Central Area Development Plans

Central Area Development Strategies/Plan

Council, in a joint project with Circular Head Council is developing a long-term strategy to guide public and private investment in the central areas of Wynyard, Somerset, Smithton and Stanley over the next 25 years.

This includes investigation of potential changes in each of the central areas to improve liveability and increase economic development.

The principal objective of the project is to provide a strategy encompassing an investment plan and comprehensive master planning and design framework to guide the sustainable development of the Smithton, Stanley, Wynyard and Somerset central areas as diverse mixed use precincts.

The project aims to achieve:

Improved productivity through:

Better integration of land use and infrastructure;

Improvements to liveability through:

The facilitation of housing supply;

Supporting Objectives

The preparation of the Central Area Development Strategies will be required to meet the supporting objectives:

Community Consultation

Oct-Dec 2017 - Key Stakeholder focus groups

Jan 2018 - on-line feedback via Social Pinpoint:


Jan 2018 - Walk & Talk Sessions (15th & 16th January at 1pm) - contact Council to register

 Wynyard Walk & Talk Map(832 kb)     Somerset Walk & Talk Map(333 kb)

Waratah Wynyard Council
21 Saunders Street : PO Box 168, Wynyard TAS 7325
Phone (03) 6443 8333 : Fax (03) 6443 8383 : Email: council@warwyn.tas.gov.au
Page URL: http://www.warwyn.tas.gov.au/page.aspx?u=606