Plans revealed for 1500-lot 'master-planned community'

BREAKING: Developers have revealed plans to create a new housing precinct in Toowoomba that will have its own supermarket, aquatic centre and pub.

The landmark land release that including 1500 housing lots, is coming to south-west Toowoomba.

The housing development, slated as one of the largest in the region, will be built in Westbrook.

Do you think the new development proposed at Westbrook is a good idea?

This poll ended on 06 January 2017.

Current Results

YES

69%

NO

30%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

The Fernleigh development is a master-planned community which is proposed to include 1500 residential lots, a Coles supermarket, tavern and specialty retail.

It will also include a childcare centre, aquatic centre and community facilities.

The precinct will be bounded by Boundary St and Shoesmith Rd.

RELATED: Massive 1500-lot development faces State Govt scrutiny

The Chronicle understands plans were lodged with Toowoomba Regional Council yesterday afternoon, but they have yet to be processed.

The project is at the very early stages and a long approval process is expected.


Mingo pelicans hungry for fishing comp

Mingo pelicans hungry for fishing comp

Feathered friends happy at Mingo.

Monto's youngest students tackle tech

Monto's youngest students tackle tech

Robotics workshop inspires the next generation of tech entrepreneurs

Keeping Australia beautiful starts with our waterways

Keeping Australia beautiful starts with our waterways

Keep Australia Beautiful Week starts today.

Local Partners