Kaniva Cultural and Tourism Precinct | Final Draft Concept Plan Completed

Jun 09, 2017 News

Following last year's announcement that the Kaniva Cultural and Tourism precinct (KCTP) will receive $600,000 through the National Stronger Regions Fund, final planning has progressed.

Jeavons Architectural Services (JAS) are engaged to undertake the next stage of the project, which is consultation, final design development and documentation for the project. JAS were the architects of the high level masterplan completed two years ago, which was used to apply for funding.

Consultation with students from the Kaniva College took place at the start of June (image below). The students were asked use their imagination to create a natural environment that would be inviting for people and wildlife. They used play doh, moss, rocks etc. to build their ideas. JAS will use these impressions to inform their final design work.

Council invites the community to comment on the draft concept plan. The plans will be available to view from Friday 23 June 2017 and the following information sessions will be held, to share your thoughts.

Community consultation sessions:
10.00 am | Wednesday 28 June
5.00 pm | Wednesday 28 June
12.30 pm | Thursday 29 June
5.00 pm | Thursday 29 June

All sessions will be held in the Kaniva Council Chamber. If you are unable to attend a session and would like to comment on the plan, please contact the Project Manager.

Keep up to date with information on this project by following the West Wimmera Shire Council Facebook page or checking in on the Kaniva Cultural Tourism Precinct webpage..

Further details contact Mark Fletcher | Economic Development | 03 5392 7700 | markfletcher@westwimmera.vic.gov.au

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