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The Woollahra Coastal Zone Management Planning program is currently on hold. The process will resume following the completion of the NSW Coastal Reforms. More information on the Coastal Reforms can be found here.

The Woollahra Coastal Zone Management Study has been completed and is available for viewing:

This document will inform the development of the Woollahra Coastal Zone Management Plan.

A Coastal Zone Management Plan is being developed for Woollahra

This plan will bring together a range of research, technical investigations and feedback from the community and other stakeholders, to guide Council's management of the coast.

The Woollahra Coastal Zone Management Plan - Four category areas:

    • Sea level rise
    • Coastal inundation
    • Waves
    • Cliff lines
    • Shoreline
    • Seawall stability
    • Sand erosion and accretion
    • Stormwater
    • Pollutants
    • Litter
    • Flooding
    • Land contamination
    • Creeks/waterways
    • Flora and fauna species
    • Weeds
    • Domestic and feral animals
    • Recreational impact on coastal/marine species
    • Public facilities
    • Public safety
    • Public access to foreshore and beaches
    • Recreational fishing
    • Collection of marine species
    • Recreational impacts on heritage sites and items

The Woollahra Coastal Zone Management Plan (CZMP) is being developed in two stages:

Stage 1

Research and technical investigations, and a community and stakeholder survey.

Stage 2

Additional technical investigations, stakeholder and community consultation, the development of the draft CZMP, public exhibition, submission to the Minister for Planning for certification.

TIMELINE

Stage 1 - Coastal Zone Management Study

  • Consultant completed research and technical investigations
  • Community and stakeholder survey

Stage 2 - Coastal Zone Management Plan (Current)

  • Publication of Coastal Zone Management Study
  • Consultant completes additional technical investigations
  • Community and stakeholder consultation
  • Council and consultant prepare draft CZMP
  • Public exhibition
  • Council considers submissions and finalises CZMP
  • Council adoption of final draft CZMP
  • Submission to the Minister for Planning