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Development Updates at Aurora
Welcome to the Aurora Development Update.
It’s been a busy time on-site at Aurora, despite the continued lockdown our teams have been working hard to deliver the next stages, road connections and open spaces for existing and future residents to enjoy.
We hope you enjoy reading through what’s been happening at Aurora!
Information provided below correct as at 1 October 2021.
View our June 2021 construction update aerial video
Aurora's New Display Village
Aurora's new Display Village is getting ready to open as soon as Melbourne’s lockdown ends. With new homes from some of Melbourne’s leading builders, the Aurora Display Village is set to be a go-to for all new home build enquiries. Homes opening before Christmas include; Boutique Homes, Carlisle Homes, Dennis Family Homes, Eight Homes, Homebuyers Centre, Metricon, Orbit and Simonds Homes.
Stage 30 Landscape Works
Works have now commenced on the Stage 30 reserve located south of Yarrowee Crescent and the future public transport corridor which runs adjacent to Angelsea Drive. The Park is located adjacent to the Sherwin Rise Retirement Village, Aurora’s over 55’s community.
Stage 50 Landscape Works
The newest park in Aurora, located in Stage 50 is now well under construction. The park facilities include seating, kick around grassed space, imaginative play space including slide and swing, picnic tables and a shelter. There are another 2 small reserves located in stage 50 also under construction. All Stage 50 works are expected to be complete in October 2021.
Yann Drive Connection
Construction has progressed on the missing links of Yann Drive. Earthworks, boxing and drainage is now complete with subgrade works underway. The road is forecast for completion in early 2022.
O’Herns Road Upgrade and Interchange
These works by Major Projects Victoria have hit a significant milestone with the interchange entry and exit from the Hume Freeway opened at O’Herns Road in September 2021. Whilst the major works are now complete the remaining works will take place with completion toward the end of the year. Remaining works include installing barriers, pavement and line marking and landscape works. The southern connection from O’Herns Road to Aurora is currently available via Cotters Road or Redding Rise. Development Victoria works on the Edgars Road connection between O’Herns Road and Rockfield Street are due to commence shortly. For more information, please visit the Roads Project website.
Stage 45A & B are under construction with earthworks and sewer works underway. Stage 45A drainage works have also commenced and will commence shortly on Stage 45B. Titles for these stages are forecast between April-June 2022.
Sherwin Rise Exclusive Clubhouse
The construction of the Clubhouse and Wellness Precinct at Sherwin Rise, Aurora is well underway. As of October this year: - Sinjen (the Principal Contractor) mobilised onsite on August 24 2021 - Site establishment and site amenities have been set up - Current works onsite are excavations for inground sewer and drainage - The team is working behind the scenes with documentation updates and procurement of trades and materials for concrete slabs and framings to occur in the coming months Set to become the heart of the Over 55s community and spanning over 1000m2 in floor area, the precinct is targeted to be completed in August 2022.
Aurora presentation is important to Lendlease. We are regularly conducting site clean ups around the development to ensure the project is free from rubbish and hazards. If you notice any rubbish dumping on council nature strips, please report this to council using the Snap Send Solve mobile app. All residents are also entitled to free hard rubbish collection twice per calendar year. To book in your hard rubbish collection head to the council website here.