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Final Preliminary Documentation for proposed industrial development, 489 - 555 Robinsons Road, Truganina, Victoria (EPBC 2017/7860)

Marksx Group Pty Ltd (ACN 098 520 828) proposes to develop approximately 35 hectares of the Robinsons Road Employment Area South Precinct in the Melbourne suburb of Truganina, approximately 18 km west of the Melbourne CBD, Victoria. The action includes the construction of various industrial developments at 489-555 Robinsons Road (Lot 10-12 on proposed PS747689N), Truganina.

The proposed action is a controlled action under the EPBC Act. The controlling provision for assessment is listed threatened species and communities (sections 18 and 18A). The proposed action will result in the removal of 3.265 hectares of Natural Temperate Grassland of the Victorian Volcanic Plain.

The Draft Preliminary Documentation for the proposed action was available for public comment from 1st June 2017 to 28th June 2017 (20 business days). No public submissions were received during that period.

The Final Preliminary Documentation is now on display here (in 10 parts) for information purposes only from 6th July 2017 to 19th July 2017:

Persons with special needs (i.e. for whom English is a second language or have a vision impairment) may contact Brett Macdonald on 03 9815 2111 or bmacdonald@ecologicalresearch.com.au for assistance accessing the material or making comments.

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Draft Preliminary Documentation - Proposed commercial and industrial subdivision, O'Herns Road, Epping, Victoria (EPBC 2017/7865)

O'Herns Road Developments Pty Ltd (ACN 120 796 992) proposes to develop approximately 30 hectares of the Cooper Street Employment Area in the Melbourne suburb of Epping, approximately 18 km north of the Melbourne CBD, Victoria. The action includes the construction of various commercial and industrial developments at 135 O’Herns Road (TP 293642F), Epping.

The proposed action is a controlled action under the EPBC Act. The controlling provision for assessment is listed threatened species and communities (sections 18 and 18A). The proposed action will result in the removal of 9.34 hectares of Golden Sun Moth Synemon plana habitat and may impact on an important population of Growling Grass Frog Litoria raniformis.

Draft Preliminary Documentation is available below in six parts: 

This documentation is available here from 21st June 2017 to 18th July 2017. 

Interested persons and organisations are invited to submit comments in writing on the assessment documentation to:

Brett Macdonald

Brett Lane & Associates Pty. Ltd.

PO Box 337 Camberwell  VIC  3124

Phone (03) 9815 2111

Fax (03) 9815 2685

Email bmacdonald@ecologicalresearch.com.au

Comments are to be received by close of business on 18th July 2017.

Persons with special needs (i.e. for whom English is a second language or have a vision impairment) may contact Brett Macdonald on 03 9815 2111 or bmacdonald@ecologicalresearch.com.au for assistance accessing the material or making comments.

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