Laurimar

Laurimar, Victoria

Laurimar

Value

Undisclosed

 

Address

5/95 Hazel Glen Drive, Doreen VIC 3754

 

Phone

03 9717 7000

 

Email

enquiries@delfinlaurimar.com.au

 

Website

www.mylaurimar.com.au

Just thirty kilometres north of Melbourne CBD along Plenty Road lies Laurimar, an idyllic blend of scenic and city living.
 

Size/Population

Laurimar is spread over 324 hectares and currently has nearly 4000 residents. This is expected to reach approximately 9,000 residents upon completion. 

Open Space and Recreation

  • 35 hectares of parks and open space
  • 16 hectares of wetlands home to native wildlife
  • 20 km of walking trails
  • 2 sports playing fields
  • Recreational park including skate space, bbq and playground
  • Village parks up to 1 hectare available to each Laurimar village 

Education

  • Laurimar Primary School
  • Wallaby Child Care & Kindergarten
  • Close to neighbouring schools including:
    - Yarrambat Primary School
    - Doreen Primary School
    - Ivanhoe Grammar
    - Plenty Valley Christian School
    - Acacia College 

Shopping and Lifestyles

  • Laurimar Town Centre
  • Safeway supermarket
  • Over 20 specialty stores
  • Waterfront café
  • Medical precinct
  • Community Activity Centre
  • Health and wellbeing centre
  • Gym & Sports Services
  • Bendigo Bank
  • Convenient direct link to Plenty Road 

Community

  • The Laurimar community portal is a  website available for anyone who lives, works or plays in Laurimar and grants access to forums, events and development information
    www.laurimaronline.com.au
  • Sports clubs, including basketball, netball, tennis and football.
  • Laurimar Community Activity Centre
  • Maternal and Child Health services
  • Community group space and meeting rooms
  • Sports and recreational classes
  • Country Fire Authority (CFA) station. Some of our staff are trained as on-call volunteers
  • Regular community events
  • Monthly Laurimar Markets
  • Community Garden Competition

Living Options

  • 12 homes available in the Harrisons View Display Village on elevated lots
  • Homes connected to Telstra Smart Wiring
  • Blocks sizes ranging from 313m² – 1000 m² in size.
  • A range of Home & Land & Packages are available 

Leadership in Sustainability

  • Laurimar is home to Australia’s first Zero Emission Home
  • 1 million + tress planted on site
  • Bendigo Bank has a significant role to play in the sustainability of the local community, as it will eventually raise significant funds for the community
  • Briars Village Park kept green all year, through the recycling of household black water
  • Protection of century old River Red Gums 

Leadership in Safety

  • Conduct regular post occupancy reviews to ensure the created spaces are safe for all member of the community.
  • Ongoing assistance with the Ride 2 School Program, including funding the concrete slab for the bike shed
  • Installation late 2011 of the markers for the safe routes to school
  • Annual Community Safety Day
  • Participation in the school’s transport and safety committee
  • Staff participation/membership with Doreen CFA.

Relationships

Laurimar Alliance.  Members include: Various dept heads of Whittlesea Council, Lend Lease, Dept Planning & Community Development, Laurimar Primary School and Local residents.

Awards

2010 - Pacific Region Safe Communities Award