Evolving Port

Port Melbourne and Fishermans Bend continue to change. Houses are changed or demolished and new forms of housing take their place. Port Houses records some of these changes.

Saturday, June 10, 2017

538 Williamstown Road, Port Melbourne

May 2018

Deconstruction of the buildings continues behind these hoardings.



March 2018

Demolition of the buildings on site has begun.

December 2017

Approval was sought for an amendment to the permit to allow for a five level building with 15 apartments and 17 x three storey townhouses.

June 2017 

Marketing has begun for The Standard "Townhomes and Boutique apartments". Front row seats for the Football at North Port Oval - surprisingly not mentioned in the many locational advantages in the promotional material.

June 2017
The Standard will be made up of 17 three bedroom townhouses, and 15 one and two bedroom apartments.

Developer: The Cubo Group

July 2015

The site of ATA Distributors (Abrahsives, Tapes, Adhesives Packaging Systems) was sold by Mulcahy & Co in July 2015.



2015
June 2015

Planning application 667/2015 was approved by the City of Port Phillip for a four storey building with 11 apartments and 17 townhouses.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

279 Graham St, Port Melbourne

October 2017

Tbe site has been cleared and advertising has appeared for 'Prince & Graham'.




Storage tanks removed September 2017
August 2017

The buildings on site were demolished in August.





11 June 2017

The cars have gone. 

Michael Goldberg owned and operated this garage from the 1980s when he took up the business to be closer to his father, Dr Goldberg, who practised from his surgery on the corner of Bridge and Princes St.

6 June 2017

Following its sale by Dixon Kestles in April, Sandridge Motors is moving out following the retirement of the owners.



The site is zones General Residential within Design and Development Overlay 1.4 which permits up to 6 storeys.