Kilmore streetscape rejuvenation

CLOSED: This consultation has now closed. For more information on this project please contact Council's Economic Development team on 5734 6200.

Artist impression of Sydney Street aerial view

Mitchell Shire Council is preparing to begin a $3.37 million streetscape upgrade in Sydney Street, Kilmore between Clarke Street and Bourke Street.

The project will breathe new life into Kilmore’s historic commercial precinct, renew civic pride and help to support businesses and jobs.

What's planned?

  • New colourful trees and plants
  • New and enhanced pedestrian crossing points
  • New stone paving at the pedestrian crossing points
  • New and enhanced street furniture
  • A new heritage colour scheme
  • A reduction in Sydney Street parking, but improved signage to nearby parking
  • Slight changes to heritage light poles (heritage style for existing poles)
  • Promotional banners and motifs
  • Town entry signs (design only)

Information and input

You can view the streetscape and town sign plans here. We're seeking input on:

  • the heritage colours
  • signs
  • town motifs
  • historic stories.

Closes 9am, Tuesday 17 August.

More detailed plans

  • Information display
    • 29 July to 13 August at Kilmore Customer and Library Service Centre, 12 Sydney Street
  • Online information session (registrations essential, register here)
    • Wednesday 28 July, 12pm to 12.45pm (note this has been changed to an online information session)
  • Drop-ins: Kilmore Customer and Library Service Centre, 12 Sydney Street
    • Saturday 31 July, 9am to 12 noon
    • Thursday 5 August, 4pm to 7.30pm

These sessions are subject to COVID-safe settings at the time.

FUNDING PARTNERS

The project is funded through the Victorian Government’s Growing Suburbs Fund, Regional Infrastructure Fund and Mitchell Shire Council.

PROJECT CONTACT

Contact Council's Economic Development Team on 5734 6200.

Mitchell Shire Council is preparing to begin a $3.37 million streetscape upgrade in Sydney Street, Kilmore between Clarke Street and Bourke Street.

The project will breathe new life into Kilmore’s historic commercial precinct, renew civic pride and help to support businesses and jobs.

What's planned?

  • New colourful trees and plants
  • New and enhanced pedestrian crossing points
  • New stone paving at the pedestrian crossing points
  • New and enhanced street furniture
  • A new heritage colour scheme
  • A reduction in Sydney Street parking, but improved signage to nearby parking
  • Slight changes to heritage light poles (heritage style for existing poles)
  • Promotional banners and motifs
  • Town entry signs (design only)

Information and input

You can view the streetscape and town sign plans here. We're seeking input on:

  • the heritage colours
  • signs
  • town motifs
  • historic stories.

Closes 9am, Tuesday 17 August.

More detailed plans

  • Information display
    • 29 July to 13 August at Kilmore Customer and Library Service Centre, 12 Sydney Street
  • Online information session (registrations essential, register here)
    • Wednesday 28 July, 12pm to 12.45pm (note this has been changed to an online information session)
  • Drop-ins: Kilmore Customer and Library Service Centre, 12 Sydney Street
    • Saturday 31 July, 9am to 12 noon
    • Thursday 5 August, 4pm to 7.30pm

These sessions are subject to COVID-safe settings at the time.

FUNDING PARTNERS

The project is funded through the Victorian Government’s Growing Suburbs Fund, Regional Infrastructure Fund and Mitchell Shire Council.

PROJECT CONTACT

Contact Council's Economic Development Team on 5734 6200.

  • CLOSED: This survey has concluded.

    Online survey

    You can take part in our online survey here. 

    Prefer hard copy?

    • Download and print a hard copy survey form from this website.
    • Pick up a hard copy survey from a Customer and Library Service Centre in Broadford, Kilmore, Seymour or Wallan.
    • Send us a written submission by email to mitchell@mitchellshire.vic.gov.au or mail to Mitchell Shire Council, Reply Paid 70358 - Kilmmore Rejuvenation, 113 High Street, Broadford, Vic, 3658 (no stamp required)
    • Drop a hard copy survey to our Customer and Library Service Centres
    Survey closes 9am, Tuesday 17 August 2021.


    CLOSED: This consultation has now closed. For more information on this project please contact Council's Economic Development team on 5734 6200.

  • CLOSED: This survey has concluded.

    If you would like to register to attend our online drop-in session on Wednesday 28 July (12pm to 12.45pm), please complete the form below. The session will be hosted on Microsoft Teams. You will be sent a link to join the meeting prior to the drop in session.

    CLOSED: This consultation has now closed. For more information on this project please contact Council's Economic Development team on 5734 6200.