Liveable Yarra

Consultation has concluded

Welcome!

In August and September 2015, Yarra City Council embarked on a collaborative community engagement program - where representatives of the Yarra community came together to talk about future planning, under the Liveable Yarra Project.

This site was established to:

  • read further information about the project
  • view the current project timeline
  • collect nominations to be part of the People's Panel

About this project
Changes to the way Melburnians live, move around, play and work has greatly influenced how Yarra's neighbourhood have evolved over the past 200 years.

Growth and change will always continue to be a part of Yarra's story. Council's role is to plan ahead and put the right measures in place to ensure our City remains a great place to live, work, visit and do business.

Liveable Yarra was about hearing from our community about the challenges and opportunities for the future of Yarra. Through this project, our community had an important role to play in influencing the decisions that shape our city.

The project focused on themes including:
  • People and housing
  • Business and employment
  • The built environment, and
  • Access and movement
For further information on the outcomes of this project visit http://www.yarracity.vic.gov.au/liveable-yarra

Welcome!

In August and September 2015, Yarra City Council embarked on a collaborative community engagement program - where representatives of the Yarra community came together to talk about future planning, under the Liveable Yarra Project.

This site was established to:

  • read further information about the project
  • view the current project timeline
  • collect nominations to be part of the People's Panel

About this project
Changes to the way Melburnians live, move around, play and work has greatly influenced how Yarra's neighbourhood have evolved over the past 200 years.

Growth and change will always continue to be a part of Yarra's story. Council's role is to plan ahead and put the right measures in place to ensure our City remains a great place to live, work, visit and do business.

Liveable Yarra was about hearing from our community about the challenges and opportunities for the future of Yarra. Through this project, our community had an important role to play in influencing the decisions that shape our city.

The project focused on themes including:
  • People and housing
  • Business and employment
  • The built environment, and
  • Access and movement
For further information on the outcomes of this project visit http://www.yarracity.vic.gov.au/liveable-yarra

Consultation has concluded
  • Liveable Yarra report endorsed by Yarra Council

    almost 3 years ago

    On the 24th November, three of the Liveable Yarra People's Panel members presented the final recommendations to Yarra Councillors. Click on title link for full Council Report and Attachments.

    Thank you to Warwick, Ken and Fiona for sharing their experience and presenting the results on behalf of panel members!

    On the 24th November, three of the Liveable Yarra People's Panel members presented the final recommendations to Yarra Councillors. Click on title link for full Council Report and Attachments.

    Thank you to Warwick, Ken and Fiona for sharing their experience and presenting the results on behalf of panel members!

  • Read the recent Melbourne Leader article about our People's Panel

    over 3 years ago
    Leader article v1

    An article was recently published by the Melbourne Leader about the Liveable Yarra People's Panel. Click the image to take a look.

    Click through to nominate to participate in Yarra's People's Panel.


    An article was recently published by the Melbourne Leader about the Liveable Yarra People's Panel. Click the image to take a look.

    Click through to nominate to participate in Yarra's People's Panel.


  • Related project from the City of Melbourne a success

    over 3 years ago

    An article was recently posted about a People's Panel that was established by the City of Melbourne to provide advice to Council on the development of a 10-year financial plan.

    There are a number of citizen jury/people's panel activities happening across Australia at present, including in the City of Yarra.

    Click through to nominate to participate in Yarra's People's Panel.


    An article was recently posted about a People's Panel that was established by the City of Melbourne to provide advice to Council on the development of a 10-year financial plan.

    There are a number of citizen jury/people's panel activities happening across Australia at present, including in the City of Yarra.

    Click through to nominate to participate in Yarra's People's Panel.