Our Experience

Planning & Delivery


MI’s major venue and facility clients rely on our unique combination of: Operational knowledge forged from years of working with venue owners, sport codes, arts organisations, clubs, hirers and major events; Understanding of project development and delivery processes as mandated by governments and regulatory authorities; and Best Practice project management. Our clients need strategic advice, assistance with project planning, design management, procurement support and delivery assurance and they need to be informed about current Best Practice in venue and facility development.


MI’s solution for venues and major facilities ranges from one-off bespoke commercial advice to guiding a client through the full development cycle – strategy, master planning, design, planning approvals, procurement, construction, operations, review and measurement. MI has supported the Sydney Cricket Ground Trust through the development of the Victor Trumper and Bradman Noble grandstands, several masterplans for the overall site and the redevelopment of the Sydney Football Stadium. MI developed a 30-year renewal plan for the Sydney Opera House and delivered several stage 1 projects, and is the Development Director for the refurbishment of Stadium Australia at Sydney Olympic Park. MI has delivered a whole of nation Sports Venue Masterplan for the State of Qatar providing a detailed plan to develop appropriate facilities as the country expands and its ambitions for hosting major international events increases. Our experience and knowledge come from working with Australian Rugby, NRL, Football Federation Australia and Football NSW, AFL as domestic sport codes, with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Opera Australia and The Australian Ballet as arts companies and on Olympic Games and Rugby World Cups internationally.  We understand how venues operate and we use this knowledge to help our clients develop amazing entertainment facilities, providing world’s best fan experiences.


MI’s clients own and maintain some of the world’s iconic venues – including cultural and sport facilities.  The level of satisfaction with MI’s work from these prestigious institutions is a testament to our capabilities and the remarkable outcomes we achieve in partnership with our clients. No project is ever the same but our tireless drive to work with our clients collaboratively towards excellence means the outcome is always amazing.