Green Square

Green Square is a fast-growing urban redevelopment area located only 4km south of Sydney's CBD.

The City of Sydney is working to ensure development and growth in the Green Square area is matched with exciting new community facilities, open space and parks, and transport connections.

We invite you to be part of our program of events and information to keep up to date with the latest news and development progress. We're also keen to hear your feedback on the new facilities and open space through this site and our face to face events.

Keep an eye out for our regular newsletters in your mailbox, or you can visit the City of Sydney's website where you can sign up to the monthly community e-newsletter.

Construction

Construction of the new Green Square Town Centre is underway, with Mirvac Green Square and Crown Group commencing work on new residential apartment buildings, and the City of Sydney building new streets and infrastructure and the new Green Square Library and Plaza. See the interactive map on the City's website for more information.

Enquiries, Complaints and Community meetings

If you would like further information about the construction activity and opportunities to attend community meetings for the Green Square Town Centre - north, phone 1800 261 610 or email greensquare@elton.com.au.

Bridgehill have commenced construction of residential apartments in the south of the town centre. If you live on Hansard Street, Zetland or nearby streets you may like to be part of the Construction Liaison Group for this project. For further information please call Lucy Band, Senior Consultant at Urbis on 1800 244 863 or RSVP to bridgehillgreensquare@urbis.com.au.

You can also contact the City of Sydney 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on Tel: (02) 9265 9333.

Green Square is a fast-growing urban redevelopment area located only 4km south of Sydney's CBD.

The City of Sydney is working to ensure development and growth in the Green Square area is matched with exciting new community facilities, open space and parks, and transport connections.

We invite you to be part of our program of events and information to keep up to date with the latest news and development progress. We're also keen to hear your feedback on the new facilities and open space through this site and our face to face events.

Keep an eye out for our regular newsletters in your mailbox, or you can visit the City of Sydney's website where you can sign up to the monthly community e-newsletter.

Construction

Construction of the new Green Square Town Centre is underway, with Mirvac Green Square and Crown Group commencing work on new residential apartment buildings, and the City of Sydney building new streets and infrastructure and the new Green Square Library and Plaza. See the interactive map on the City's website for more information.

Enquiries, Complaints and Community meetings

If you would like further information about the construction activity and opportunities to attend community meetings for the Green Square Town Centre - north, phone 1800 261 610 or email greensquare@elton.com.au.

Bridgehill have commenced construction of residential apartments in the south of the town centre. If you live on Hansard Street, Zetland or nearby streets you may like to be part of the Construction Liaison Group for this project. For further information please call Lucy Band, Senior Consultant at Urbis on 1800 244 863 or RSVP to bridgehillgreensquare@urbis.com.au.

You can also contact the City of Sydney 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on Tel: (02) 9265 9333.

  • Take our aquatic centre naming poll

    about 2 years ago

    We're getting you to vote on one of the Top 2 names for the new aquatic centre in Green Square, check out the page and take our poll.

    We're getting you to vote on one of the Top 2 names for the new aquatic centre in Green Square, check out the page and take our poll.

  • New development application for Town Centre

    about 2 years ago
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    The City of Sydney has received a development application for a new building at the northern tip of the Green Square Town Centre which is part of the Mirvac Green Square Development.

    The building has frontage to Portman Street, Navins Lane and Bourke Street in Zetland. The proposal is for a three (3) storey mixed use building with retail tenancies at the ground and 14 apartments above. A perspective, from the corner of Portman Street and Bourke Street, is pictured left.

    Please see the City of Sydney website for the full details of the Development Application which is currently on... Continue reading

    The City of Sydney has received a development application for a new building at the northern tip of the Green Square Town Centre which is part of the Mirvac Green Square Development.

    The building has frontage to Portman Street, Navins Lane and Bourke Street in Zetland. The proposal is for a three (3) storey mixed use building with retail tenancies at the ground and 14 apartments above. A perspective, from the corner of Portman Street and Bourke Street, is pictured left.

    Please see the City of Sydney website for the full details of the Development Application which is currently on public exhibition.

