SHIRE OF IRWIN - A BRILLIANT BLEND

Pump Track

Pump Track

Pump Track Timeline

  • August 2019 - The Shire was awarded $250,000 through Lotterywest for the design and construction of the Pump Track as part of the Port Denison Skate Precinct. 
  • After the finalised designs were made available to the community for comment, Common Ground Trails came on board for the final design review and construction. Check out some of the awesome work that Common Ground have been doing around Australia: Common Ground Trails Facebook Page
  • June 2020 - Shire staff commenced demolition works and site clearance and Common Ground were onsite 22 June. 
  • Saturday 12 September 2020 - the Irwin Pump Track was officially opened by the Hon. Laurie Graham MLC.

Media Release 

Check out the Grand Opening below...

Irwin Pump Track's Journey

Irwin Pump Track's Journey

  • The design

    The design

  • Demolition and site prep

    Demolition and site prep

  • Site prep in full swing

    Site prep in full swing

  • Starting to take shape...

    Starting to take shape...

  • Looking good!

    Looking good!

  • Common Ground onsite!

    Common Ground onsite!

  • Very cool remote control equipment!

    Very cool remote control equipment!

  • Progress!

    Progress!

  • Irwin Pump Track is ready!

    Irwin Pump Track is ready!

  • Well done to the Shire's Parks & Gardens team!

    Well done to the Shire's Parks & Gardens team!

  • Early birds ready to roll...

    Early birds ready to roll...

  • Shire staff volunteers

    Shire staff volunteers

  • Cr Wyse & Mark Jones cooking up a storm on the BBQ

    Cr Wyse & Mark Jones cooking up a storm on the BBQ

  • Keen locals

    Keen locals

  • Cr Grant Eva - MC for the Grand Opening

    Cr Grant Eva - MC for the Grand Opening

  • Shire of Irwin President - Mike Smith

    Shire of Irwin President - Mike Smith

  • Waiting patrons...

    Waiting patrons...

  • The Hon. Laurie Graham MLC

    The Hon. Laurie Graham MLC

  • Ribbon cutting ceremony

    Mr Shane Ivers (CEO), Cr Mike Smith (President), Hon. Laurie Graham MLC & Mr Adrian Scatena (Lotterywest)

  • Demo by Common Ground Trails

    Demo by Common Ground Trails

  • Nick Morgan, Common Ground Trails

    Nick Morgan, Common Ground Trails

  • Gerran Turner, Common Ground Trails

    Gerran Turner, Common Ground Trails

  • Open to the Shire of Irwin community!

    Open to the Shire of Irwin community!

  • Pump tracking!!

    Pump tracking!!

  • Happy kids

    Happy kids

  • More happy kids...

    More happy kids...

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  • The design
  • Demolition and site prep
  • Site prep in full swing
  • Starting to take shape...
  • Looking good!
  • Common Ground onsite!
  • Very cool remote control equipment!
  • Progress!
  • Irwin Pump Track is ready!
  • Well done to the Shire's Parks & Gardens team!
  • Early birds ready to roll...
  • Shire staff volunteers
  • Cr Wyse & Mark Jones cooking up a storm on the BBQ
  • Keen locals
  • Cr Grant Eva - MC for the Grand Opening
  • Shire of Irwin President - Mike Smith
  • Waiting patrons...
  • The Hon. Laurie Graham MLC
  • Ribbon cutting ceremony
  • Demo by Common Ground Trails
  • Nick Morgan, Common Ground Trails
  • Gerran Turner, Common Ground Trails
  • Open to the Shire of Irwin community!
  • Pump tracking!!
  • Happy kids
  • More happy kids...