Amendment C284 proposes to implement the recommendations of the Hawthorn Heritage Gap Study to include 14 individual heritage places (reduced to 13 after public exhibition), seven heritage precincts and four precinct extension in the Heritage Overlay on a permanent basis to the Boroondara Planning Scheme.
The amendment affects land at the following precincts and properties.
|Ardene Court Flats||11 Ardene Court, Hawthorn|
|Norwood Terrace||209-217 Auburn Road, Hawthorn|
|Grant Dorman (former Lion Rubber Works)||544 Burwood Road, Hawthorn|
|Dickie House||6 Fairview Street, Hawthorn|
|Melbourne Croquet Club (Former Glenferrie Hill Recreation Club)||37-41 Glen Street, Hawthorn|
|St Joseph's Catholic School (formerly St John's School)||571 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn|
|Edwardian Shops||556-558 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn|
|Victorian shops||817-821 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn|
|Woodford||14 Glenroy Road, Hawthorn|
|Dalsworth||36 Kooyongkoot Road, Hawthorn|
|Farey Brothers' Bakery (former)||20-26 Liddiard Street, Hawthorn|
|Yarralands Flats||150 Power Street, Hawthorn|
|Shrine of St Anthony church complex||180-184 Power Street, Hawthorn|
|Eira||13-15 Wellesley Road, Hawthorn|
|Cranmore Estate and Environs Precinct||
238-272 & 302-340 Barkers Road, 2-32 & 1-15 Elphin Grove, 3-65 & 71-95, 60-82 & 96-104 Liddiard Street, Churchill Grove, Salisbury Grove, Sercombe Grove, York Street, Bowen Street, 2-6 Vicars Street, Carrington Street, Percy Street, Moir Street, Haines Street, Bell Street, Edward Street, Hull Street, and 7-33 & 4-38 Johnson Street, Hawthorn
|Glenferrie and Riversdale Roads Commercial Precinct||86 & 87-105 Riversdale Road, Hawthorn; and 524-544 & 529-549 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn|
|Riversdale Reserve Precinct||8-30 & 19-23 Robinson Road, Hawthorn and 2-28 & 7-21 Illawarra Road, Hawthorn|
|Riversdale Village Precinct||261-305, 282-290 & 324-332 Auburn Road, Hawthorn and 201-233 & 234-242 Riversdale Road, Hawthorn|
|Rookery Estate Precinct||2-16 & 1-7 Austin Street, Hawthorn; 24-40 & 65-73 Evansdale Road, Hawthorn; 2-12 & 1-11 Majore Street, Hawthorn; and 1-21 & 14-18 Yarra Grove, Hawthorn|
|Victory Estate Precinct||132-142 Power Street, Hawthorn and 1-7 & 2-8 Gibney Street, Hawthorn|
|Violet Grove and Environs Precinct||3-19, 2-20 Manchester Street, Hawthorn; Violet Grove, Hawthorn; Marian Street, Hawthorn and 137-151 Riversdale Road, Hawthorn|
|Central Gardens Precinct (HO146) extension||2-30 & 1A-15 Malmsbury Street, Hawthorn|
|Glenferrie Hill Precinct (HO149) extension||1-3 Wellesley Road, Hawthorn|
|Leslie Street Precinct (HO164) extensions (2 areas)||198-218 Auburn Road, Hawthorn (Area 1); 1-17 & 6-12 Edlington Street & 168-178 Auburn Road, Hawthorn (Area 2)|
West Hawthorn Precinct (HO220) extension
|5-47 & 4-40 Lennox Street, Hawthorn and 48 Denham Street, Hawthorn|
Please also note that under delegation from the Minister for Planning, the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) gazetted Amendment C285 on 9 May 2019. The amendment applies interim Heritage Overlays to all places recommended in the Hawthorn Heritage Gap Study. The interim controls expire on 31 March 2020.
As the interim Heritage Overlays have now been introduced, any proposals for demolition and other buildings and works may require a planning permit.
Current status (August 2019)
The independent Panel appointed by the Minister for Planning to consider submissions to Amendment C284 has scheduled a public hearing commencing on Wednesday 14 August 2019. You can access a copy of the current hearing schedule from the download section below.
As directed by the Panel, expert witness reports need to be circulated by 4pm on Wednesday 7 August 2019. Expert witness reports are available in the download section below.
As directed by the Panel, a reference link to the City of Boroondara Thematic Environmental History is provided here .
If you have any questions regarding the Panel process:
Following the panel hearing, the independent Panel will prepare a report for consideration by Council. Council must make this report publicly available within 28 days of receiving it.
Council officers will review the Panel report and prepare a report for consideration by the UPSC with recommendations. Council does not need to accept the Panel’s recommendations and may resolve to make additional changes to the amendment.
- Amendment C284 Panel Hearing timetable [PDF, 320KB]
- Council's Part A submission (including Attachment 1) [PDF, 368KB]
- Attachment 2 to Council's Part A submission [PDF, 4.4MB]
- Amendment C284 - Statement of Evidence by Natica Schmeder - Context [PDF, 7.9MB]
- Amendment C284 - Statement of Evidence by Christina Dyson - Context [PDF, 1.4MB]
- Amendment C284 - Statement of Evidence by Mark Stephenson - Trethowan [PDF, 2.1MB]
- Arboricultural Assessment and Report - 13-15 Wellesley Road, Hawthorn - Treelogic [PDF, 7.9MB]
- Expert Witness Report - 13-15 Wellesley Road Hawthorn - Robyn Riddett of Anthemion Consultancies [PDF, 1.9MB]
- Expert Witness Report - 1 Wellesley Road Hawthorn - John Briggs [PDF, 11.5MB]
- Expert Witness Report - 36 Kooyongkoot Road Hawthorn - Lovell Chen [PDF, 7.8MB]
- Expert Witness Report - 6 Fairview Street Hawthorn - John Briggs [PDF, 18MB]
- Heritage Overlay Fact Sheet [PDF, 403 KB]
- Hawthorn Heritage Gap Study - revised 17 June 2019 [PDF, 13.1 MB]