Transforming Bunbury's Waterfront

Something exciting is happening... Bunbury’s waterfront is transforming.

Through the Transforming Bunbury's Waterfront initiative, new shoreline destinations are being created for the community and visitors, together with infrastructure to stimulate thriving marine and tourism industries.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STAGE 2: IN PROGRESS

  • Upgrades to Casuarina Drive and BP Beach

LandCorp, the South West Development Commission and the City of Bunbury are working together under the guidance of the Bunbury Development Committee to redevelop Casuarina Drive and BP Beach by delivering improved pedestrian and cycle links, enhanced landscaping and new social spaces. 

Funded by the State Government, the $10.8million Stage 2 Casuarina Drive and BP Beach redevelopment area will revitalise the precinct and offer modern public amenities to locals and tourists alike, activating the precinct and providing a new tourism destination. 

 

PROGRESS UPDATE: 

Dec 2018 to Feb 2019 The draft landscape concept is now complete. Bunbury residents had an opportunity to provide feedback through an online survey. The survey closed 8 February. The final landscape concept will be developed to enable construction to commence mid - late 2019.
November 2018 Draft landscape concept being developed. Now complete.
September to October 2018 Online community survey for amenity and landscaping input that will help shape the initial landscape design concept. Now closed.
June to December 2018 Onsite geotechnical and environmental investigations.

 

Other local and state government projects that are a part of Transforming Bunbury's Waterfront overall revitalisation:


STAGE 1: NEARING COMPLETION

  • Revitalisation of Koombana Bay foreshore
    Project partners: South West Development Commission and the City of Bunbury.
  • Dolphin Discovery Centre redevelopment
    Project partners: South West Development Commission, City of Bunbury and the Dolphin Discovery Centre.

 

STAGE 2: IN PROGRESS

  • Upgrades to Casuarina Drive and BP Beach
    Project partners: LandCorp and the South West Development Commission.
  • Jetty Road causeway redevelopment
    Project partners: Department of Transport and the South West Development Commission.

 

STAGE 3A & 3B: FUTURE DEVELOPMENT

  • Casuarina Boat Harbour and marine facilities development
    Project partners: To be announced closer to project commencement.

 

 

For the latest detailed project information please visit the official Transforming Bunbury's Waterfront website: www.transformingbunburyswaterfront.com.au

 


The Transforming Bunbury's Waterfront project is overseen by the South West Development Commission under the guidance of the Bunbury Development Committee. 
Transforming Bunbury’s Waterfront is supported by Royalties for Regions.