2.1.14 Ovals Example 2

Location of Example: 148°54'27" East, 34°50'08" South
Distinctive Characteristics:
  • An Oval Area is an open area of land with a regular elliptical shape developed as a sporting ground for the playing of football, athletics, cricket and the like.
  • Line markings and/or a cricket pitch is often visible in imagery.
  • Associated infrastructure can include a grandstand, club buildings, lighting/goal post structures, adjacent practice or other sport facilities (tennis or netball courts)
Regional Considerations:
  • Generally occur within or near populated centres.
Figure: Representation of a Oval.

Figure: Orthophotography 50cm RGB=123 Figure: SPOT 2.5m RGB=321 Figure: Oblique Photography Oval

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