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

The Malop Street Green Spine project initiative was a winner in the Civic Landscape category of the 2019 Australian Institute of Landscape Architecture National Awards.
Community consultation feeds into new Teesdale Structure Plan
Bellarine Peninsula protected from over-development under Planning Act.

For more information

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

Pillar Leadership

Cr David Bell (Chair)
Councillor
Surf Coast Shire
Jessica Hurse (Deputy Chair)
Manager Planning & Growth
City of Greater Geelong
Greg Anders
Director Assets & Amenity
Golden Plains Shire
Rhys Bennett
Network Planning Coordinator
Barwon Water
Geoff Brooks
Program Manager Regional Planning & Approvals
Department of Environment, Land, Water & Planning
Elaine Carbines
Chief Executive Officer
G21 - Geelong Region Alliance
Jennifer Cromarty
Chief Executive Officer
Committee for Geelong
Cr Brian Crook
Councillor
Colac Otway Shire
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
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
Cr Trent Sullivan
Councillor
City of Greater Geelong
Tim Waller
Manager of Planning
Golden Plains Shire