PIPELINE VISION


The Greening the Pipeline aims to transform the heritage listed Main Outfall Sewer pipeline reserve, along the Federation Trail bike path, into a parkland to service a growing population in Melbourne’s west.The vision is to create a vibrant space that will connect communities, enhance active transport options for the region, manage water sensitively and provide a unique space to meet, play and relax.

Improving health and well being

Enhancing active transport and green links

Creating vibrant open space

Managing water sensitively

Connecting communities

Celebrating heritage


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Greening the Pipeline benefits video

This video showcases the features, history and future vision of Greening The Pipeline


FEATURES & NEWS


Pilot Park time lapse video of construction

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History

The Main Outfall Sewer was once the biggest infrastructure project in Australia. Learn more about the history of the pipeline.

Zone 5 Detail Design

The master plan has been completed for the section between Lawrie Emmins and Skeleton Creek, approximately 4km. Detail design will begin in 2019 with construction starting in 2019/2020.

Pilot Park

The Pilot Park was built along 100 metres of the reserve in Williams Landing, between Lukis Avenue and McLachlan Drive. It includes a local stormwater harvesting system within the parkland.

Vision

Convert 27km of the heritage listed Main Outfall Sewer pipeline into a parkland.

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Inspiration

A selection of projects around the globe which have ispired Greening the Pipeline

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