The Minister for Planning has referred this site to the Government Land Standing Advisory Committee (Advisory Committee) for advice on the future planning provisions.

Site details

Owner of the site: Southern Rural Water

Zoning Public Use Zone 1 (Service and Utility) Farming Zone
Overlays and other provisions Environmental Significance Overlay - Schedule 2 Retain Exisiting Overlays


Municipality: Baw Baw Shire Shire Council

Site address: Blue Rock Road, Willow Grove

Aerial view map of Blue Rock Road Willow Grove

Key Dates

  • Exhibition period: 6 February 2017 – 17 March 2017
  • Public Hearings: 6 April 2017
  • Advisory Committee Report due to Minister for Planning: May 2017

Information session

The Advisory Committee is hosting a public information session if you have any questions about the process, timing or how to make a submission.

The public information session is being held on:

Monday 20 February: 6.30 pm – 7.30 pm 
Willow Grove Community Centre,
12 Moe-Willowgrove Road, Willow Grove

Public Hearings

The Advisory Committee will hold public hearings for those submitters who wish to make a presentation. This will be held on 6 April 2017.  If you have requested to make a presentation, the Advisory Committee will write to you to confirm the date, time and location of the public hearings after the exhibition period has closed.

Information Pack

The following information will help understand what is being proposed and why the planning provisions were selected.


Planning Scheme Provisions

Contact information

  • Questions relating to the site and the selection of the proposed planning provisions, please contact Joey Whitehead ☎ Phone: (03) 0407 849 744 or 📧 Email:
  • All other questions should be directed to the Fast Track Government Land Service
    ☎ Phone: (03)8683 0901 or 📧 Email: