The Minister for Planning appointed a Standing Advisory Committee to provide advice on the suitability of planning proposals to facilitate the delivery of regional parks proposed by the Victorian Government and/or project partners.

More information

To find out more information about the Advisory Committee process, please contact:

Planning Panels Victoria
☎ Phone: (03) 8392 5120
✉ Email: planning.panels@delwp.vic.gov.au

To find out more information about the proposals, please contact:

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
☎ Phone: (03) 8683 0950
✉ Email: darcy.daniher@delwp.vic.gov.au

Panel or Committee

Terms of Reference

The Minister for Planning signed Terms of Reference (PDF, 1.7 MB) in relation to this project on 29 November 2017.

Committee members

The Minister for Planning appointed the following members to the Committee:

  • Michael Kirsch (Chair)
  • Amanda Cornwall
  • Mandy Elliott

Learn more about the members by reading their biographies (PDF, 93.5 KB).



The Minister for Planning referred regional park proposals for the Committee to consider on 21 March 2018. A proposal prepared by Casey City Council for a sports precinct in Clyde was also referred to the Committee.

The sites are:

Notice period

The notice period will commence on 28 May 2018 and conclude on 6 July 2018.

All submissions must be received by 6 July 2018.

Submit online

An information Session for each proposal will be held locally in the week commencing 12 June 2018.

Register your attendance online

Public Hearing

The Committee will carry out a Public Hearing and provide submitters with an opportunity to be heard.

The Public Hearing is scheduled to commence on 3 September 2018.


The Committee must produce a written report for each proposal no later than 40 business days from the completion of the Public Hearing.


All supporting documents for this project can be found here.

Supporting Documents