What you need to know

Major Development & Strategic Planning Projects

Find out about the many major developments on the way

Activity Centres

The State Government requires activity centres to operate as vibrant hubs containing a mix of residential dwellings, shops, services and public transport and play a role in housing Melbourne’s growing population.

Flemington Community @ Debneys Park

A welcoming, beautiful and sustainable place

We’re working to create a welcoming, beautiful and sustainable place for Flemington. People at all stages of life need access to quality spaces, facilities and services to be healthy and resilient - now and in the future.

Ascot Vale Public Housing Estate Renewel

The Ascot Vale Estate is being renewed as part of the Victorian Government’s largest ever investment into public housing renewal. The renewal program will replace ageing public housing with brand new, sustainable homes and will increase the amount of housing available on the site.

Flemington Public Housing Estate Renewal

We are working with the State Government's Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) on a project to renew the Flemington Housing Estate and surrounding Debneys Park Precinct

Moonee Valley Racecourse development

Since 2011 the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) have been planning for a major redevelopment of their racecourse site in Moonee Ponds.

Past Projects

This information was provided as part of a past project which has now been completed.

Ascot Chase

The Ascot Chase project is a residential development of approximately 400 dwellings on 16 hectares of land bounded by Walter Street, the Walter Street Reserve, Newsom Street, Stanford Street and Doncaster Street in Ascot Vale.

Buckley Street level crossing removal

The State Government has undertaken a grade separation to remove the Buckley Street level crossing in Essendon. Construction on the project has now finished.

Flemington Racecourse development

In October 2013 the Victorian Racing Club (VRC) and Greenland announced their plan to develop two parcels of land at Flemington Racecourse.

Australand Development 77-89 Military Road

Places Victoria, in partnership with Australand Property Group, has developed plans for the vacant site at 77-89 Military Road, Avondale Heights.

Essendon Airport Curfew

Essendon Airport Curfew is operated by Essendon Airport Pty Ltd (EAPL) and is located on Commonwealth land. As such responsibility for its management lies with the Commonwealth Government.

Former proposed East West Link

The former State Government planned to build an east west road link across Melbourne, spanning approximately 18 kilometres across the city. This project was to be divided into an Eastern section and a Western section, with the Eastern section to be the first to roll-out.

Essendon Junction Activity Centre Plan

The Essendon Junction area is a nominated neighbourhood activity centre.

45-69 Woodland Street, Essendon (North Park Estate)

St Columban’s Mission is applying to Council to redevelop the site historically known as North Park Estate located at 45-69 Woodland Street, Essendon (North Park Estate).