Rezoning to deliver 1,700 new homes for Greater Macarthur area

A NEW land release in the Campbelltown local government area will deliver open space, a new village centre and a biodiversity corridor to protect vegetation and allow local wildlife to move through the site, the NSW Department of Planning and Environment announced last week.

Rhodes East Priority Precinct Investigation Area - September 2017

Draft Priority Precinct Plan for Rhodes East released by NSW Government

NSW Planning and Housing Minister Anthony Roberts last week released the draft Priority Precinct Plan for Rhodes East, which has the potential to deliver up to 3,600 new homes, a new school, community facilities, shops, cafes and new pedestrian and cycling paths along the Parramatta River foreshore.

Fremantle Port at Dusk

New taskforce to deliver Outer Harbour vision for Perth

THE West Australian Government last week announced the establishment of the multi-agency Westport Taskforce to outline a long-range vision to guide the planning, development and growth of both the Inner Harbour at Fremantle and the future Outer Harbour at Kwinana.

Gold Coast Light Rail at Cypress Avenue Station in Surfers Paradise

Testing begins on Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2

GOLD Coast Light Rail Stage 2 has reached a new milestone after the successful testing of the first tram on the new 7.3-kilometre light rail extension between Gold Coast University Hospital and Helensvale station.

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  • Category: Queensland
Richmond Station, Richmond

Statement of Expectations released for Victorian Planning Authority

VICTORIAN Planning Minister Richard Wynne recently released the Victorian Planning Authority's 2017-18 Statement of Expectations, which outlines all planning projects that the Minister expects the Authority to work on throughout the current financial year.

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  • Category: Victoria
Building Jobs for NSW - The missing piece NSW's affordability puzzle

NSW Employment Lands Report released by UDIA

ONLY five sites with a lettable area more than 20,000 square metres are available across all of Sydney's industrial markets, pushing multinational companies to take jobs to Melbourne and Brisbane, according to a new report released by the Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA).

New House

Dwelling approvals decrease by 1.7 per cent in July

FOLLOWING an upwardly revised increase of 11.7 per cent in June, the total number of new dwellings approved in July decreased by 1.7 per cent, in seasonally adjusted terms, according to the latest figures released last week by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

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  • Category: Australia

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