Wallsend Local Centre

Project Scope

To resolve streetscape, access and traffic issues and inform infrastructure renewal in the Wallsend local centre. Flooding issues associated with Ironbark Creek are being dealt with in a separate project.

What is the Process?

 Wallsend Local Centre Public Domain Planning Process Flow Chart (pdf)

Community workshop was held in October 2016

 View Wallsend Consultation Workshop Outcomes  (pdf)

Who is undertaking PDP?

Group GSA Landscape Architecture, in consultation with City Of Newcastle.


The draft plan was on public exhibition from 3 - 31 May 2017. A Councillor workshop was held on Tuesday 5 December 2017 to discuss issues associated with the draft plan.

The Wallsend Public Domain Plan was reported to Council and Council adopted the Plan on 22 May 2018. 

 View the final Wallsend Public Domain Plan.

Stage 1 works are likely to commence in 2019. 

Plans previously exhibited - May 2017

 Wallsend Draft Public Domain Plans (pdf)
 Wallsend Draft Public Domain Report (pdf)
 Frequently Asked Questions (pdf)

How can I become involved? 

Submissions have closed.  For any further information about the project please contact Sarah Horan on 4974 2000.