EXCLUSIVE | New suburban grounds in doubt
New suburban NRL grounds are in doubt after Sport Minister Stuart Ayres admitted there are budget limitations.
The NRL had said a Sydney Grand Final was conditional on an upgrade to Brookvale oval, Shark Park and Leichhardt oval.
The government has announced a $300 million redevelopment of Penrith stadium, Minister Ayres’ electorate.
He told Ben Fordham discussions with the NRL are ongoing.
“We’ve been really clear with the NRL about the limitations that exist on our budget.
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