Month: June 2020

get on your bike – update

Collie advised recently on Melbourne City Council-announced new proposals for additional bike paths to increase safety and convenience for cyclists and other road users in response to expected cycling growth during (and perhaps after) the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then additional news has been released by the Council on a timeline for the expected new works…. Read more »

in the grove

Collie recently inspected the progress of The Grove development, in Tarneit.  As part of our town planning services, Collie assisted the client in obtaining planning permits for three separate subdivision areas that comprise The Grove development.  Once completed, The Grove will include over 2,500 lots, a town centre, primary school, secondary school, community facilities, sporting… Read more »

New park for Seafarers Rest

he wharf situated at Seafarers Rest at the western end of Flinders Street, next to the historic Mission to Seafarers building is about to be revamped into an exciting new green space in collaboration with the City of Melbourne and the Victorian Government. The 3,500 square metre park will be located on the north bank… Read more »

Warehouse Due Diligence Advice

Collie worked with the client providing town planning research and advice in relation to two sites, being Preston, Victoria and Tweed Heads South, New South Wales (pictured below).  The due diligence planning advice focused on the potential to operate warehouse distribution centres at the two sites. Collie reviewed the relevant local planning provisions to determine… Read more »