Tag Archives: Brisbane City Council

Neighbourhood planning in Moggill Bellbowrie off to a flying start

Neighbourhood planning in the Moggill Bellbowrie area is off to a great start following a number of community information sessions hosted by Brisbane City Council recently. To date, more than 200 people have taken the opportunity to be part of the neighbourhood planning process. One of the central issues raised by community members during recent […]

River Gateway Neighbourhood Plan Business Breakfast

Brisbane City Council is preparing a new neighbourhood plan for the River Gateway area which includes parts of Carina, Camp Hill, Cannon Hill, Murarrie, Morningside and Seven Hills. The plan will amend Council’s planning scheme and specify, among other things, where new industrial, residential, commercial, retail and other land uses should go, how they should […]

Get involved in planning for the future of Taringa and St Lucia

Brisbane City Council is preparing a renewal strategy for Taringa and St Lucia to manage future growth. The renewal strategy will form the basis of a statutory neighbourhood plan that will set the rules for future development. The strategy will consider the area’s housing, development, transport and open space needs.  It will focus on key […]

Neighbourhood planning in Moggill/Bellbowrie district takes off

Residents and business owners in the Moggill/Bellbowrie district are invited to find out more about neighbourhood planning in their area by attending a Neighbourhood Planning Basics Workshop. The workshop will take place at Bellbowrie Community Church on Saturday 4 September 2010 from 10am to 12pm. To RSVP telephone Council on (07) 3403 8698 by Thursday […]

Shape the Future of Rochedale

The Rochedale Urban Community Local Plan Draft Amendments are now available and proposes to: address recent changes to traffic flow and the road network, particularly around the town centre strengthen the protection of the habitat and ecological corridors increase retail opportunities to meet future demand reinforce the type of development expected in the business park […]

Mt Gravatt Corridor Draft Neighbourhood Plan Strategy released

The draft neighbourhood plan strategy for Mt Gravatt Corridor is now available for comment until 27 August 2010. The Queensland Government’s South East Queensland Regional Plan requires Council to accommodate 156,000 new dwellings by 2031.  This area has been identified as a Principal Regional Activity Centre. The draft strategy identifies Mt Gravatt as a major […]

Indooroopilly Centre Draft Neighbourhood Plan Strategy released

The draft neighbourhood plan strategy for Indooroopilly Centre is now available for comment until 27 August 2010. The Queensland Government’s South East Queensland Regional Plan requires Council to accommodate 156,000 new dwellings by 2031.  This area has been identified as a Principal Regional Activity Centre. As an area close to the Brisbane CBD and located […]

Virtual Brisbane

Brisbane City Council has developed state-of-the-art 3D technology that will play a vital role in planning for the inner city’s growth and a demonstration is going on public display. Called Virtual Brisbane, the technology has the ability to animate 3D objects and ‘fly through or over’ the CBD and inner city as well as view […]

New Neighbourhood Plans for Brisbane

Brisbane City Council has announced the five new neighbourhood planning areas included in the recent budget – Toombul Nundah, Darra Oxley, Taringa St Lucia, River Gateway and Moggill Bellbowrie. Neighbourhood planning for the above mentioned areas will protect their character while delivering benefits to residents such as improved housing choice and local facilities. The Toombul […]

Developing a sustainable future for Brisbane

Brisbane City Council is partnering with Green Building Council Australia on the Green Communities project. The Green Communities project aims to develop a framework and a tool that assists in the assessment of communities against best practice sustainable benchmarks. The framework is a decision making process which focuses on incorporating economic, social and environmental sustainability […]