Hobson Street pocket park

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In late-2020, there will be a new local park in Hobson Street, South Yarra. Located at 7 Hobson Street (on the corner of Hobson and Howitt streets) the new park is being developed following consultation with the local community in late-2019.  

View consultation feedback summary(PDF, 289KB)

About the project

Project type Pocket park development
Construction contractor TBA
Demolition contractor  Express Demolition & Excavation Pty Ltd 
Start date July 2020 (demolition of existing building)
Completion date  late-2020 (subject to weather)
Contact (design)

Alex Hogan

P: 8290 1066

E: ahogan@stonnington.vic.gov.au

Contact (construction) 

Brian Smith

P: 8290 1294

E: bsmith@stonnington.vic.gov.au


Project timeline

Late-2020 / Early-2021 Hobson Street pocket park opens
November Park construction begins
July 2020 Demolish building at 7 Hobson Street 
September 2019  Community consultation on concept design 
November 2018  Council purchase property at 7 Hobson Street, South Yarra 

Park design

Hobson Street pocket park design

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Download Hobson Street pocket park design(PDF, 4MB)


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