New Sports Pitch for St Pat's

5 February 2013

The first sod has been 'turned' and construction has started on the new all-weather pitch at St Patrick's College in Kilbirnie.

Preparing to dig up the old turf

Preparing to dig up the old turf

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This is the sixth such sportsfield in the region with Wellington City Council paying half the total cost of $800,000 and the college paying the rest.

As well as being used for college football and rugby, the new turf will also be available for other sports.