Award winning Gum Scrub Creek

Gum Scrub Creek Wetlands

Project title: Gum Scrub Creek Wetlands
Location
: Officer, VIC
Client: Places Victoria
Start: February 2012
End: June 2013
Value: $5.1m

The Details

This project involved the construction of new wetlands to help facilitate the residential growth of Officer. It included:

  • 220,000m3 of earthworks
  • installation of large box culverts, wing walls, gabion walls and rock lined channels

This project won the Landscape Architecture award in the Land Management Category of the Victorian State AILA awards; recognising excellence in the built ecology as well as the restoration, conservation, enhancement or maintenance of landscapes.