Executive Director Recommendations

Executive Director recommendations – September 2019

In accordance with section 41 of the Heritage Act 2017, the Heritage Council of Victoria causes notice of the following recommendations made by the Executive Director, Heritage Victoria, to be published:

The following place has been recommended for inclusion in the Victorian Heritage Register:

BRETT HOUSE, 3 Buddle Drive Toorak, City of Stonningon (PDF 3MB)

The following place has NOT been recommended for inclusion in the Victorian Heritage Register:

RUTHERGLEN COMMON SCHOOL, 44 Murray Street Rutherglen, Indigo Shire (PDF 4.5MB)

The following places have been recommended for amendment in the Victorian Heritage Register:

DHURRINGILE, 870 Murchison-Tatura Road Dhurringile, Greater Shepparton City (PDF 6MB)

WALLER HOUSE AND COLLECTION, 9-9A Crown Road Ivanhoe, Banyule City (PDF 2.4MB)

POINT LONSDALE MARITIME AND DEFENCE PRECINCT, 2 Point Lonsdale Road Point Lonsdale, Borough of Queenscliffe (PDF 5MB)

OLD SWAN INN, 4 Hamilton Highway Fyansford, City of Greater Geelong (PDF 4MB)

Written submissions must be made in the prescribed form, Form A (below), and reach the Heritage Council Hearings Coordinator within 60 days by Monday 18 November 2019.

Executive Director recommendation – 30 August 2019

UPFIELD RAILWAY LINE PRECINCT, Wilson Avenue and Victoria Street Brunswick and Cameron Street and Victoria Street Coburg, Moreland City

Please note that, pursuant to Section 50(1) of the Heritage Act 2017, the Minister for Planning directed the Heritage Council to refer the Executive Director’s recommendation in relation to the Upfield Railway Line Precinct to the Minister for determination. The Heritage Council has provided a report on that recommendation to the Minister.



Any person or body may make a written submission to the Heritage Council in relation to a recommendation of the Executive Director above.

Please see the link below:

Heritage Council Form A – Submission to the Heritage Council

Email: heritage.council@delwp.vic.gov.au

Further information

Further information on how to make a submission and the Registration Hearing process is available under Registration Hearings.

Protocol 1 – Registration Hearings

All written submissions will be treated as public documents. While the Heritage Council will endeavour to respect any privacy wishes of which it is informed, it is bound by the Freedom of Information Act 1982. Please expect your submission to be freely and wholly available to anyone seeking access to it.

Recent additions and amendments

Decisions on what is included in the Victorian Heritage Register, and on any amendments to an existing registration, are made by the Heritage Council at its regular meetings or following a Registration Hearing.

Recent decisions are available on the Recent Registration Decisions page

Registration Hearings

Registration Hearings are public processes that allow interested people to present their views on whether a place or object is added to the Victorian Heritage Register or an existing registration is amended.

More information on recommendations

For any further information about the Executive Director’s recommendations please email: heritage.council@delwp.vic.gov.au.