Current Projects

Many projects on state government land are considered by the Minister for Planning due to their importance to the State of Victoria.

For examples of state infrastructure projects facilitated by State Project Planning Facilitation see:

Coburg train station new main entrance, November 2020

Bell Street entrance to Coburg train station

Recent State Project decisions

In accordance with Clause 52.30-2 (State Project Decision), the Minister for Planning has determined the following project is considered a state project:

Mullum Mullum Indigenous Gathering Place

Approval granted to use the site for temporary office and place of assembly use for the Mullum Mullum Indigenous Gathering Place’

Determined on 29 April 2022

To obtain further details contact Operations Manager Mullum Mullum Indigenous Gathering Place, operations@mmigp.org.au

Reimagining Moonee Ponds Creek Project

Will restore a section of the previously engineered stormwater channel to more natural creek system.

Determined on 19 April 2022

To obtain further details contact:
Carlo Ludiciani
Project Manager Minor Capital |  Waterways and Land Delivery
Melbourne Water
Phone: (03) 9700 8705,  Mobile: 0400 335 200
Email: Carlo.Iudiciani@melbournewater.com.au

Seven High Priority Ambulance Project Sites

Inglewood Ambulance Branch - 2-4 Hospital St, Inglewood
Rochester Ambulance Branch - 22 Mackay Street, Rochester
Gisborne Ambulance Branch - 43 Robertson Street, Gisborne
Wyndham Vale Ambulance Branch - 451 Ballan Road, Manor Lakes
Foster Ambulance Branch - 451 Ballan Road, Manor Lakes
Craigieburn Ambulance Branch - 13 Sustainable Drive, Craigieburn (Proposed)
Morwell Ambulance Branch  - Lot 20, English Street, Morwell.

Determined on 13 February 2022

To obtain further details about the project and works contact Spiire - Glennie Nottle- Associate Planning
Phone: +61 3 9993 7064 Email:  Glennie.Nottle@spiire.com.au

Kingston Public Sector Aged Care Facility

Determined on 20 December 2021

The project to provide a new 150-bed public sector aged care accommodation facility is part of the Victorian Government's Modernisation of Metropolitan Melbourne Public Sector Residential Aged Care Strategy.

To obtain further details about the project go to Victorian Health Building Authority or email vhba@health.vic.gov.au.

Epping Ambulance Branch Project

Determined on 12 October 2021.

Clause 52.30-5 consultation and Clause 52.30-6 pre-commencement documents approved 10 December 2021.

To obtain further details about the project and works contact
✉ Spiire - Glennie Nottle - Associate Planning
☎ +61 3 9993 7064

Dja Dja Wurrung Corporate and Community Centre, Bendigo

Determined on 19 September 2021

To obtain further details about the project contact
✉ Garry Richards – Senior Project Manager
☎ 0487374835.

Bendigo Tramways Project

Determined on 5 September 2021

To obtain further details about the project go to Bendigo Tramways Expansion

Dennys Place Breakthrough Project

Determined on 5 September 2021

Dennys Place Breakthrough Project is part of the wider Revitalising Central Geelong Action Plan.

To obtain further details about the project and the community engagement go to:

Suburban Rail Loop East (Cheltenham to Box Hill) Initial Works

Determined on 15 August 2021

Clause 52.30-5 consultation and Clause 52.30-6 pre-commencement documents approved 19 December 2021.

To find out more about the Initial Works and to provide your feedback visit Engage Victoria SRL East: Initial Works.

For more information contact Suburban Rail Loop Authority:
☎ 1800 105 105 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

Werribee Open Range Zoo - Sky Safari (Gondola) Project

Determined on 26 June 2021

Werribee Open Range Zoo - Sky Safari (Gondola) Project is part of a bigger Werribee Zoo expansion project.
To obtain further details about the project contact Zoos Victoria.

Planning Scheme Amendments

The following state infrastructure projects were recently facilitated by State Project Facilitation Service:

  • Toorak Road, Kooyong Level Crossing Removal Project is part of the Victorian Government’s commitment to remove 75 dangerous and congested level crossings across Melbourne by 2025 to improve road, rail and pedestrian safety and public transport facilities.
  • The Victorian Pride Centre, St Kilda is a new civic and community facility that will be the first of its kind in Australia. It will provide positive social benefits for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ) community and the Victorian community.
  • Ikon Park, Carlton North (previously Princes Park) provides for a facilities upgrade and transformation into the new home for AFLW.
  • Chisholm Road Prison, Lara is a new facility needed to accommodate the growing prison system and deliver rehabilitation, education and transition programs.

Page last updated: 13/05/22