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Amendment C318 proposes to introduce the Heritage Overlay on a permanent basis to 15 individual places and one precinct in Balwyn, Balwyn North and Deepdene.

About Amendment C318

Amendment C318 will affect properties in Balywn, Balwyn North and Deepdene and proposes to introduce the Heritage Overlay on a permanent basis to 15 individual places and one precinct. 

The properties proposed for heritage protection are listed below:

Proposed HO Number Property Address Description of Place
HO870 1 Mountain View Road, Balwyn North House
HO871 1 Reumah Court, Balwyn House ‘Reumah’
HO872 3 Brenbeal Street, Balwyn All Hallows’ Catholic Church-School, former
HO873 7 Mangan Street, Balwyn Flats
HO874 8 Kitchener Street, Deepdene House ‘Khartoum’
HO875 8 Boston Road, Balwyn House ‘Rexmoor’
HO876 9 Boston Road, Balwyn House ‘Aloha’
HO877 28 Leonard Street, Deepdene House ‘Mararoa’
HO878 32 Whitehorse Road, Deepdene 1st Deepdene Scout Hall
HO879 113 Yarrbat Avenue, Balwyn House ‘Bel-Air’
HO880 129-131 Yarrbat Avenue, Balwyn ‘Silver Birches’ (formerly ‘Hillsborough’) and garden
HO881 146 Yarrbat Avenue, Balwyn Church House
HO882 171 Doncaster Road, Balwyn North House and Garden
HO883 269 Union Road, Balwyn House ‘Evandale’ (formerly ‘Dewrang’)
HO884 958A Burke Road, Deepdene Former Frank Paton Memorial Church and Hall
HO885 1-13 Angle Road, Deepdene inclusive Angle Road precinct, Deepdene

Current status (March 2020)

Panel hearing

The independent Panel appointed to consider submissions to Amendment C318 has scheduled a public hearing on 7, 8 and 13 May 2020. 

As directed by the independent Panel, any expert witness statement needs to be circulated by 30 April 2020. Expert witness statements will be made available for download in the download section below.  

At the current time, the Panel Hearing is scheduled to be held at Planning Panels Victoria at 1 Spring Street, Melbourne. However, due to the current health crisis relating to COVID-19 the hearing may need to be held via video conference. Planning Panels Victoria will make a decision closer to the hearing date and will inform all relevant parties as necessary.

Contact us

For more information contact Nick Brennan, Senior Strategic Planner: 


Amendment C318 - Explanatory Report   [PDF, 145KB]

Amendment C318 - Instruction Sheet   [PDF, 132KB]

Amendment C318 - Notice of Preparation of Amendment   [PDF, 107KB]

Amendment C318 - Planning Scheme Map 4HO   [PDF, 227KB]

Amendment C318 - Planning Scheme Maps 8HO & 9HO   [PDF, 276KB]

Amendment C318 - Planning Scheme Map 9HO   [PDF, 248KB]

Amendment C318 - Planning Scheme Maps 9HO & 10HO   [PDF, 266KB]

Amendment C318 - Planning Scheme Map 10HO   [PDF, 291KB]

Heritage Overlay Fact sheet   [PDF, 537KB]

Balwyn Heritage Peer Review - Stage 2 - Background report   [PDF, 12MB]

Statement of Significance - 1 Mountain View Road, Balwyn North   [PDF, 308KB

Statement of Significance - 1 Reumah Court, Balwyn   [PDF, 842KB]

Statement of Significance - 3 Brenbeal Street, Balwyn   [PDF, 922KB]

Statement of Significance - 7 Mangan Street, Balwyn  [PDF, 805KB]

Statement of Significance - 8 Kitchener Street, Deepdene   [PDF, 417KB]

Statement of Significance - 8 Boston Road, Balwyn   [PDF, 652KB]

Statement of Significance - 9 Boston Road, Balwyn   [PDF, 285KB]

Statement of Significance - 28 Leonard Street, Deepdene   [PDF, 636KB]

Statement of Significance - 32 Whitehorse Road, Deepdene  [PDF, 677KB]

Statement of Significance - 113 Yarrbat Avenue, Balwyn  [PDF, 798KB]

Statement of Significance - 129-131 Yarrbat Avenue, Balwyn  [PDF, 767KB]

Statement of Significance - 146 Yarrbat Avenue, Balwyn   [PDF, 640KB]

Statement of Significance - 171 Doncaster Road, Balwyn North   [PDF, 278KB]

Statement of Significance - 269 Union Road, Balwyn   [PDF, 787KB]

Statement of Significance - 958A Burke Road, Deepdene   [PDF, 621KB]

Statement of Significance - Angle Road Precinct   [PDF, 231KB]

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