Wollongbar 2038

How would you like your place to change and develop over the next 20 years?

What sorts of things would you like to see happen? 
Do you like Wollongbar as it is? Or do you think there is room for new plans?

Are you a resident, a business owner, a farmer or a frequent visitor with an interest in Wollongbar and what the future holds?  

In 2016 Council resolved to prepare place based strategic plans for Alstonville and Wollongbar.

Draft plans for Alstonville have been prepared and are on public exhibition until 12 May 2017. Alstonville plans can be accessed from the following link Alstonville 2037

Pre-study community consultation will start in Wollongbar during April 2017. Feedback and information obtained will be used to prepare a draft Wollongbar Planning and Environmental Study and draft Wollongbar Strategic Plan 2018 – 2038. Once prepared these documents will be placed on public exhibition for community comment.

Pre – Study Community Consultation

Council Planners will be available to talk with you at the following locations and times:

Thursday and Friday 20 and 21 April 2017, 2pm to 4pm Wollongbar Shopping Centre in Simpson Avenue.

Saturday 22 April 2017, 9am to 12 noon, door knocking within Kurrabri Estate, Callicoma Court, Bolwarra Court, Murrogun Place and Plateau Drive, Wollongbar.

Saturday 29 April 2017, 9am to 12 noon, door knocking of properties in Lismore Road, Francis Avenue, Campbell Avenue and Simpson Avenue

An Information Sheet has been prepared to help explain the Wollongbar Strategic Planning Project. Click here to see the Information Sheet.

Community survey

An online survey has been prepared to assist you in making comments. The survey may be accessed from the following link during April and May 2017.

Russellton Industrial Estate Survey

This survey has been designed for people who have businesses or jobs located within the Russellton Industrial Estate.

Comments may also be made by email to council@ballina.nsw.gov.au or by letter addressed to Council’s General Manager. 

Thank you for taking the time to complete this survey.

Surveys close: 2 June 2017

Want to talk to someone?

Please call 6686 4444 and ask for a member of the Wollongbar Futures Team. Member of a community or service club? Why not request a briefing from a Council Planner at your next meeting?

Wollongbar 2038

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where is the project up to?

April – May 2017

Wollongbar 2038 pre-study community consultation

June – October 2017
Research and preparation of draft documents

December 2017
Councillor briefing and report to the Council

February – March 2018
Document exhibition and Phase 2 community consultation

May 2018
Final Wollongbar strategy reported to the Council

Document Downloads

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