Industry leaders in sport and entertainment infrastructure strategy,
planning, development and operation.


Our Venues & Facilities division drives projects from vision to reality — offering services and advice across the complete infrastructure lifecycle. We help our clients elevate their strategic thinking, better understand their needs, assess options, align stakeholders and execute a plan. With over 30 years of collective experience in the industry, we have the knowledge to drive optimal outcomes for our clients.

Division Service Offers

Case Studies

We have deep experience in sport and entertainment infrastructure strategy, planning, development and operation.


Stadia, Centres of Excellence, and National Facilities Policy

Gemba has completed numerous infrastructure engagements for the NRL over a number of years. These span across grass roots facilities, high performance centres and stadia.


City of Launceston

York Park Master Plan

Gemba was engaged by the City of Launceston to prepare a Master Plan for York Park, Tasmania’s largest sport and entertainment venue.


Fremantle Football Club

Elite Training & Administration Facility

Gemba was engaged by the Fremantle Football Club to undertake a feasibility study and business case for the Club’s Elite Training & Administration Facility that forms part of the City of Cockburn’s $109 million Regional Aquatic and Leisure Centre.



We work with progressive clients seeking highly specialised advice including professional teams across all football codes, national sporting organisations, local and state government agencies, and venue operators.

Client Testimonial

“Integration of elite training and community facilities can be complex and challenging, and Gemba’s expert knowledge, advice and collaborative approach with key stakeholders was exactly what we needed to bring our project to life.”

Brad Paatsch General Manager Strategic Projects - Fremantle Football Club

Client Testimonial

“One of the key goals in our strategic plan is to develop an integrated elite training and administration facility for players and staff. Gemba has been absolutely critical in guiding us towards achieving this goal, providing the Club with expert knowledge and advice across every aspect of the project.”

Justin Pascoe CEO - Wests Tigers

Client Testimonial

“The team at Gemba provided us with invaluable advice in determining the future of the WACA Ground. They helped us assess our options, prioritise our needs and set us on a path to deliver a fantastic outcome for cricket in Western Australia.”

Christina Matthews CEO - Western Australian Cricket Association

Client Testimonial

“I cannot speak highly enough of the sophisticated and strategic approach taken by Gemba in their work for us. Their experience in “whole of project” scoping, engagement, planning and delivery has been invaluable in the work completed for the City of Launceston.”

Robert Dobrzynski General Manager - City of Launceston (York Park)