Geocon seeking reconsideration of the WOVA decision (DA 201833492) to increase the height of the building on Melrose Drive

Geocon seeking reconsideration of the WOVA decision (DA 201833492) to increase the height of the building on Melrose Drive

We are seeking your support to send an email to the Planning Directorate stating your objections to increasing the already significant height of building 4 (on Melrose Drive) and the associated reduction in solar access to surrounding residents.

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“Petition – Reduce N12 and N10 building heights and preserve all existing open green space in Arabanoo Park

"Petition - Reduce N12 and N10 building heights and preserve all existing open green space in Arabanoo Park

Please support members of our community who will be impacted by the overwhelming scale of the N12 (Block 13 Section 81) development on the corner of Easty and Wilbow Streets in Phillip[1] at https://epetitions.act.gov.au/CurrentEPetitions.aspx (petition number 025-18).

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National Microclimate Event

National Microclimate Event

Are you interested in urban microclimates? Register to participate in a two hour measurement activity for temperature, wind and humidity to help set baseline data for our town centre. Led by experts at RMIT. Saturday 9 February 2019 1pm to 3pm. To Register – click here

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A multi purpose sports facility in the south of Canberra

A multi purpose sports facility in the south of Canberra

The WVCC and sporting groups from across the south of Canberra met to discuss the difficulty in accessing, and the need for a multi purpose sports hall in Woden. The attendees (from left to right) are: Robert Issell (WVCC and futsal), Fiona Carrick (WVCC), Kirsten Cross (gymnastics), Ashley Cross (basketball), Robert Lamaro (futsal), Emma Davidson (roller derby), Michael Nuttall (squash), Hendrik Nielsen (table tennis). Robin Stanton and Lady Nora Preston

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Amended WOVA proposal – submissions close 5 September 2018 Geocon applies to subdivide block – this will provide an additional 4 storeys on another tower.

Amended WOVA proposal – submissions close 5 September 2018  Geocon applies to subdivide block – this will provide an additional 4 storeys on another tower.

The WVCC welcomes the changes to the WOVA development but believes there are some further improvements to the design to be made.  WOVA is a significant development and it is important that great outcomes are delivered to the Woden community.

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