Proposed Land Exchange Within Bellevue Tops Estate, Bacchus Marsh

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Saturday, 19 October, 2019 - 16:00
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Moorabool Shire Council (Council) gives notice under section 189 of the Local Government Act 1989 (the Act) of its intention to exchange land with the Bellevue Tops Estate, Bacchus Marsh (the Estate).

Council intends to transfer to the developer of the Bellevue Tops Estate in Bacchus Marsh, Bellevue Tops Pty Ltd (the Developer), the land shown hatched on the plan provided here, more particularly known as Lot 1 on Plan of Subdivision PS818729K.

In exchange, the Developer has:

  • Previously transferred / vested in Council the land known as Road R2 and Reserve 1 in Plan of Subdivision PS731412Y (stage 2).
  • Agreed to create a walkway providing pedestrian access between Holman Crescent and Gothic Drive, and to extend Holman Crescent, as shown on the plan below. The proposed walkway and extension of Holman Crescent will be transferred / vested in Council upon registration of Plan of Subdivision PS827216Q.

The exchange will be without compensation to either party.

More detailed plans, showing all parcels of land the subject of the proposed exchange, can be made available by contacting Council's Governance Coordinator, Michelle Morrow on 5366 7173.

In accordance with section 223 of the Act, any person wishing to make a submission on the proposal must do so in writing to the undersigned by no later than Monday 18 November 2019.

A person making a submission is entitled to request in the submission that they wish to appear in person, or to be represented by a person specified in the submission, in support of the submission at a meeting of the Council or its Committee on a date, time and place to be determined by the Council.

All submissions will be considered in accordance with section 223 of the Act.

Following the consideration of any submissions, Council may decide whether or not to proceed with the proposed exchange of land.

Any person making a written submission under section 223 of the Act is advised that all submissions and personal information in the submission will be handled by Council in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014.

Enquiries to: Michelle Morrow, Coordinator Governance, 5366 7173.

Submissions quoting reference No. 02/05/017GOV should be posted to:

Chief Executive Officer,
Moorabool Shire Council,
PO Box 18, Ballan, Vic 3342

Delivered to any of the Council offices in Ballan, Bacchus Marsh or Darley, or emailed to

Derek Madden / Chief Executive Officer / Moorabool Shire Council


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Tuesday, 29 October, 2019 - 16:16