URBNSURF PERTH LEASE DEEMED VALID BY WA SUPREME COURT, COMPANY TO CONTINUE PROGRESSING DA FOR NEXT-GENERATION SURF PARK

URBNSURF Perth
July
 17,
 2018

SUPREME COURT DECISION – WAVE PARK LEASE IS VALID 1. URBNSURF has a resounding win in Supreme Court against project opponents. 2. Court wholly dismisses all claims made by opponents, and finds that lease between URBNSURF Perth and City of Melville is valid. 3. Given the recent EPA decision that the wave park will have no significant environmental impacts, the project can now quickly progress to submission of a development application (DA) with the WAPC. 4. Court awarded full costs in favour of URBNSURF, which will be sought from the Swan Foreshore Protection Association Inc. (SFPA) and its members. 5. Victory in unnecessary legal battle is exciting news for a unique project that will enhance WA surfing and tourism sectors....

URBNSURF RAISES $28.3 MILLION FOR AUSTRALIA’S FIRST SURF PARK, CONSTRUCTION AT MELBOURNE AIRPORT TO COMMENCE NEXT MONTH

URBNSURF Melbourne
February
 22,
 2018

URBNSURF (www.urbnsurf.co), the company behind Australia’s first surf parks, today announced it has recently secured $28.3 million in funding to develop URBNSURF Melbourne at Melbourne Airport, the world’s first full-sized Wavegarden® “Cove” surfing lagoon. With planning consent already obtained and construction scheduled to commence in March 2018, the company expects URBNSURF Melbourne to be pumping out up to 1,000 perfect, 2m high ocean-like surfing waves every hour by Easter 2019. Located adjacent to the Essendon Football Club on Airport Drive, and just 16 kilometers north of Melbourne’s CBD, URBNSURF Melbourne has been designed to be an innovative surf sports, leisure and entertainment facility centered around a world-class surfing lagoon. At 2.1 hectares in area, the lagoon will be similar in...

URBNSURF SYDNEY DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION APPROVED, SURF PARK COMING TO SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK IN 2019

URBNSURF Sydney
December
 20,
 2017

URBNSURF, the developer behind Australia’s first surf parks, today announced that approval of the development application for URBNSURF Sydney has been granted, paving the way for a next-generation surf park to come to Sydney Olympic Park in 2019. URBNSURF was nominated as the preferred proponent for the 3.2ha site located at Pod 5B, Sydney Olympic Park in 2016. The company’s State Significant Development application was submitted to the NSW Department of Planning and Environment in June 2017, and underwent a comprehensive assessment, public exhibition and review process. With surfing now confirmed as an Olympic sport for the 2020 Tokyo Games, URBNSURF Sydney at Sydney Olympic Park is uniquely positioned to assist the Australian surfing team train and prepare for their...

INTRODUCING THE COVE

URBNSURF Group
May
 10,
 2017

URBNSURF, the developer of Australia’s first parks, today announced the launch by its technology partner, Wavegarden, of the world’s latest wave generating technology - the “Cove”. Capable of delivering up to 1,000 high-quality surfing waves every hour, the “Cove” will form the cornerstone of URBNSURF's developments planned for Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, as well as other locations around the country. “From mellow knee-high rides suitable for beginners, to powerful, barrelling waves reaching up to 2.0 metres in height, this new technology allows for the creation of urban surfing environments which will make the sport of surfing more convenient, accessible and safe,” said URBNSURF's Founder and Chairman, Andrew Ross. “The versatility of the new technology means we can immediately alter wave height,...