Sustainable Park Solutions is a boutique caravan park management company who specialise in providing caravan park feasibility, management, redevelopment and marketing services to local government, corporate and private sector park operators.

Sustainable Park Solutions has extensive experience in the delivery of innovative park management and operations solutions and is able to offer a full turnkey solution from park feasibility, management, marketing, graphic design through to park redevelopment.

Based in Brisbane, Queensland, Sustainable Park Solutions offers a range of ground-breaking solutions tailored to its clients’ needs. With a passion for regional Australia Sustainable Park Solutions is focused on making good businesses great.

Matt Williams

Principal

Matt Williams is the principal of Sustainable Park Solutions. Matt is a marketing and business development professional, with an extensive background in corporate strategy, project management and consumer and business to business marketing.

Matt was previously General Manager Business Support at Australian Tourist Park Management and holds a Graduate Diploma of Tourism and a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies.

Matt has extensive contacts within the national and international caravan park industry and more recently has been invited to China to assist the Chinese Caravan Industry.

Matt Williams

Natasha Tovey

Director

Natasha is a director of Sustainable Park Holdings and the CFO of Sustainable Park Solutions. Natasha is a chartered accountant and has worked with financial modelling with a focus to maximise returns on caravan park redevelopment in the short to medium term.

Further, extensive exposure to the day to day back of house transactions of many and varied caravan parks have resulted in a wealth of knowledge on expected costings in this industry. Operational support of the management staff has also lead to a strong understanding of the booking systems which in turn provides support for the managers at park.

Natasha Tovey

Our Services

Sustainable Park Solutions is able to offer clients a range of individual or grouped services covering the full breadth of caravan park management and operations. Combining both theoretical and practical experience Sustainable Park Solutions is able to offer potential and existing park operators a cost effective and sustainable service.

Preparation of Feasibilities

Preparation of Feasibilities

Sustainable Park Solutions Principle Matt Williams has prepared a range of park feasibilities for clients in Tasmania, Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland. These feasibilities have covered both greenfield caravan park sites as well as existing crown, private lease and owner operated parks.

Preparation of Business Plans

Preparation of Business Plans

Sustainable Park Solutions Principle, Matt Williams has prepared a range of business plans including prefeasibility, feasibility and business models for managed and leased caravan parks. The plans are based on its own experiences in running and managing caravan parks, industry averages/benchmarking data and independent market research.

Preparation of Master Plans

Preparation of Master Plans

Sustainable Park Solutions has extensive experience in developing master plans for existing and Greenfield sites. Sustainable Park Solutions has master planned many parks for its council, corporate and MHE clients. Sustainable Park Solutions works closely with Guymer Bailey Brisbane, Queensland based company on its planning, landscape architecture and 3D modelling.

Preparation of Management Plans

Preparation of Management Plans

Sustainable Park Solutions has prepared a range of management plans for its various clients as well as specific environmental plans covering water, waste and vegetation management.

Preparation of Marketing Plans

Preparation of Marketing Plans

Sustainable Park Solutions has wide spread skills in the preparation and implementation of marketing plans. The Principle of Sustainable Park Solutions has an extensive background in destination marketing and these skills are applied in the development of its marketing plans which are park specific and include local, domestic and if required international marketing. Marketing plans cover a range of areas including branding, digital, events and media and publicity.

Park Operations & Management

Park Operations & Management

Sustainable Park Solutions offers a full suite of management services and is able to offer these as a full turn- key package or individually as required. Services provided include:

  • Park benchmarking
  • Park inspections and report
  • OH&S policies and procedures
  • Operations manuals and procedures
  • Human resources – including park management and relief services
  • Finance – including budget preparation, budget monitoring/reporting, accounts paying and Quarterly BAS
  • RMS booking system installation, training and integration to third party booking sites

Park Redevelopment

Park Redevelopment

Sustainable Park Solutions has significant experience in the redevelopment of caravan parks. Projects that Sustainable Park Solutions Principle Matt Williams have been involved include:

  • Refurbishment of amenity blocks
  • Replacement of power heads
  • Electrical upgrades
  • Water supply upgrades
  • Demolition and removal of buildings containing asbestos
  • Design and installation of new office/managers residences
  • Installation of cabins, villas and bunkhouses
  • Design and refurbishment of camp kitchens
  • Installation of new drive through sites
  • Development of lifestyle villages

Sustainable Park Solutions Principle Matt Williams works with an extensive network of planners, quantity surveyors, environmental, civil and electrical engineers in the pre-construction and budgeting stages of any redevelopment project. In the construction stage Sustainable Park Solutions works with a range of preferred suppliers as well as local trades to ensure the project is delivered on time and on budget.

