Proposal to name place

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Location for proposed naming

Maroochydore Australian Football Club Inc submitted a Naming Proposal to officially name an oval currently not officially named.

Proposed name: Neil Upton Oval

Background

Neil ‘Uppo’ Upton was involved with Maroochydore Australian Football Club from the early 1970’s until his passing in 2010. During this time he was pivotal in establishing AFL on the Sunshine Coast and was made a life member in 1982 in recognition of his contribution to the club. Over nearly 40 years Neil was a trainer for 35 years, the President for 2 years, Treasurer for 7 years and fulfilled multiple duties as an all-round volunteer including building fences and coaches boxes.

Location

Oval 1
Multisports Complex (100 on SP148488)
108 Fishermans Road, Maroochydore

Process

Naming proposals are processed in accordance with the endorsed Naming of Parks, Places, Community Infrastructure, Roads and Street Numbering Policy.

Feedback on this naming proposal must be made in writing, to council, within 14 days of this notice being published. Please post your submissions to:

Community Connections and Partnerships
Sunshine Coast Council
Locked Bag 72
Sunshine Coast Mail Centre QLD 4560

Or email grants@sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au

For more information call (07) 5420 8616.

Maroochydore Australian Football Club Inc submitted a Naming Proposal to officially name an oval currently not officially named.

Proposed name: Neil Upton Oval

Background

Neil ‘Uppo’ Upton was involved with Maroochydore Australian Football Club from the early 1970’s until his passing in 2010. During this time he was pivotal in establishing AFL on the Sunshine Coast and was made a life member in 1982 in recognition of his contribution to the club. Over nearly 40 years Neil was a trainer for 35 years, the President for 2 years, Treasurer for 7 years and fulfilled multiple duties as an all-round volunteer including building fences and coaches boxes.

Location

Oval 1
Multisports Complex (100 on SP148488)
108 Fishermans Road, Maroochydore

Process

Naming proposals are processed in accordance with the endorsed Naming of Parks, Places, Community Infrastructure, Roads and Street Numbering Policy.

Feedback on this naming proposal must be made in writing, to council, within 14 days of this notice being published. Please post your submissions to:

Community Connections and Partnerships
Sunshine Coast Council
Locked Bag 72
Sunshine Coast Mail Centre QLD 4560

Or email grants@sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au

For more information call (07) 5420 8616.