Heritage Park Estate Stages 1-3

Overview:

Including the first three stages, the project created the foundations for a community focussed subdivision featuring parks, playgrounds, sporting fields, open space and a recreation area with large landscaped ponds and lakes.

Scope of work:

  • 102 ha site
  • Construction of entrance structures and features
  • Main road access
  • Large bridge / culvert crossing
  • Extensive earthworks and regrading of lots
  • 1km of new roads and drainage
  • Utilities installation (including water, sewer, electrical, NBN and gas)
  • Retaining walls
  • Concrete pathways and cycle ways
  • Landscaping and sandstone feature walls
  • Incorporates the former Westside Golf Course

Highlights and challenges:

  • Accelerated program required specific strategies for coordination, production and safety
  • Consideration of innovative construction methods to minimise weather delays to construction program
  • Management of earthworks to optimise building conditions for new housing
  • Various pavement designs investigated to match ground conditions. Despite early difficulties, the pavement conformed to construction specifications ensuring longevity and cost effectiveness
  • Minimised construction footprint and impact on existing ponds and facilities, ensuring optimal early presentation for sales