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$152 Million Randwick Grandstand Completed
Today, fittingly on the birthday of the horse in the Southern Hemisphere and the start of a new racing season, Royal Randwick's new $152 million grandstand is officially complete. According to news.com.au, the showpiece construction, started 20 months ago, will officially be handed over to the Australian Turf Club today by building company Brookfield Multiplex. Ready in time for what promises to be an exciting lead up into Spring racing, ATC chief executive Darren Pearce commented: "This is one of the most exciting times ever for Sydney racing and we are thrilled to be able to fully get our hands back on Randwick's new grandstand..." Watch the time lapse video of the construction below.