An authentic new Sydney Fish Market which will sit at the heart of a revitalised Blackwattle Bay and return inaccessible parts of the harbour foreshore to the community.
The NSW Government is delivering an authentic new Sydney Fish Market which will sit at the heart of a revitalised Blackwattle Bay and return inaccessible parts of the harbour foreshore to the community.
Building the new Sydney Fish Market at the head of Blackwattle Bay will:
Hansen Yuncken are currently undertaking the early works demolition phase. Works are focused on the controlled demolition of the existing wharves and support structures on the site, the removal of marine piles and any repairs required to the existing sea wall. Work remains on schedule for a safe handover to Multiplex in early 2021.
The project team is working closely with surrounding neighbours to deliver the project safely and mitigate impacts where possible. Notifications are distributed to affected residents to communicate any out of hours or off-site works. See the latest notice here.
We are committed to keeping the community informed. Along with our delivery partners, Hansen-Yuncken and now Multiplex, we will continue to engage with the community as work progresses on what will be an iconic Sydney landmark.
See the latest project update here.
For more information, to register your interest in the project or to provide feedback, contact us at Blackwattle.Bay@infrastructure.nsw.gov.au or subscribe to our eNews mailing list.
Planning consent for the project was granted on 17 June 2020.
Infrastructure NSW, on behalf of the NSW Government, submitted two associated State Significant Development Applications (DA) to the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment (DPIE) for assessment:
All relevant planning documents can be found on the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment’s Major Projects website.
For more information on the new Sydney Fish Market project please read our overview document here.
The NSW Government developed and consulted on three precinct plan scenarios that illustrated how urban renewal of Blackwattle Bay could look and feel.
Work is under way to prepare the SSP Study and proposed planning controls for the precinct. The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment (DPIE) will place this on public exhibition for community and stakeholder feedback. Public exhibition is anticipated to occur in 2021. View the project web page here.
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