A0034887B VICTORIA

 

ABN 82 104 322 096

Beaumaris Conservation Society Inc.
(formerly Beaumaris Tree Preservation Society 1953-70)

P.O. Box 7016

 

BEAUMARIS VIC 3193

info@beaumarisconservation.net

 

www.beaumarisconservation.net

Tel 0395891802, 0429176725

 

Fax 039589 5194

 

2007 Records

 

Click on a blue hyperlink of interest.

 

 

 

DECEMBER 2007

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COMMENTS TO COUNCIL STAFF ON BICYCLE ROAD ROUTE: BCS Inc. sent written comments after inspecting the route, and a review meeting .

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RESPONSE TO BATHING BOX POLICY:. Response to Bayside Councilís survey on its Draft Policy on Bathing Boxes urged their phase- out.

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NEIGHBOURHOOD CHARACTER REVIEW: BCS Inc. seeks extensive Neighbourhood Character Overlays, not museum piece sops.

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FINAL 2007 ISSUE OF THE BCS INC. BULLETIN

 

NOVEMBER 2007

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MPs LISTENING ABOUT BICYCLE ROAD ROUTE:  Murray Thompson MLA and Sue Pennicuik MLC walked along the route with BCS Inc. officers.

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TREES TARGETED:  Staff report on Keys St car park [Item 1.12, P.163] seeks permit to remove healthy trees in Vegetation Protection Overlay.

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TREE REMOVAL: Report on unadvertised Coreen Ave bid [Item 1.15, P 196] to remove trees recommends permit to remove 6 tea trees.

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NEW PLANNING OVERLAYS: Find out more about Council moves for possible Neighbourhood Character, and Significant Landscape, Overlays.

 

OCTOBER 2007

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LIGHTING STRATEGY: BCS Incís letter seeks a policy of no artificial lighting in parks or on the foreshore, except for specific, justified cases.

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GEO-4: Read the full UN Environment Program report (22 MB) on Global Environment Outlook. Population size and rate of increase loom large.

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BICYCLE ROAD ROUTE OPTIONS: Bicycle Road page details staff report options, and Councilís further request for room on the road reserve.

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SURVEY OF VPO3 APPLICATIONS: BCS Inc. survey of many recent applications for vegetation removal from lots has led to questions to Council.

 

SEPTEMBER 2007

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PLANNED REMOVAL OF HEALTHY MATURE TREES:  Objection to this aspect of Council's Keys Street car park restoration it has long neglected.

 

AUGUST 2007

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BAYSIDE PLANNING SCHEME - CONCOURSE: Council meeting of 2007-08-28 received Amendment C49 report, but requested further changes.

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TEA HOUSE: Council on 2007-08-28 resolved to not agree to tenant's request to be allowed to apply for a liquor licence or extended hours.

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BAYSIDE COUNCIL'S NEW WARDS GAZETTED: VEC's proposal is approved. See P. 1785 of Victoria Government Gazette G31 of 2007-08-02.

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TEA HOUSE: BCS Inc. President congratulates  Committee for recommending Council decline to approve lessee applying for liquor licence.

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TEA HOUSE: Report to Bayside City Council recommends Ricketts Point Tea House be allowed to apply for a liquor licence for part of the day.

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BUILDING THREAT TO ROOTS: Threats to roots of significant indigenous trees from intensive developments: See 2 important examples.

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Planning application notice for a full overdevelopment on 17 Beach Rd, Beaumaris, next to an apparently conjoint development for 16 Beach Rd.

 

JULY 2007

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CityWide wisely removed a palm tree on the Foreshore Reserve opposite 362 Beach Rd, Black Rock. 3 other foreshore palms need removing.

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Call for volunteer guides at Gramatan Av and Bay Rd Heathlands for 2 hours on Sundays in next 2 months - no experience needed. More.

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FORESHORE WALK: 8th September 2007 at 10 am, to show indigenous plants of the Beaumaris foreshore. Click here to email for details

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Email to buy a $15 T-shirt with the new BCS Inc. logo. Please specify your size and whether you want a short or long sleeve version.

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BCS Inc, supported by PPCC Inc. and residents, appears at Bayside meeting opposing Tea House liquor licence and extended hours proposal.

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Aerial vertical photograph of Beaumaris in January 1951 from 4, 000 metres . Use up to 400% magnification to zoom in to see it as in 1951.

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July 2007 issue of the BCS Inc. Bulletin

 

MAY 2007

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Site for a junior skateboard ramp: Council focuses on a largely grassed area just north of the football pavilion at Donald MacDonald Reserve.

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Application for two dwellings on the land at 16 Beach Road, Beaumaris, that was Lot 7 in the original Deauville Estate

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50 Wells Road, Beaumaris, home of John Iggulden when founding Port Phillip Conservation Council, has received National Trust classification.

 

 

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Click here to visit the Web site of Port Phillip Conservation Council Inc.