Gower Park, Hamilton, New Zealand, August 2016…

Gower Park 2016

Gower Park 2016

The Gower Park surface is one of the best in New Zealand.

The Gower Park surface is one of the best in New Zealand.

Gower Park No 1 was upgraded to international standard for the FIFA 2015 U-20 World Cup as a training venue

Gower Park No 1 was upgraded to international standard for the FIFA 2015 U-20 World Cup as a training venue

Gower Park on matchday

Gower Park on matchday

Gower Park on matchday

Gower Park on matchday

Gower Park hosting its first live televised football match in 2015

Gower Park hosting its first live televised football match in 2015

Melville Academy training block at the eastern end of Gower Park

Melville Academy training block at the eastern end of Gower Park

Melville training pitches, Gower 6 and Gower 7

Melville training pitches, Gower 6 and Gower 7

Melville have 56 1500 watt bulbs running off 11 floodlight towers at the eastern end of Gower Park, and a further floodlit pitch on Gower 2.

Melville have 56 1500 watt bulbs running off 11 floodlight towers at the eastern end of Gower Park, and a further floodlit pitch on Gower 2.

The Gower Park No 1 changing room (home team)

The Gower Park No 1 changing room (home team)

In 2015 Melville erected a stainless steel sculpture, "The Goal" at the entrance to Gower Parkto acknowledge the efforts of past members. Displayed here with life member Steve Owens, who oversaw the project

In 2015 Melville erected a stainless steel sculpture, “The Goal” at the entrance to Gower Parkto acknowledge the efforts of past members. Displayed here with life member Steve Owens, who oversaw the project

Melville winning the northern premier league at Gower Park in 2009

Melville winning the northern premier league at Gower Park in 2009

Melville supporters at the 2003 Chatham Cup final at North Harbour Stadium, 2003. Current coach Sam Wilkinson played in that match.

Melville supporters at the 2003 Chatham Cup final at North Harbour Stadium, 2003. Current coach Sam Wilkinson played in that match.

A Chatham Cup matchday at Gower Park

A Chatham Cup matchday at Gower Park