Hobsons Bay Activity Centres Strategy

Updated 20 August 2019

The Hobsons Bay Activity Centres Strategy 2019-36 (Activity Centres Strategy) provides an over-arching framework to inform planning, economic development and decision-making about activity centres in Hobsons Bay, as well as to attract and direct public and private investment. It outlines a vision for Hobsons Bay activity centres, and sets out eleven directions, supported by strategies, and place-based policies and actions, to make this vision happen as population grows.

The new strategy can be found here, with the associated brochures here.

If you require any assistance or have question please see the "who's listening" box on the right of this page.

Updated 20 August 2019

The Hobsons Bay Activity Centres Strategy 2019-36 (Activity Centres Strategy) provides an over-arching framework to inform planning, economic development and decision-making about activity centres in Hobsons Bay, as well as to attract and direct public and private investment. It outlines a vision for Hobsons Bay activity centres, and sets out eleven directions, supported by strategies, and place-based policies and actions, to make this vision happen as population grows.

The new strategy can be found here, with the associated brochures here.

If you require any assistance or have question please see the "who's listening" box on the right of this page.

  • Know Your Activity Centres Strategy

    by rolsen, about 1 year ago
    Ac

    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?

    by rolsen, about 1 year ago
    Ac

    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

    by rolsen, about 1 year ago
    Ac

    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...

    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

    by rolsen, about 1 year ago
    Ac

    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.