These projects help us and plan for the future. Find out more about how these projects manage growth and change in the City of Yarra.
Activity Centre Planning
We are introducing Design and Development Overlays into our planning scheme to control the heights and setbacks of future buildings.Read more
Alphington Paper Mill
This 16.5 hectare site in Alphington is being transformed into a new residential precinct with shops, offices, open spaces and community facilities.Read more
Fitzroy Gasworks site redevelopment
The Victorian Government is planning to redevelop the former Fitzroy Gasworks site, located at 433 Smith Street. The proposed redevelopment will include new housing, a senior high school, a sports centre and open space.Read more
Heidelberg Road Local Area Plan
Yarra Council, along with Darebin City Council, is preparing a high-level local area plan (LAP) for Heidelberg Road between Merri and the Darebin Creeks.Read more
Melbourne 9 (M9)
Melbourne (M9) is a collaborative partnership between nine inner Melbourne councils that work together to advocate for projects and issues of common interest.Read more
The Liveable Yarra project was an extensive community consultation which is helping to inform the rewrite of the Yarra Planning Scheme.Read more
Yarra River Corridor Strategy
We are working with state government on permanent planning controls to ensure that future development will not encroach into the river corridor.Read more
Collingwood Town Hall precinct
A feasibility study has been carried out in the north-west corner of the Collingwood Town Hall precinct to determine it’s potential for a mixed-use redevelopment.