Planning

Short term accommodation not the answer to the housing crisis

Short term accommodation not the answer to the housing crisis

July 17th, 2024 - Mitchell Price

Short term rental accommodation is being closely examined by the state government and City of Melbourne as part of the solution to Victoria’s housing crisis. 

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New video reveals Wurundjeri Way extension experience in Docklands

July 5th, 2024 - Sean Car

The West Gate Tunnel Project (WGTP) has released a virtual video showing what it will be like to drive along the new Wurundjeri Way extension, as works began this month to widen the road in Docklands.

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New Docklands Station under Metro 2 plans, but what about Yarra’s Edge?

June 26th, 2024 - Sean Car

The state government has revealed its preferred route for the long-awaited Metro 2 underground train to Fishermans Bend, but locals in Yarra’s Edge are pushing for the inclusion of a dedicated station of their own.

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Central Pier afloat? Brooke Street Pier engineer to visit Docklands

June 26th, 2024 - Sean Car

The engineer behind Hobart’s renowned floating Brooke Street Pier will be hosted at an event in Docklands in July, fuelling speculation of what could be coming to the precinct following the demolition of Central Pier.

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The missing fine grain

June 25th, 2024 - Dr Elek Pafka

Melbourne’s Docklands has many events that bring buzz and large crowds, but everyday street life tends to lack the vitality that high-density neighbourhoods can have.

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“Not good enough”: Councillors scathing of Marvel Stadium plans

May 29th, 2024 - Sean Car

Development Victoria and the AFL have been jointly slammed by City of Melbourne councillors over the first stage of plans to redevelop Marvel Stadium’s waterfront edge, with Cr Jamal Hakim going so far as to label it as “embarrassing”.

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Development Victoria to repair Shipping Control Tower

May 29th, 2024 - Sean Car

Development Victoria (DV) has announced plans to restore Docklands’ historic Shipping Control Tower at North Wharf as part of a maintenance program to “ensure the structure can stand tall for years to come”.

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Central Pier demolition “progressing well”

May 29th, 2024 - Sean Car

Docklanders will have noticed considerable progress with the demolition of Central Pier in recent months, with much of Shed 9 now removed from Victoria Harbour.

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“Cycling super-highway” under way amid further local safety concerns

May 28th, 2024 - Sean Car

The Victorian Government has begun construction of a new 2.5-kilometre “cycling super-highway” to Docklands as calls mount for safety upgrades to dangerous intersections around the West Gate Tunnel project.

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Lendlease unveils Ancora at Collins Wharf

May 2nd, 2024 - Sean Car

Victoria Harbour developer Lendlease has unveiled its latest premium waterfront residential development, Ancora at Collins Wharf, located at 971 Collins St in Docklands.

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Name Docklands’ newest park

Name Docklands’ newest park

September 4th, 2014 - Docklands News
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