Blacktown International Sports Park

Description

Developed as a major playing and training venue for Athletics, Baseball and Softball for the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games, Black town International sports park, formerly Black town Olympic Park, has continued to grow and develop, welcoming AFL, Cricket and the International Goalkeepers Academy to the 'family' over the past 12 years.

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Developed as a major playing and training venue for Athletics, Baseball and Softball for the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games, Black town International sports park, formerly Black town Olympic Park, has continued to grow and develop, welcoming AFL, Cricket and the International Goalkeepers Academy to the 'family' over the past 12 years.

Black town International Sports park AFL/Cricket Centre has fast become a hub for AFL in Western Sydney since opening in 2009. The Sports Park is also home to AFL in Western Sydney hosting a vast array of National, State and Regional events throughout the year. The NAB Cup pre season completion has been a regular fixture at the sports park along with the under 16 & under 18 National Championship. Premiership AFL made its debut at the venue in 2012 with Black town International sport spark hosting the GWS GIANTS and West Coast Eagles Black town City’s first ever premiership game. The park also hosted the 2011 AFL international Cup featuring men and women’s teams from the USA, Ireland, Canada, Great Britain, Fiji and New Zealand to name a few. At a grass roots level, AFL continues to thrive at the sport spark with Auskick Clinics, Junior AFL matches, School competition such as the IEC Cup, Paul Kelly Cup and Giants Cup and the State PSSA AFL Carnival.

The Black town International sports park Athletics Centre boasting one of only two MONDO synthetic tracks in NSW has become one of the most popular athletics centers in Western Sydney with over 200,000 competitors and spectators utilizing the venue each year for athletics carnivals, training and community events .From March to September each year the Athletics Centre hosts over 100 Primary, Secondary and Zone School Athletics Carnivals along with the Sydney West Primary & Secondary Regional Carnivals. Little Athletics NSW and Athletics NSW also utilize the venue for their Zone and Regional Carnivals and Club Premiership meets. The West link M7 Marathon and Black town City Fun Runs are also held at the Athletics Centre along with the annual Black town City Cancer Council Relay For Life. Athletes are welcome to train at the venue from Monday to Thursday through the purchase of Athletics Permits with the Kings School, National Parks and Wildlife and NSW Futsal Association conducting training sessions at the sports park.
Owned by Black town City Council and managed by Black town Venue Management Ltd, the venue is utilized by a range of elite sporting groups including the Sydney Blue Sox Australian Baseball League team and the Western Sydney Wanderers FC who are based at the venue. The sports park hosts 3700 events which attract half a million visitors each year.

Features & Facilities

Facilities

Business Centre .glyphicons-briefcase
Gaming Area .glyphicons-gamepad

Event Rooms

Athletics Centre

Min 10 people, Max 1250 people

Baseball Centre

Min 10 people, Max 1200 people

AFL/Cricket Centre Function Room

Min 10 people, Max 250 people

Softball Centre

Min 10 people, Max 1100 people