Mark Eckel: Follow the lead of Ballarat with Mildura South Sporting Precinct

Mark Eckel

Mark Eckel

COUNCILLOR Mark Eckel says the Victorian Government needs to show the same commitment to the Mildura South Sporting Precinct as it did to the upgrades which brought AFL games to Ballarat.

The Western Bulldogs at the weekend hosted the Brisbane Lions at Ballarat’s Mars Stadium, the ground’s fourth AFL home-and-away season match.

Cr Eckel called on the State Government to provide the sports precinct’s final $8 million, which would lock in the football ground component.

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