Melton Town Centre Redevelopment - Stage 4 and 5

Melton Town Centre is being transformed into a vibrant, attractive, safe and pedestrian friendly precinct. Clear pathways are being made to encourage people movement. Spaces are being created for passive and organised use and for traders to engage in the streetscape.

Stage 1 and 2 are now complete with Stage 3 underway.

Stage 4 (Bakery Square) and Stage 5 (Wallace Square) community engagement process is now open.

Have your say on redevelopment plans for Bakery Square and Wallace Square.

Stage 4 - Melton Town Centre Bakery Square

Stage 5 - Melton Town Centre Wallace Square

 

Download the concept plans for review - Melton Town Centre Stage 4 & 5 consultation news # 1(PDF, 679KB)

These projects above include the entire length of both Bakery and Wallace Squares between Palmerston Street and Smith Street in Melton, with works expected to commence in 2018.

Your ideas and the outcome of the consultation process will lead to a universal design which will include:

  • Footpath pavement upgrade works
  • Additional street planting and landscaping
  • Landscaped garden areas and improved pedestrian crossing points.  

Workshops and drop-in sessions:

If you are unable to attend one of the workshops or drop-in sessions, you can have your say by completing the online survey.

Date Time Session type Where
Thursday 25 May 4pm - 5.30pm Drop-in any time

Visitor Information Centre, 323 High Street Melton

Thursday 25 May 6pm - 7.30pm Workshop Melton Library & Learning Hub, 31 McKenzie Street Melton
Saturday 27 May 10.30 - 12 noon Drop-in any time Visitor Information Centre, 323 High Street Melton
Monday 29 May 5pm - 6.30pm Drop-in anytime Visitor Information Centre, 323 High Street Melton
Monday 29 May 7pm - 8.30pm Workshop Melton Library & Learning Hub, 31 McKenzie Street Melton

The above sessions have been arranged to ensure that residents and business owners / operators that may be impacted by the works: have an understanding of the project; and the opportunity to ask us questions or provide us with information for our consideration during the design phase.

Both Council Officers and the Design Consultants will be present at the drop-in sessions and workshops to talk about the Melton Town Centre Project.

Items covered include:

  • Project objectives
  • Consultation process to date
  • Design process to date
  • Likely design inclusions contained within the stage works
  • What we will be doing to mitigate any potential disruption during the construction works
  • How you can communicate with us during the construction period.

The project comprises 5 stages:

Stage 1 - Taxi shelter – complete

Stage 2 - Palmerston Street redevelopment – complete

Stage 3 - McKenzie Street redevelopment - February to November 2017

Stage 4 - Bakery Square Precinct - Have your say 

Stage 5 - Wallace Square Precinct - Have your say

Melton Town Centre Redevelopment - Bakery Square and Wallace Square

 

Keep informed

We will keep interested community members and local traders advised of progress every step of the way, so register your interest now to stay informed and have the opportunity to have your say! Email meltontowncentre@melton.vic.gov.au