Month: January 2012

WAVERLEY PARK

The re-development of the ex-VFL headquarters at Waverley Park in Melbourne, is well progressed. Football fans in particular who remember the venue would find it an ‘eye opener’ to visit now. The oval remains but houses have replaced stands; part of the grandstand remains but is now used for retail and commercial purposes; and the… Read more »

RULES RELAXED FOR BULKY GOODS RETAILERS IN VICTORIA

On the 19 January Amendment VC88 implemented changes to the Victorian Planning Provisions and planning schemes to relax the rules relevant to bulky goods retailing. The changes have broadened the definition of bulky goods and remove the floor space restrictions previously in place under the Industrial 1, Industrial 3, Business 3 and Business 4 zones…. Read more »

A VISIT TO THE LATEST REDEVELOPMENT AT DARLING HARBOUR

Following two years of construction the latest redevelopment at Darling Harbour, Darling Quarter was opened to the public in September 2011. The 68,000 square metres Darling Quarter project includes: • 58,000 square metres, of commercial office space; • 600 public and 200 private underground car spaces; • retail and leisure facilities; • new public open… Read more »

EUREKA TOWER

Have you noticed the spectacular Eureka Tower ‘shimmer’ on a sunny crisp morning? Look up and be impressed!