As well bringing down trees at Achintee Road, the blustery conditions caused the already precarious (old) stand to partially lose its roof.
The club hope that the money raised will enable it to have CCTV round the park and hopefully stop vandalism happening in the future.
Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting incident number 2527 of 2 January, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
‘It’s just sad that individuals can come along and try to wreck something people have worked hard for’
North Lanarkshire Council’s recent decision to close its ‘great facility’ in Oban was already ‘educational vandalism’ but it would be ‘doubly wrong’ to vandalise the site as well, says MSP Michael Russell.
The incident on Albany Street happened some time between 10.45pm on Saturday and 2.30am on Sunday, Police Scotland said.
The group of campers damaged the trees so badly that they had to be felled.
‘We are going to have to get someone up from Glasgow. It will be expensive.’
The shopfront window of the PDSA shop on Fort William High Street has been smashed in a ‘mindless’ act of vandalism.