Apollo Bay, Victoria -
Continuing the Apollo Bay Harbour Development Plans .........
Late January and into February 2011, saw the Colac Otway Shire Council announce its intentions to proceed with preparing a Planning Scheme Amendment that would see the re-
Further community consultation was urged and, to a degree, promised by Council. In the meantime, Otway Forum have been fortunate enough to gain the services of Graeme Bentley Landscape Architects (GbLA) who, in consultation with Otway Forum, has put forward the plans and sketches presented on this website -
The far less intrusive Otway Forum proposal (right) provides extensive visitor facilities with far less capital outlay. It provides substantial visitor parking, cafe along with harbour and marina maintenance facilities.
The “Enquiry by Design” proposal seeks to incorporate a multi story hotel into the harbour precinct along with a “wellness centre”, pool etc. It requires the realignment of the roadway in the area and, while indicating that the current golf course is retained unaltered, in fact (according to the diagrams included) resumes some 3000 m2 into the access roadway.) (pdf Document)
|Council Report Feb 2012|
|Sketches and plans|
|Harbour background 1|