Planning and Services Pillar

The G21 Planning & Services Pillar works collaboratively to ensure sustainable development in the G21 region. They support activities that:

  • monitor land supply (industrial and residential)
  • assess projected climate change impacts and manage planning response
  • ensure strategic infrastructure provision for designated growth areas
  • contribute to state and regional planning policies and strategies
  • achieve integrated water cycle management.

Priority Projects

The G21 Board has endorsed two Planning & Services projects as ‘G21 Priority Projects’:

Pillar Projects

The G21 Planning & Services Pillar projects support the objectives of ‘The G21 Geelong Region Plan – A sustainable growth strategy’ and are owned and delivered by a variety of regional organisations. Current Projects are:

Latest Pillar Activity

Work has commenced on the City of Greater Geelong’s new Civic Precinct, with pre-construction demolition works beginning on Bayley Street. Construction of the precinct is scheduled to commence at the end of July.
Work continues on the Bannockburn Growth Plan following public consultation.
Geelong is growing faster than Australia’s five largest capital cities yet critical government infrastructure lags years behind.

For more information

Email G21info@G21.com.au
or fill in our contact form.

Pillar Leadership

Cr David Bell (Chair)
Councillor
Surf Coast Shire
Cr Trent Sullivan (Deputy Chair)
Councillor
City of Greater Geelong
Cr Stephanie Asher
Mayor
City of Greater Geelong
Rhys Bennett
Network Planning Coordinator
Barwon Water
Geoff Brooks
Program Manager Regional Planning & Approvals
Department of Environment, Land, Water & Planning
Elaine Carbines AM
Chief Executive Officer
G21 - Geelong Region Alliance
Jennifer Cromarty
Chief Executive Officer
Committee for Geelong
Cr Brian Crook
Councillor
Colac Otway Shire
Martin Cutter
Chief Executive Officer
City of Greater Geelong
Paul Davis
General Manager
Wadawurrung
Cr David Evans
Councillor
Golden Plains Shire
Mark Gregory
Planning Coordinator
Department of Environment, Land, Water & Planning
Karen Hose
Strategic Land Use Planning Coordinator
Surf Coast Shire
Jessica Hurse
Manager Planning & Growth
City of Greater Geelong
Phil Josipovic
Director Infrastructure & Development
Golden Plains Shire
Mark Koliba
Regional Director SW Region
VicRoads
Cr Jim Mason
Councillor
City of Greater Geelong
Peter Morgan
Manager Asset Planning
Barwon Water
Doug McNeil
Manager Planning, Building & Health
Colac Otway Shire
Sam Pirrotta
SW Region Planning Manager
VicRoads
Cr Boyce Pizzey
Councillor
Borough of Queenscliffe
Johann Rajaratnam
General Manager Planning & Infrastructure
Borough of Queenscliffe
Ransce Salan
General Manager Environment & Development
Surf Coast Shire
Gareth Smith
Director Planning, Design & Development
City of Greater Geelong
Leanne Wilson
Manager Planning & Environment
Golden Plains Shire