A Summary of Planning Decisions for the project;

  • 2007 Ministers decision as the Responsible Authority can be viewed here.
  • 2008 Ministers decision as the Responsible Authority can be viewed here.
  • A Planning Permit Amendment Application was publicly advertised during 17 January 2017.
  • A Planning Panels Victoria Hearing was heard during March 2017.
  • The Panel report was released during April 2017.
  • The Ministers decision as the Responsible Authority was released during May 2017.

The Planning Application to amend Planning Permit 2006/0220 was to allow for:

  • Increased turbine height from 135m to 168m
  • Increased tower height from 90m to 98m
  • Increase the blade length from 50m to 70m
  • Provide a new site entrance from the Woolsthorpe – Heywood Road
  • Require noise to be compliant with the contemporary 2010 standard
  • Introduce a secondary consent mechanism
  • Other minor amendments to the permit conditions.
The Planning Application Panel Report and Decision can be viewed here.
Once the project construction schedule is know updates will be posted on the Construction Updates page here.