The Draft 2036 Plan provides for the following infrastructure to support the growing community in the St Leonards and Crows Nest area:
The Draft Green Plan has been prepared to guide the planning and design of open space and tree canopy across the study area. The Draft Plan proposes to:
The rezoning proposal applies to a site comprising three blocks, fronting the Pacific Highway and Clarke Street at Crows Nest. A map illustrating the three blocks can be seen below:
The site is in NSW Government ownership and is the location of the new Sydney Metro Station at Crows Nest.
The rezoning proposes increasing building heights to a maximum of 27 storeys (RL 183).
More information on the Sydney Metro Crows Nest project can be found through the links below:
This Sydney Metro project is identified as State Significant Infrastructure and includes the approval of new rail line including tunnels, new stations and associated infrastructure. Early works for Stage 1 are currently underway.
Sydney Metro have submitted a Concept State Significant Development Application seeking consent for the broad concept for an Over Station Development above the Crows Nest Metro Station.
When the draft 2036 Plan is finalised, it will be the responsibility of each relevant Council to progress planning proposals through amendments to their respective Local Environmental Plans.
A new Sydney Metro Station will be delivered at Crows Nest and be operational from 2024. Trains will reach Martin Place in 7 minutes and Central Station in 11 minutes.