Month: July 2018

Fly Me To….

Interesting reading in the recently released draft 2018 Masterplan for Melbourne Airport– submissions are being received until 8 October 2018.  This is the strategic document providing a blueprint for the Airport’s development over the next 20 years. Some facts and figures we noted include: Melbourne Airport has been operating in its current location for almost… Read more »

Highlands Approval

Collie recently assisted Stockland in obtaining town planning approval for a number of applications in ‘Highlands’ Craigieburn. The first approval was subdivision plan 11c (SP11c), which is located in the north-east of Highlands and will have a significant frontage to Mt Ridley Road, a major east-west arterial road and one of the main entries to… Read more »

Landscape Handover

Collie has recently completed the handover to Wyndham City Council of the landscape works for the  penultimate stages of Highgrange in Truganina.  This actually completes the majority of the landscape works for Highgrange. Congratulations to Truganina Gateway Pty Ltd on the completion of these works.    

Infrastructure Contribution Plan Change: Land in Lieu

Infrastructure Contribution Plan Change: Land in Lieu Last Wednesday, one of our town planners attended an UDIA industry insights forum on the Infrastructure Contribution Plan (ICP) changes that came into effect on 2 July 2018.  Presenters were from DELWP and the Victorian Planning Authority (VPA). The ICP system, which applies generally to metropolitan greenfield growth… Read more »