PROJECT INFO

Client: City of Boroondara

 

Project Designer:
Coomes Consulting

 

Contract Sum: $0.5M

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ABOUT THE PROJECT

Koonung Creek Wetlands Reconstruction, Balwyn North, VIC.

Works Included:

  • Plant propagation, preparation and two year maintenance period.
  • Major earthworks and grading.
  • Installation of clay liner.
  • Timber pedestrian bridge construction.
  • Construction of a ‘dog beach’.
  • Hydroseeding and weed mat installation.
  • Supply and installation of barrier fencing.

Site Issues:

  • Large water content of existing wetland.
  • Onsite clay unsuitable for liner installation.
  • Realignment of drainage to protect native vegetation.
  • Vandalism of temporary protective fencing.

THE RESULT