Key Areas


Vision & Objectives

  • Create a unified and visually appealing town
  • Reinforce and improve existing streetscape character
  • Improve arrival experience
  • Encouraging landscaping along the road reserve that is consistent, high-quality and represents the landscape character of the town
  • Feature landscaping and/or public artwork in selected locations
  • Improve the visual appeal of carparking areas
  • Improve commercial signage guidelines to enhance the public realm and reduce streetscape clutter
    • Create a local sense of place by reinforcing identity and telling local stories through the choice of materials and placemaking
    • Reinforce visual and physical connections to the surrounding landscape and heritage
    • Connect the community and visitors to the surrounding natural landscape and heritage assets
    • Facilitate walkable streets
    • Improve mobility access, circulation, safety and connectivity in the pedestrian and cycling network
    • Create links and wayfinding methods to enhance locals and visitors experience of the township with particular regard for key community assets - the shopping strip, sevens creek and its park and the station
    • Cater for bicycle parking for ease and convenience of active transport modes
    • Generate more activity
    • Improve current land uses such as outdoor dining
    • Create future opportunities to increase activity of surrounding land use
    • Provide places for gathering, arts, sports, play, resting and dining in a landscaped or sheltered setting
    • Improve car parking options and way-finding for visitors
    • Improve the environmental function of the street
    • Embrace opportunities to increase passive irrigation and stormwater drainage
    • Replace landscape treatments that are at the end of their life cycle
    • Increase the capacity of existing green networks to enhance biodiversity and habitat corridors
    • Ensure the retention and renewal of the significant mature street trees and the character of leafy streetscapes
    • Increase the amount of permeable surfaces, soft landscape areas and shade trees


    • Heritage

    • Granite

    • Seven Creeks

    • Balmattum Hill

    • Food & Celebration