Western Sydney Stadium named

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The $360 million Western Sydney Stadium has now been named.

The naming rights were announced today by Minister for Sport Stuart Ayres along with VenuesLive.

Perth-based bank Bankwest has scooped up the coveted naming rights of the stadium, for seven years, from a short-list of six organisations.

“It’s an exciting day here in western Sydney,” Mr Ayres said.

“It’s a fantastic partnership … and fantastic we take this next step by naming this stadium Bankwest Stadium.”

An artist’s impression of the Bankwest Stadium in Parramatta.

The 30,000 seat stadium is more than 80 per cent complete and has already seen 26,000 cubic metres of concrete poured into the foundation and more than 3300 tonnes of steel lifted into place.

When completed the stadium will have 4300 tonnes of steel used to form the seating bowl and roof.

The stadium will hold 30,000 seats in the geographical heart of Sydney

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