Novelli Pavilion Sod Turning

Novelli Pavilion Sod Turning for City of Armadale, construction by Alita Constructions

The first sod of the new 400m2 Novelli Pavilion for the City of Armadale has been turned!

The ‘sod turning’ event was attended by CoA Mayor Ruth Butterfield, Deputy Mayor Carole Frost, CoA Project Team, Alita Constructions Project Manager Johnny McCann and Director Alastair Kleyn.

This design and construct project is a sports and community facility at Terracina Parkway, Piara Waters. The design for the pavilion includes a function room, kitchen/kiosk, internal and external store rooms, toilet facilities including unisex accessible toilets, cleaner’s room, bin store and covered verandah.

The project is expected to be completed mid-year.

See the project here.

Additional Media


City of Armadale’s’ Press Release

What is sod turning?

Sod turning is the turning of the first sod (meaning ground). It is a traditional ceremony to celebrate the first day of construction.