Multi Purpose Centre
project type: Education
location: Donvale, Melbourne, Australia
area: 1,600 sqm.
client: Lady of the Pines Primary School
status: Completed 2010
This new multi-purpose centre with all facilities required for indoor
sporting events has provided added value to Our Lady of the
Pines Primary School in Donvale, Victoria.
This is a BER project delivered in conjunction with Principal Architects,
Smith + Tracey.
The building comprises an office, multi-purpose hall, first aid
room, multi-purpose room, stage, male and female change
rooms and a storage area for the sports equipment.
The main structure is constructed with steel frame and precast
panel perimeter walls. Glass curtain walls were installed to the
foyer area and full height windows to the eastern elevation of
the building. The southern wall of the building is covered with
Colorbond cladding. The multi-purpose area fl oor, stage and
seating areas have polished timber boards. Vinyl flooring to the wet areas and carpets for other internal areas provide contrast throughout the new facility.
The perimeter of the building is secured with steel fencing.
The newly completed building is open to the community for
sports, social and cultural events.