PNG athletes can rest assure thatthey will receive first class training for the 2015 Games with help fromthe Queensland Government.
This is part ofthe lead up tothe 2015 Games, withnessingthe ground breaking ceremony for construction atthe Sir John Guise Stadium.
The Sir John Guise Outdoor stadium will hostthe Games Opening and Closing ceremonies.
The outdoor stadium will bethe competition venue for Athletics, Hockey andthe finals for Rugby Union, League and soccer.
Key elements ofthe outdoor refurbishment will include upgrading outdoor athletics track to international standard whilethe interior ofthe 400 meter tracks will be upgraded to cater for international soccer and rugby matches.
Prime Minister Peter O’Neill saysthe 2015 Pacific Games is a good gift tothe nation given thatthe country will be celebrating its 40th independence whilethe Government remains focus on assisting athletes to win gold.
Bethe timethe construction is completed at allthe Games venuesPNG will have threeWorld Class stadiums catering for up to twenty thousand.
The O’Neil Dion Government is adamant on deliveringthe Games on time, while working with all sporting codes in futher developing athletes and infrastructure.