New Facilities Levy - Expired 30 June 2015

The New Facilities Levy helps fund work on the North Turramurra Recreation Area (NTRA), providing new sporting facilities and parkland, along with sewerage and stormwater recycling systems. The levy began in 2009 and will run until 2015.

The NTRA is also funded by development contributions, the domestic waste management reserve, and the Golf Course Improvement Levy, which is taken from a portion of the green fees paid by golf course users.


This project is one of the largest Ku-ring-gai Council has undertaken in recent years, at a total cost of $28 million.

When finished, residents and visitors can enjoy golf, picnic areas, walking trails, multi-use sports fields and areas of natural bushland.

Golfers are now able to play 18 holes of golf.

The main elements of the project are

  • new golf holes and an overhaul of existing golf holes, providing a longer more challenging course
  • three floodlit multi-use sports fields
  • sports field car park
  • three floodlit netball practice courts within the car park
  • sports amenities buildings
  • golf and community amenities buildings
  • new golf car park
  • new entry and exit traffic devices
  • water recycling system and wetlands
  • recycled irrigation
  • stormwater detention management system
  • walking paths linked to adjacent bush land tracks
  • recreation and BBQ facilities
  • landscape works

Progress updates

To make progress easier to track for residents, future progress updates will be posted here:

November 2017

  • All playing fields have been completed and are open for use.
  • The sports amenities building and cart shed have been completed and are also being used by community sporting clubs.
  • The sportsfield car park construction was completed in July 2017 to accommodate users of the facility.
  • Construction of the roundabout at golf course entrance has been deferred until 2018.

Works completed to date are

  • construction of a water storage dam and sewage treatment plant
  • reclaiming, stabilising and capping the old North Turramurra landfill site
  • eleven new golf holes
  • seven refurbished existing holes
  • practice putting and chipping greens
  • temporary relocation of golf pro shop
  • bulk earthworks for playing fields
  • water recycling system and wetlands
  • recycled irrigation
  • stormwater detention management system
  • multipurpose floodlit turf sports fields for rugby, soccer, futsal and cricket
  • biodiversity assessment and review of environmental factors
  • synthetic floodlit sports field for soccer
  • construction of sports amenities building and cart shed
  • construction of sportsfield car park

NTRA Concept Master Plan (pdf. 242KB)

North Turramurra Golf Course Draft Master Plan (pdf. 4MB)

NTRA Concept design playing field, clubhouse, amenities and car parking (pdf. 1MB)

NTRA Stage 4 & 5 Staged Works Plan (pdf. 236KB)

NTRA Stage 4 & 5 Water Management Study – 150145 -015 Rev 01 (pdf. 9MB)

NTRA Stage 4B Sediment Control Fence Plan (pdf. 14MB)

NTRA Review of Transport, Access and Parking - GTA Consultants September 2007 (pdf. 2MB)

2015/329200 NTRA Stage 4 and 5 Overall Site Plan (pdf. 9MB)


We will continue to keep you informed through this web page which will be updated as project milestones are completed.

If you have any questions about this project not answered by this page please contact:

William Birt, Project Officer

Ph: (02) 9424 0607