Tag Archives: Brisbane

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 […]

River City Blueprint receives community support

The River City Blueprint has received strong support from the local community, business, industry and government following a forum that explored proposed directions of the Blueprint for Brisbane’s inner city. Prepared in partnership with the Brisbane City Council and the State Government, the River City Blueprint will be an overarching strategic plan for the inner […]

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 […]

Calling For Submissions for the Draft Eastern Corridor Neighbourhood Plan

The Draft Eastern Corridor Neighbourhood Plan is now available for formal comment.  Have your say by mailing in a written submission by Monday 6 September 2010. The draft plan identifies six key precincts; Buranda, Buranda Station, Stones Corner, Langlands Park, Coorparoo and Bennetts Road. The draft neighbourhood plan will manage growth and revitalisation around existing […]

Help us shape the future of The Racecourse Precinct

Brisbane City Council is planning for the future development of the Racecourse Precinct, which includes the suburbs of Hamilton, Ascot and Hendra. As part of this neighbourhood planning process, Council is holding a drop-in workshop for people who live, work, and visit the Racecourse Precinct. Issues for discussion will include: the commercial enhancement of Racecourse […]

Richlands Wacol Family Fun Day

As part of the Neighbourhood Enhancement Program for the Richlands Wacol area, Brisbane City Council is working with artist Gavan Fenelon to create a piece of community artwork for CJ Greenfield Park. The artwork will celebrate the many cultures of Richlands, Wacol, Inala and surrounding suburbs. Community members are encouraged to get creative and involved […]

Affordable Housing Options for Brisbane Home Buyers and Renters

A scheme through Brisbane City Council that reduces infrastructure charges is giving developers the means to provide affordable housing options by passing their savings onto home buyers and renters. Brisbane City Council and the Commonwealth Government’s Housing Affordability Fund Infrastructure Charges Reduction Scheme slashes the cost of infrastructure charges to developers by up to 15 […]

Do you have a ‘bright idea’ for the future of Brisbane?

Share it! You can build your city, submit your idea or talk to a planner at the interactive displays across the city.  The displays will be staffed between 10am and 2pm work days at the following locations:  15 March 2010 to 2 April 2010 – Kelvin Grove Campus QUT, C block – Gardens Point campus […]

Help us plan for future of the Bulimba District

Brisbane City Council is planning for the future development of the Bulimba District, which includes the suburbs of Bulimba, Balmoral, Hawthorne and Morningside.  As part of this neighbourhood planning process, Council is holding a drop-in workshop for members of the Bulimba District community. It is an opportunity to get involved, talk to Council planners and […]

The Centenary Suburbs Neighbourhood Plan Approved

The Centenary Suburbs Neighbourhood Plan has received the final stamp of approval from Brisbane City Council and will become part of the City Plan from July 2010. The plan will cover the suburbs of: Jindalee, Mount Ommaney, Jamboree Heights, Middle Park, Westlake, Riverhills, Sumner, Sinnamon Park and Seventeen Mile Rocks. Centenary Suburbs Neighbourhood Plan has been developed […]