Website & Graphic Design

Website & Graphic Design

Sustainable Park Solutions has solid digital marketing talents and through its relationship with Bold New Media is able to offer Search Engine Optimisation, Pay per Click Advertising and Digital Consulting services.

Further Sustainable Park Solutions has its own freelance graphic designer who has extensive domestic and international experience in the design of logos, brochures, billboards, signage, graphics, web and everything in between.

Our Parks

  • Airport Tourist Village Melbourne

    Airport Tourist Village Melbourne
    Managed for Bressan Group Parks & Villages


  • Crystal Brook Tourist Park

    Crystal Brook Tourist Park
    Managed for Bressan Group Parks & Villages


  • Yarrawonga Riverlands Tourist Park

    Yarrawonga Riverlands Tourist Park
    Managed for Bressan Group Parks & Villages


  • Eden Gateway Holiday Park

    Eden Gateway Holiday Park


  • Yea Riverside Caravan Park

    Yea Riverside Caravan Park


Current & Recent Projects

Yea Riverside Caravan Park

Matt Williams and his team have recently completed stage 1 of the redevelopment of the Yea Riverside Caravan Park. Works included new car park, office/residence, refurbishment of main amenities block and new villas and studio units. The work was completed ahead of time and budget despite an unseasonably wet winter in Victoria.

Moama Riverside Holiday & Tourist Park

Matt Williams and his team have recently completed a Masterplan for the Moama Riverside Holiday & Tourist Park on behalf of the Murray Shire Council. The masterplan also included a business plan and marketing suggestions and was aimed at assisting council and the current lessee develop joint priories for future capital works and suitable lease terms.

Tumbarumba Creek Caravan Park

Matt Williams and his team have recently completed a Redevelopment Strategy for the Tumbarumba Creek Caravan Park on behalf of the Tumbarumba Shire Council. The strategy included a vision, business plan, master plan and marketing plan for this creek side caravan park. The Tumbarumba Shire Council are hoping to use the strategy to develop the park as a key tourism and economic development driver and also seek funding for the parks redevelopment.

Southern Cross Parks

For 5 years Sustainable Park Solutions provided a suite of management services on an ongoing basis including acquisition & due diligence, administration, financial performance, guest feedback, HR, marketing, OH/S and park operations to Southern Cross Parks who operated a number of leasehold caravan parks in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. This successful arrangement will end in November 2016 as Matt Williams is keen to pursue non-exclusive management opportunities in the caravan park industry.

Tallangatta Holiday Park

Sustainable Park Solutions Principle Matt Williams recently completed a Holiday Park Panning Study for the Tallangatta Holiday Park on behalf of the Towong Shire Council. The study included an overview of the caravanning industry, infrastructure assessment, vision, business plan, master plan and a marketing plan. The Towong Shire is using the information from the study to seek funding to redevelop the park.

Esperance Seafront Caravan Park

Currently finalising a park review, master plan, business plan and preferred operating options for Council owned caravan park. Draft report completed and recommends a range of new infrastructure and a suggested operating model.

Balranald Caravan Park

Undertook an operations review, master plan and business plan for Council owned park. Range of recommendations including new riverside meeting room, new accommodation including studio units, safari tents and ensuite sites.

Coonamble Riverside Caravan Park

Undertook a review, master plan and business plan for Council owned park. Range of recommendations including new office/residence, hot springs pool and outback camp kitchen.

Dunk Island View Caravan Park

Undertook a review of operations, management and marketing for Queensland coastal caravan park aimed at increasing profitability and efficiency.

Tumut, Adelong & Batlow Caravan Parks

Review of the operations of the Tumut, Adelong and Batlow Caravan Park and preparation of a master plan for each park.

Project involved a review of operations and master plans for 3 parks located in the Snowy Valley. Each park was different in size and experience and range of different capital upgrade and management solutions were recommended.

Get In Touch

Head Office
PO Box 801 Toowong QLD 4066 Australia
Telephone
+61 447 562 557