Alstonville 2037

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 Alstonville 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 Alstonville and what the future holds?  

Thank you to all those who previously provided feedback.

So, what's next?

We have used the feedback and information you have provided and prepared a draft Alstonville Planning and Environmental Study and draft Strategic Plan 2017 – 2037. These documents will be on public exhibition during April and May 2017 for community comment.

Exhibition launch

Council thanks the more than 70 local residents who attended the launch presentation on 3 April 2017. The feedback you provided to us was very valuable.

Exhibition Launch Presentation

Exhibition period

5 April 2017 to 12 May 2017

Submissions close: Friday 12 May 2017

Online survey

During the exhibition period, the community will be able to provide feedback via an online survey. Comments can also be emailed to or via an addressed letter to Ballina Shire Council, PO Box 450, Ballina NSW 2478. 

Survey closes: Friday 12 May 2017

Want to talk to someone?

Please call Council's Alstonville Futures Team on 6686 4444. 

Thanks again for your thoughts so far.  We have very much enjoyed speaking to the Alstonville community, who have been very generous with ideas and feedback.

The Alstonville Futures Team

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where is the project up to?

June 2016 
Alstonville2036 Project Launch 

July-September 2016 
Street stalls, community meetings, web conversations

October 2016-February 2017
Development of Planning and Environmental Study and draft Strategic Plan

March 2017 
Councillor briefing and report to the Council

April-May 2017 
Document exhibition and Phase 2 of community consultation

June 2017 
Final Alstonville 2037 Strategy reported to Council


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