Demolition of the Gunnedah Memorial Pool has begun as part of the Gunnedah Shire Council's Gunnedah Memorial Pool Renewal Project.

GOING AHEAD: Demolition work on the Gunnedah Memorial Pool renewal project is now under way.
GOING AHEAD: Demolition work on the Gunnedah Memorial Pool renewal project is now under way.

Works on the Gunnedah Memorial Pool renewal project, kicked off with demolition work on Monday.

An excavator was busy at work clearing the way for the $11.4 million pool complex upgrade.

The work follows the official start of construction at a sod turning ceremony held by Gunnedah Shire Council and Hines Construction on October 24.

Gunnedah Shire Council have said the project should be completed before summer 2018/19.