Hobsons Bay Activity Centres Strategy

Tell us what you think of the draft Hobsons Bay Activity Centres Strategy!

Hobsons Bay City Council has prepared a new Activity Centres Strategy to provide an over-arching framework to inform planning, economic development and decision-making about activity centres in Hobsons Bay, as well as attract and direct public and private investment.

View the draft Strategy below to see how Council is planning to manage our network of activity centres across the municipality and provide feedback.

How can you get involved

  • attend one of the community drop-in sessions
  • see staff at a pop-up stall at our local train stations on your commute
  • attend the community workshop by registering here
  • view the online information and provide feedback via a survey
  • visiting one of our libraries (External link)to view and provide feedback at our Participate touch points
  • if you prefer to provide feedback by mail then please post it to:
    • Manager Strategy and Advocacy, Hobsons Bay City Council, PO Box 21, Altona, VIC, 3018

All feedback must be received by 5pm on Friday 9 November 2018.


Tell us what you think of the draft Hobsons Bay Activity Centres Strategy!

Hobsons Bay City Council has prepared a new Activity Centres Strategy to provide an over-arching framework to inform planning, economic development and decision-making about activity centres in Hobsons Bay, as well as attract and direct public and private investment.

View the draft Strategy below to see how Council is planning to manage our network of activity centres across the municipality and provide feedback.

How can you get involved

  • attend one of the community drop-in sessions
  • see staff at a pop-up stall at our local train stations on your commute
  • attend the community workshop by registering here
  • view the online information and provide feedback via a survey
  • visiting one of our libraries (External link)to view and provide feedback at our Participate touch points
  • if you prefer to provide feedback by mail then please post it to:
    • Manager Strategy and Advocacy, Hobsons Bay City Council, PO Box 21, Altona, VIC, 3018

All feedback must be received by 5pm on Friday 9 November 2018.


  • Know Your Activity Centres Strategy

    9 months ago
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    Find out what the Hobsons Bay Activity Centres Strategy is about, how we are planning for the ongoing development of our Activity Centres and how the draft Strategy was prepared by reading the Know Your Activity Centres Strategy summary booklet.

    View the booklet here.

    Find out what the Hobsons Bay Activity Centres Strategy is about, how we are planning for the ongoing development of our Activity Centres and how the draft Strategy was prepared by reading the Know Your Activity Centres Strategy summary booklet.

    View the booklet here.

  • Background and context - What kind of Activity Centres can be found in Hobsons Bay?

    9 months ago
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    Activity Centres are:

    Areas that provide a focus for services, employment, housing, transport and social interaction.

    They come in a range of sizes and have a range of offerings often very particular to the area in which they are in.

    You can find out more about Activity Centres, what makes them successful and how they are classified here.

    Activity Centres are:

    Areas that provide a focus for services, employment, housing, transport and social interaction.

    They come in a range of sizes and have a range of offerings often very particular to the area in which they are in.

    You can find out more about Activity Centres, what makes them successful and how they are classified here.

  • Hobsons Bay's Activity Centres

    9 months ago
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    During the preparation of the Draft Activity Centres Strategy, Hobsons Bay's activity centres were classified into activity centre types. This was done through assessment of a range of criteria including:

    • size, scale and diversity of retail, commercial, community, residential and other activities in a centre
    • land use mix in a centre and in particular the type of traders and facilities available
    • role and function served by a centre to the surrounding community
    • presence or otherwise of major traders and 'anchor' uses such as supermarkets and substantial community facilities
    • physical capacity, market demand and planning support for a centre to experience...

    During the preparation of the Draft Activity Centres Strategy, Hobsons Bay's activity centres were classified into activity centre types. This was done through assessment of a range of criteria including:

    • size, scale and diversity of retail, commercial, community, residential and other activities in a centre
    • land use mix in a centre and in particular the type of traders and facilities available
    • role and function served by a centre to the surrounding community
    • presence or otherwise of major traders and 'anchor' uses such as supermarkets and substantial community facilities
    • physical capacity, market demand and planning support for a centre to experience growth and change over time
    Please check here to find out how your local activity centre, or any of Hobsons Bay's activity centres, is classified.
  • Activity Centre Brochures

    9 months ago
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    Each activity Centre in Hobsons Bay has its own brochure which identifies where it is, how it is classified, existing conditions, a vision for the future, urban design directions and provides guidance for the future.

    Each brochure can be found in the key documents.

    Each activity Centre in Hobsons Bay has its own brochure which identifies where it is, how it is classified, existing conditions, a vision for the future, urban design directions and provides guidance for the future.

    Each brochure can be found in the key documents.