Frankston Pier Upgrades
Project duration & key dates
Works commence – April 2020 (after Easter)
Works complete – Mid 2020
$670,000 as part of the state governments Better Recreational Facilities program
Department of Transport
Works will include
• Rebuilding the pier head with new piles and structural timbers
• A new Disability Discrimination Act compliant ramp will be installed to southern section of the lower landing, meaning better access for a broader section of the community.
Access to the pier
• During construction access to the pier will be restricted
• Access to the pier approach will remain open to the public on weekends, public and school holiday periods.
Parks Victoria is the Local Port Manager for Port Phillip, Western Port and Port Campbell, with the three local ports combined receiving approximately 80 million visits a year, and include 263,000 hectares of waterway, marine protected areas, channels, piers and jetties, moorings and aids to navigation.