We worked with Place Partners as part of a place making workshop for a very unique and complicated project on the Sunshine Coast. The team kept to the timeline, were very engaging and turned the complicated into a very simple and straightforward strategy.

Troy Wainwright, Regional Manager Stockland

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Existing places, whether rural town or urban main street, present a wonderful opportunity to investigate the inherent strengths of that location. Working with local communities is key to this work, which includes developing collaborative approaches that share the responsibility for local revitalization.

Place Partners were engaged by ISPT in 2013 to develop a Place Making Strategy for 50 Lonsdale Street in Melbourne: a mixed use commercial precinct with ground floor retail, commercial office towers, a conference centre and Madame Brussels Laneway (a publically accissible, privately owned laneway).  The Strategy identified the need to create a more 'bright, graphic, textured' and...
As part of Holroyd City Council's Wentworthville Centre Revitalisation Project, Place Partners has been engaged to develop and implement a community participation strategy, which aims to make Wentworthville a better place to live, work and meet. From outreach programs to workshops, our engagement methods vary in order to reach out to those with strong interest in the city matters as well as...
Place Partners is again working with Singleton Council, this time to prepare a Place Making Strategy that will direct place enhancement and community programs across the LGA in the coming years. The Strategy will act an as integral part to the committment of Council to place making and will improve the 47 villages and towns across the LGA.  The Strategy aims to integrate a place making...
PROJECT BACKGROUND Penrith is a regional city centre on the western edge of Metropolitan Sydney, its main street faces competition both internally, from a major shopping mall and externally, from surrounding big box retailers and emerging entertainment precincts. Economic competition and the retail downturn, deteriorating infrastructure, increasing numbers of single households, social and...
VicTracks Station Enhancement Projects aim to develop underutilised land in order to improve the public transport experience at train stations. Place Partners has been working with VicTrack providing team training, community engagement and place making services. The aim of the process is to incorporate community values and aspirations for each place into the developmnet guidelines prior to design...
Place Partners, in partnership with Spackman Mossop Michaels has been engaged by Penrith City Council to undertake community engagement and place making services for the preparation of a Streetscape Improvement Plan for Queen Street, St Mary's.  The development of a place making strategy will identify the unique place character and special places along Queen Street, to provide an...
Place Partners has been working with Optus over the last 3 years to continually improve the experience of campus life for employees. Our latest summer makeover projects will deliver a range of quick win projects at Optus's Sydney campus to keep people engaged and provide an enjoyable surprise. The summer projects include: New plantings in the sensory garden and key outdoor spaces across...
Place Partners has been engaged by ISPT, working together at Forrest Chase in Perth.
  Place Partners has been commissioned by the City of Ryde to prepare a Marketing Plan for Macquarie Park in Sydney's northern suburbs. The Macquare Park Marketing Plan will engage with stakeholders through a series of Workshops, as well as online interactive engagement to create an marketing strategy and 3 year implementation plan. The City of Ryde has been working to deliver an...
Singleton Council commissioned Place Partners to facilitate a pilot place making program through a series of workshops in the Singleton Town Centre and the villages of Broke, Bulga, Hermitage Road and Jerrys Plains. The purpose of the workshops was to engage with local community members, introduce place making as a method of creating the place they want and to define a pilot project for the...