Below is a slide show of views created as part of an independent expert planning assessment, based on the approved plans, as well as the approved plans themselves. You can also download the Approved Plans, the Architect Created Master Plan Views, and the Expert Report.
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Our draft letter to Jackie Trad, asking her to ensure the Absoe site have the best outcomes for West End and Brisbane.
Please let her know how you feel about development in our area.
You can email a copy of the letter to email@example.com
Read WECA's Media Release about the call in of the controversial Absoe Site development by Sekisui House:
Pro-Forma Submission Letter to Jackie Trad on the Proposed Call In Notice of the Absoe site
On July 27 Jackie Trad issued a proposed call in notice under the Sustainable Act 2009 to reassess and re decide the Absoe development application. The submission letters are important as the Minister is assessing whether and to what extent that she may call in the development. We need the Minister to know how critical this development site is to the community and what we want.
The closing date for submission letters is 18 August 2016
We have prepared a pro-forma submission letter for you to use. It needs to be signed and for you to provide your name and address. Note that you can request that these details are withheld from any public display.
The Word format document allows you to use our letter as a basis and for you to provide your own additional comments.
Proforma submission -Proposed Call In (Word document)
The PDF version can just be filled in, signed, and sent.
Proforma submission -Proposed Call In (PDF document)
Minister for Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning
PO Box 15009
City East Qld 4000
If you are emailing the letter then please cc us firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have issues getting this to the Minister in time then please contact us and we will do what we can to assist.
Thanks for your assistance!
The WECA Appeal Team
If you would like to make a submission to the development application regarding the old Distance Education site, please see below for a template where we have put together a number of key points.
You can use the text as is, and email it to email@example.com but you have to sign and date your letter to make it a legitimate submission, as well as add your address. You can specify whether or not your address is withheld, or published with your submission. Just add "Address to be withheld."
Submissions close on the 21st of April 2016.
Here are copies of recent letters we've sent to Lord Mayor Quirk and Deputy Premier Jackie Trad regarding the Absoe site redevelopment, and our media release from 13th April. We will continue to advocate for planning to meet community expectation!
20160410 Lttr Absoe site LM Quirk
20160329 WECA lttr to Minister Trad Absoe site Stage 1 approval
20160410 Lttr Absoe site Jackie Trad
Absoe Media Release April 13
See below for the response from Nicole Lessio to the Little Streets letter to the candidates.
See below for the response from Graham Quirk to the Little Streets letter to the candidates.
We've collated the responses from the Gabba Ward candidates into a simple scorecard.
You can read all the responses in full here.