“We don’t have much space, we don’t have much tree cover. That’s where our canopy is. If you go there, that’s where all the birds live. That’s where all the shade is,” she said.
Liby said the council’s stadium strategy indicated the facility could have as many as six courts and 320 car parks. She said a stadium of that size would take up about 14,000 square metres of space, about the size of 30 house blocks.
“That’s how much of the park would be gone. And there’s really just not much actual parkland that’s left there,” she said.
The council has said that an…
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