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Victoria Parade Bridge Removal

The pedestrian bridge over Victoria Parade from Nelson Towers shopping arcade to the Marina is undergoing safety inspections which require its removal. For more information Council have provided a fact sheet. Click here.

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DA 16-2021-387-1 – 4136 – Anna Bay Heliport refused

Good news, and congratulations to all those who made well argued objections to this proposal for a major helicopter operation close to the Anna Bay Lawn Cemetery.  TRRA joined many others in opposing this as a wholly unsuitable location for … Continue reading

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April 2022 General Meeting Venue Change

TRRA GENERAL MEETING Monday 11 APRIL NOTICE OF CHANGE TO ZOOM Our General Meeting scheduled for 11 April 2022 will now be held by Zoom. This change is necessary due to the inability of a number of key Committee Members … Continue reading

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DA 2022-97 for St Michael’s School – TRRA Submission 220324

A DA was recently advertised for alterations and extensions including a new childcare and after school care centre at St Michael’s School Nelson Bay. TRRA had no objection in principle to this development, with the design, layout and landscaping seeming … Continue reading

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DA 2016-557-2 for 9 Shoal Bay Road, Shoal Bay – TRRA Submission

TRAA has lodged an objection to a proposed modification of the approved DA for a ‘motel’ at 9 Shoal Bay Road. We have concerns about the further increase in height – now more than 65% over the height limit for … Continue reading

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Three New submissions

TRRA has recently made submissions to the NSW Department of Planning on three important documents: The Draft Hunter Regional Plan 2041, which sets the planning framework for the region – Click Here A new approach to rezonings in NSW – … Continue reading

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3 January Submissions

We made 3 major submissions during January, including for two DA’s that were readvertised after initial submissions expressed strong concerns from the community. In the case of the proposed Heliport next to the Anna Bay cemetery, which attracted over 80 … Continue reading

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Submission Guides on some important planning proposals on exhibition this month.(Jan)

TRRA has prepared three Submission Guides on some important planning proposals on exhibition this month(Jan). 9-storey Apartment building, Yacaaba St, Nelson Bay – applicants response to submissions and a new Visual Impact Assessment – submissions due by 21 January – … Continue reading

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Meet The Candidates Forum 2021 – Candidates’ 3 Questions.

CANDIDATES’ 3 QUESTIONS Question 1 – Height Limits What is your position on enforcing strict height limits on new buildings and particularly in places like Nelson Bay to ensure they do not breach the tree line on the surrounding hills … Continue reading

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Meet the Candidates Forum 2021

Notice of a ‘Meet the Candidates’ Forum for the 2021 Port Stephens Council Election to be held on Monday 15 November at 7.00 pm.   The Tomaree Ratepayers and Residents Association (TRRA Inc.) will hold a ‘Meet the Candidates’ Forum … Continue reading

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