6 Jul 2023

Million dollar makeovers to leave lasting legacy at World Cup venues

From Checkpoint, 5:49 pm on 6 July 2023

Communal showers, urinals and pitches knee-deep in mud will be a thing of the past for many kiwi footballers.

There's been a $20 million investment in 30 sporting facilities around the country ahead of the Fifa Women's World Cup.

The government investment includes five million to create gender neutral changing rooms at many venues.

Our reporter Robin Martin has been at Porritt Stadium in Hamilton.