About Us

SportDev is one of Australia's leading Sporting Facility Design Consultancy groups

SportDev offers professional Concept Masterplanning and Architectural Concept Design services to assist Local and State Government bodies, Clubs and Associations in the strategic planning, development and procurement of Sporting, Community and Recreational Facilities.

As a provider of Concept Masterplanning and Design Services provider to Tennis Australia, SportDev is responsible for the preparation of integrated tennis and sporting facility masterplans and designs throughout the country.

SportDev has strategic alliances with specialist engineering consultants to facilitate the seamless preparation of project design and tender documentation. Depending upon the nature of each project SportDev can draw upon and facilitate the services of selected specialist civil engineering, lighting and other nominated consultants to seamlessly and comprehensively respond to each Project Design Brief.

Projects range in size and complexity from small sporting club projects in the order of $100k through to multi-million dollar integrated / multi-use sporting facilities.

While SportDev’s primary focus is on Tennis facilities our expertise extends across a broad range of sporting and recreation disciplines including Rugby, Netball, Basketball, Soccer, Hockey, Futsal and many other sports.


SportDev is led by Director Peter Leipus an Architect with over 30 years’ experience who specialises in the delivery of concept masterplanning solutions for integrated sporting facilities. Peter and the highly qualified team at SportDev use their knowledge and insight of sporting facility design, operation and venue management to deliver innovative and commercially viable design solutions.


SportDev offers a unique perspective on design through delivering a fluid ‘freehand’ presentation style as well as computer generated plans providing flexibility and clarity in communicating concepts to project stakeholders.

Peter Leipus
Director, B.Arch.St.B.Arch.MBA

SportDev is owned and operated by Registered Architect and Masterplanning Consultant Peter Leipus who ,with over 30 years specialist experience in the delivery of...

Indicative Tennis facility concept site masterplan