Following approval of the Metropolitan Region Scheme (MRS) amendment and Gazettal of an Improvement Plan late last year, the WA Planning Commission (WAPC) have prepared an Improvement Scheme to facilitate delivery of the long-awaited Ocean Reef Marina.
An Improvement Scheme is an alternative to traditional planning frameworks and is specifically designed for complex and strategic projects. It allows planning to be tailored to the challenges and opportunities of a specific site, rather than being restricted by a generic, state-wide framework.
If you missed the webinar, please visit our Have Your Say page to view the recording.
The WAPC public comment period on the Ocean Reef Marina Improvement Scheme closed on 26 June 2020.
We recently brought together a room of experts - from local and State Government, through to university professors and technology providers - to brainstorm 'smart technology' ideas for Ocean Reef Marina.
Ideas were centred around 12 different 'personas', representing the types of people who will use the marina, including:
Check out the video below for a visual recording of the workshop discussion.
We have refined the Concept Plan based on feedback from the community and to make sure we can deliver a truly world-class marina development.
The changes to the plan will ensure the marina is:
View the refined Concept Plan or read on for more information.
Ocean Reef Marina is being developed by DevelopmentWA on behalf of the State Government, in collaboration with the City of Joondalup.
Construction is expected to begin in 2020 and create more than 900 jobs for the local community.
Artist impressions are for indicative purposes only.