Maribyrnong

Hengmao Australia moves on Maribyrnong's activity centre

Council planners have paved the way for a substantial residential development within the Highpoint Major Activity Centre. Last week Council ruled upon the proposal that accounts for an amalgamated 4,928 square metre site at 19-21 White Street. It represents the first application lodged for the immediate area since the land was rezoned into a mixed-use setting, and gained in-principle support from Maribyrnong City Council planners. Council's City...

Maribyrnong achieves a number of significant development milestones

Maribyrnong is increasingly taking some of Footscray's limelight in terms of development activity throughout Melbourne's western suburbs, which flows all the way to the creation of a new 5 star hotel. Edgewater Estate within Maribyrnong is clear to host the suburbs first high-end hotel. Late last year Council voted in favour of a new eight-storey hotel and apartment extension above the stalled Club Edgewater project at 31 Edgewater Boulevard...

Orion International Group set for a suburban apartment blitz

A relatively unknown developer is in the process of asserting itself on the Melbourne property landscape with Orion International Group (OIG) accumulating a handful of substantial apartment development sites. Unlike the majority of Asian-affiliated property developers who have sought to secure inner-city development plots for large to ultra projects, OIG has gathered substantially sized middle and outer suburban sites. OIG's current projects...

Maribyrnong on the radar

A display suite for 62 Wests Road, Maribyrnong is rapidly coming together for a development which garnered much local opposition during the town planning process. Designed by Interlandi Mantesso Architects on behalf of prevalent local developer JMC Group , the development consisting of five buildings which will seemingly be delivered over stages. Following site demolition, the display is being constructed upon land that will eventually take the...