The Minister for Planning will appoint an Inquiry to assess the potential effects of the proposed Golden Plains Wind Farm Project.
WestWind Energy Pty Ltd proposes to construct a wind farm comprising up to 228 wind turbine generators at a maximum blade tip height of 230 metres. The project is located in Golden Plains Shire about 60km west of Geelong, generally to the west, south and south-east of the Rokewood township.
The planning permit application is to use and develop a wind energy facility and associated infrastructure, buildings and works: use and develop a utility installation and associated infrastructure, buildings and works, remove, destroy or lop native vegetation, alter access to a Road Zone 1 and business identification signage.
- Sarah Carlisle (Chair)
- Rod Gowans
- Adrian Vlok
Learn more by reading the member biographies (PDF, 184.1 KB)
Terms of Reference
Directions Hearing: The Directions Hearing took place the week commencing 2 July 2018 at Bannockburn Shire (Golden Plains Shire) Hall, 12 High Street, Bannockburn.
Public Hearings: Public hearings took place commencing 30 July 2018 at Bannockburn Shire (Golden Plains Shire) Hall, 12 High Street, Bannockburn.
The Advisory Committee must submit its report in accordance with the Terms of Reference (PDF, 1.1 MB).
Once a final decision has been made, it will be made available.
For more information on the Inquiry process, please get in touch via the contact details below:
Senior Project Officer
Planning Panels Victoria
☎ Phone: (03) 8392 5121
✉ Email: firstname.lastname@example.org