2014 Regional Overview
There are also select retail opportunities in Irymple, Red Cliffs,
Merbein and Ouyen.
Wentworth Shire Council Available Land
Wentworth Shire consists of five village townships offering
unique opportunities for varied types of residential development.
There is an adequate supply of land available to cater for all types
of living including village, rural and remote lifestyle.
Buronga / Gol Gol
The Buronga – Gol Gol Structure Plan has paved the way for
future residential development offering 2000 allotments for
development opportunities close to the Victorian regional centre
of Mildura. Over 600 allotments have Council approval for future
development including lifestyle allotments of 3000 – 5000m
situated to the east of the Gol Gol Creek and fully serviced village
allotments within the town areas.
Dareton / Commealla
Dareton offers a range of large expansive Residential land with
the recently approved 30 allotments within the Dareton township
adjacent to the well renowned Coomealla Golf Club. In addition
to this, Dareton also offers the opportunity for lifestyle living
adjacent to the Murray River.
Unique opportunities exist in the Coomealla region whereby
Council has a Light Industrial Zone allowing a mix if business and
residential development, ideal for the establishment of a small
The historic town of Wentworth provides a village lifestyle within
the security of the levee bank system, with the recent approval of
54 allotments within close proximity of the Wentworth Sporting
complex ready to be developed in the near future. The town has
the capacity to grow with other future development including the
potential of 23 lifestyle allotments on the outskirts of Wentworth
with frontage to the Darling River.
Pooncarie offers remote lifestyle living at its best within the
confines of the village precinct supported by a convenience store
(including fuel), Hotel and Telecentre (incorporating a Post Office,
Library and Centrelink facility) all within close proximity to the
picturesque Darling River whilst escaping the hustle and bustle
of the main city centres.
The outskirts of Buronga provide the Industrial hub for the
Wentworth Shire with just over 16ha zoned for Industrial use.
Just under 3ha situated just off the Silver City Highway on the
fringe of the Buronga Township is fully serviced with allotments
still available for purchase. Just 7km out of Buronga sees another
5.3ha of approved Industrial area which will create another 41
allotments suitable for any Industrial based business.
In total there is in excess of 25 years industrial zoned land
across the municipal area of Mildura based on the average
annual rate of land consumption in the period 2003 to 2011.
(Urban Development Program Regional Industrial Report 2011)
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