South Australia on the land that formerly housed Bridgestone’s Adelaide manufacturing plant.

    Unveiled by the City of Salisbury, Bridgestone Reserve also boasts a new car park, barbeques and footpaths, while extensive stormwater and wetland management works have also been undertaken.

    Redevelopment of the 6.8ha site cost $5.3 million and was assisted by a $2.21 million grant from the Australian Government’s Water for the Future Initiative and in-kind support from the South Australian Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources.

    The land was donated by Bridgestone after the manufacturing plant closed back in 2010, recognising the community and Council support the company received throughout the factory’s 46-year history.

    Extensive public discussion followed, with residents, potential user groups, school sport coordinators and other stakeholders all consulted before the Bridgestone Feasibility Study was completed and endorsed by Council in 2014.


    The opening of the Reserve realises Bridgestone’s desire for the area to be used as an open community space and will provide a huge boost for the local community.

    “The opening of the reserve acknowledges the long-standing relationship between the City of Salisbury and Bridgestone,” Bridgestone Australia and New Zealand Managing Director Andrew Moffatt said.

    “We hope that this facility will invigorate the area and provide a space to be enjoyed by all members of the community for years to come.”


    LINKS:

    Bridgestone Australia – www.bridgestonetyres.com.au/

    Bridgestone Australia Facebook – www.facebook.com/BridgestoneAU
    Last edited by Bridgestone; 19th April 2017 at 11:09 AM.

Similar Threads

  1. ae86 stuff and some turbos $1 reserve
    By whips in forum Ebay Items - My Stuff
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 8th May 2013, 06:06 PM
  2. Subaru Australia BRZ STI Parts Unveiled - Sydney Motor Show 2013
    By Matt in forum Info / Pics & Discussion
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 25th October 2012, 12:56 PM
  3. FS: 1980 Chrysler Lancer LC Hatchback- e-bay no reserve auction
    By Mooa42 in forum Cars for Sale (Not Toyotas)
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 24th September 2010, 04:22 PM
  4. aerated brake fluid reserve?
    By #109 in forum Technical - Questions
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 9th July 2008, 09:26 PM
  5. Jdm reserve bottle
    By snake in forum Cars or Parts Wanted
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 27th June 2008, 01:58 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •