Geelong Performing Arts Centre Playhouse Theatre Refurbishment

Geelong now boasts a contemporary performing arts facility which will remain a valuable part of the region’s cultural infrastructure for many years to come.

GHD was the Project Managers for the successful refurbishment of the award winning Geelong Playhouse Theatre on behalf of Arts Victoria. The refurbishment was required to modernise the outdated interior.

Our role was extended to included stakeholder engagement; coordination of design documentation; project management and contract administration; tendering and superintendence.

GHD overcame major challenges including tight time constraints; changing project scope; specialist performing arts requirements; overseas suppliers and major flood damage. We collaborated with project stakeholders to make sure the project was delivered on time, under budget and to specification.