Yarra River Planning
Ongoing effort is required to reduce the potentially destructive environmental impacts of urban development - including weed invasion, litter, pollution and overuse of recreational areas - and to protect valuable landscapes from inappropriate development.
Review of policies and controls for the Yarra River Corridor: Punt Road to Burke RoadA review of the policies and controls for the Yarra River Corridor: Punt Road to Burke Road has been released. Draft planning controls are currently being prepared for exhibition.
For more information see the project details and report.
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Two Rivers - The focus of this project is on integrated planning for the use of the navigable sections of the Yarra and Maribyrnong Rivers for recreation and tourism pruposes.
Our Yarra - Melbourne Water - This website has information on the condition of rivers and creeks in the Yarra catchment, and suggestions for ways you can help improve the health of your local waterway.
For more information on projects that are benefiting both the Yarra and Maribyrnong Rivers, go to the Waterways Planning page .