    Submissions close on 18 August 2015.

  • Work begins on Library & Plaza

    about 2 years ago
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    Work will soon start on the City’s new Green Square Library and Plaza at 355 Botany Road, Zetland. This first stage of work is expected to take about six months to complete.

    The works include excavating, constructing a concrete basement wall, and removing and compacting soil. The City's contractor, Ford Civil Contracting, will minimise any disruptions to traffic flow and pedestrian access.

    Work will take place from 7.30am to 5.30pm on Monday to Friday and 7.30am to 3.30pm on Saturdays. No work is permitted on Sundays and public holidays.

    About the design

    The Green Square ... Continue reading

    Work will soon start on the City’s new Green Square Library and Plaza at 355 Botany Road, Zetland. This first stage of work is expected to take about six months to complete.

    The works include excavating, constructing a concrete basement wall, and removing and compacting soil. The City's contractor, Ford Civil Contracting, will minimise any disruptions to traffic flow and pedestrian access.

    Work will take place from 7.30am to 5.30pm on Monday to Friday and 7.30am to 3.30pm on Saturdays. No work is permitted on Sundays and public holidays.

    About the design

    The Green Square Library is a unique building beneath a plaza, and the winning entry in an international design competition. It includes a glazed triangular entry with a café and a seven-storey tower. The design includes an amphitheatre, a storytelling garden, water-play zone and open spaces for festivals.

    More information

    For details about the construction work, please contact Roddie Elder, Senior Project Manager, Ford Civil, and 24-hour site contact, on 0417 062 967.

    For more information about the project, please contact Stephanie McGuiness, Community Liaison Officer, on 0421 797 658.

    Site Map

    We will keep you updated on project progress through regular updates on the site noticeboard, on this website and through face to face events.

    Thank you for your patience while we work on this important project for the Green Square area.


  • Green Square Infohub

    about 2 years ago

    Come along to the City of Sydney's Green Square infohub on Saturday 1st August, 10:00am - 2:00pm and chat to City staff about what's happening in your area. This is a great opportunity to stay up-to-date on Green Square's development and community, grab a bite to eat and meet new friends and neighbours. Contact Cara Wood, 92659252 with any questions.

    The Bower Repair Café - bring that bike, chair or gadget down to the repair café and back to life.

    City of Sydney - Once again, our Librarian Laura Manchester is on hand, along with our new Place Manager for... Continue reading

    Come along to the City of Sydney's Green Square infohub on Saturday 1st August, 10:00am - 2:00pm and chat to City staff about what's happening in your area. This is a great opportunity to stay up-to-date on Green Square's development and community, grab a bite to eat and meet new friends and neighbours. Contact Cara Wood, 92659252 with any questions.

    The Bower Repair Café - bring that bike, chair or gadget down to the repair café and back to life.

    City of Sydney - Once again, our Librarian Laura Manchester is on hand, along with our new Place Manager for Green Square, Morris Bellamy. Morris is eager to share updates and ideas for the area. The City’s Traffic Manager, Andrew Walsh will also provide an update on Traffic Light plans at the intersection of Gadigal and Wolseley Avenues near East Village.
  • Perry Park works update

    about 2 years ago
    Perry park

    Work to build the section of the stormwater drain passing under Perry Park in Alexandria will begin in July. A temporary work site will be set up inside the park, near the corner of Maddox Street and Bourke Road. Construction is expected to take about 10 months.

    More information about the work and what to expect during the construction period can be found in the Perry Park Community Update.

    Image: Perry Park, Paul Patterson, City of Sydney


    Work to build the section of the stormwater drain passing under Perry Park in Alexandria will begin in July. A temporary work site will be set up inside the park, near the corner of Maddox Street and Bourke Road. Construction is expected to take about 10 months.

    More information about the work and what to expect during the construction period can be found in the Perry Park Community Update.

    Image: Perry Park, Paul Patterson, City of Sydney


  • New Development Applications for Town Centre

    about 2 years ago

    The City of Sydney has received new development applications (DAs) for Sites 9A and 9B within the Green Square Town Centre (Zetland). The proposal for Site 9A comprises a mixed use development with a scale of 16 storeys containing 139 apartments and ground floor retail and showroom uses. The DA reference number is D/2015/688. The DA is on exhibition until 13 July 2015.

