Mount Eliza: Landfill Capping Rehabilitation Works

  • Project typeOpen Spaces and Reserves
  • Project value$2.5 Million

The Mount Eliza Regional Park (Northern and Southern areas) are currently open to the public and used as open space parks by the community.

The site was used as a landfill for disposal of inert and putrescible waste from 1970’s to mid-1990’s. There is no current license, however the site was subject to an initial Pollution Abatement Notice (PAN) No. 3404 dated 9 May 2003. After which EPA issued two PAN’s and now intend to issue a Post Closure PAN for rehabilitation and aftercare management of the site.

The northern area of the Regional Park proposed work includes construction of swale drains, topsoil, turfing and offsite disposal of contaminated soil. The scope also includes material testing and other GITA requirements to meet EPA guidelines.

A draft design is currently under review from Melbourne Water and Environmental Protection Authority (EPA). The tender is expected to be issued in June with contractor engagement in September and construction to commence October 2024.

 

Update: May 2024

 

Location

Two Bays Road, Mount Eliza 3936  View Map

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