Category: Pilbara Region

Quartz Estate – Boodarie (South Hedland)

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Quartz Estate is currently being planned as a composite Special Residential / Rural Residential community located south of South Hedland. The development will consist of approximately 130 lots ranging in size from 4,000m2 to 2.5 hectares. Quartz Estate will provide lifestyle lot opportunities to the under-supplied Pilbara Housing market, based on providing high amenity for future residents. Taylor Burrell Barnett…

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CASE STUDY: Wickham South Subdivision

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Subdivisions – When an Application is NOT Required The need to apply for and obtain approval for subdivision of land is a normal requirement and a standard practice familiar to most planners and land developers. This arises from Section 135 of the Planning and Development Act 2005, where it is stated that: (1) A person is not to:      a) subdivide…

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Rio Tinto and TBB – Planning for Pilbara Growth

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Ever wondered how big business makes progress in the face of financial downturn? For mining giant Rio Tinto, a key strategy for success is Planning – namely Scenario Planning – with the help of Taylor Burrell Barnett. Iron Ore ‘Downtime’ A Planning Opportunity for Rio Tinto During 2008 – a downtime in production and market demand for iron ore –…

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