    The proposal for Site 9B comprises a mixed use development with a scale of 11 storeys containing and ground floor retail uses. The DA reference number is D/2015/733.Public exhibition closes on 20 July 2015. See the full... Continue reading

    The City of Sydney has received new development applications (DAs) for Sites 9A and 9B within the Green Square Town Centre (Zetland). The proposal for Site 9A comprises a mixed use development with a scale of 16 storeys containing 139 apartments and ground floor retail and showroom uses. The DA reference number is D/2015/688. The DA is on exhibition until 13 July 2015.

    The proposal for Site 9B comprises a mixed use development with a scale of 11 storeys containing and ground floor retail uses. The DA reference number is D/2015/733.Public exhibition closes on 20 July 2015. See the full documentation on the City of Sydney's website.


  • Green Square is here - join us on Saturday 27 June

    over 2 years ago

    Join us in celebrating the importance of Rosebery and Beaconsfield as part of the Green Square community. Meet your neighbours and share ideas on planned facilities for your area.

    Enjoy live music, refreshments, and activities for all ages including theatre, workshops, art, gardening and storytelling.

    10am - 2pm, Saturday 27 June 2015, Beaconsfield Park, 54 Queen Street, Beaconsfield.

    In partnership with Eastern Community Connect and City Community Tennis.

    Join us in celebrating the importance of Rosebery and Beaconsfield as part of the Green Square community. Meet your neighbours and share ideas on planned facilities for your area.

    Enjoy live music, refreshments, and activities for all ages including theatre, workshops, art, gardening and storytelling.

    10am - 2pm, Saturday 27 June 2015, Beaconsfield Park, 54 Queen Street, Beaconsfield.

    In partnership with Eastern Community Connect and City Community Tennis.

  • Construction in the Green Square Town Centre

    over 2 years ago

    Construction is well underway in the new Green Square Town Centre, with Mirvac Green Square undertaking works for new residential apartment buildings, and the City of Sydney has been building roads and infrastructure for the new Town Centre. Early works will soon commence for the Green Square Library and Plaza.

    Mirvac and Urban Growth NSW have a community relations program established to support their construction activities, including a Construction Liaison Group with community representatives, and regular notifications.

    If you would like further information about the construction activity and community relations program for Mirvac Green Square, you can contact them on... Continue reading

    Construction is well underway in the new Green Square Town Centre, with Mirvac Green Square undertaking works for new residential apartment buildings, and the City of Sydney has been building roads and infrastructure for the new Town Centre. Early works will soon commence for the Green Square Library and Plaza.

    Mirvac and Urban Growth NSW have a community relations program established to support their construction activities, including a Construction Liaison Group with community representatives, and regular notifications.

    If you would like further information about the construction activity and community relations program for Mirvac Green Square, you can contact them on 1800 261 610 or email greensquare@elton.com.au.

    You can also contact the City of Sydney 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on Tel: (02) 9265 9333.

  • Open space in the South Sydney Hospital Site

    over 2 years ago

    The City is now seeking your feedback on the proposed OPEN SPACE around the existing Administration Building, within the South Sydney Hospital Site. Have a look at the concept design on our open space page which includes a playground and an active play area (for ball games, ping pong, skate elements) and leave us your comments.

    The City is now seeking your feedback on the proposed OPEN SPACE around the existing Administration Building, within the South Sydney Hospital Site. Have a look at the concept design on our open space page which includes a playground and an active play area (for ball games, ping pong, skate elements) and leave us your comments.

  • A local backyard and the heart of the Lachlan precinct

    over 2 years ago

    Check out designs for Dyuralya Square in the Lachlan Precinct, and Mulgu Park in the Epsom Precinct on our open spaces page, and have your say!

    Check out designs for Dyuralya Square in the Lachlan Precinct, and Mulgu Park in the Epsom Precinct on our open spaces page, and have your say!