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Leading Agenda – Growth & The Future
Last night we held our first Leading Agenda for 2022. Thank you to our speakers Graeme Irwin from St Phillips…
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Barr Planning Strategy Day
We recently brought together our Newcastle and Sydney offices for our annual Team Day. The day allowed us to reflect…
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A Celebration to Thank Our Clients and Our Continual Growth
On Thursday 3rd of March, we hosted an event to celebrate our amazing clients and our continued growth as business.…
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The development of Newcastle and the rise of regional areas – Business Hunter Development Forum
We were thrilled to sponsor the recent Business Hunter Development Forum last Wednesday 6th of April. The event heard from…
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Approval received for new Junior School building for St Phillip’s Christian College Port Stephens
In collaboration with Shac Architects we are thrilled to announce that approval has been received for the development of a…
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Congratulations to Rebecca who has been appointed to partner of Barr Planning
This International Women’s Day we’d like to take the time to congratulate and celebrate Rebecca Johnston, who has recently been…
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Barr Planning expands to Sydney!
We are thrilled to announce our Sydney office space has officially opened! Located in St Leonards on the 11th floor…
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DA approved for Fusion Civil manufacturing facility!
A great result for our client Fusion Civil who recently received approval on their Development Application. With assistance from Barr…
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Congratulations to Samuel Liu on completing his Master of Planning!
We are thrilled to announce our Project Planner, Samuel Liu has completed his Master of Planning at the University of…
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Leaders and the future
Over the last four years Barr Planning and the University of Newcastle have partnered together to provide Leading Agenda events…
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DA approved for expansion of Crema Coffee Garage!
Crema Coffee Garage is a specialty coffee roaster and cafe wholesaler with locations in Newcastle and Brisbane. Products and services…
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The Regional Taskforce set to aid the housing crisis in NSW
The NSW Regions are facing significant housing supply and affordability pressures. This is a result of the impact of COVID-19…
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Free Parking? It doesn’t exist!
When it comes to car parking, someone always pays. Sometimes it is a direct charge to the end user through…
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The causes and effects of affordable housing
Recently, our Project Planner Samuel Liu, who is currently studying a Masters of Planning wrote a report on the causes…
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Another Leading Edge Data Centre approved to be built in Coffs Harbour!
Barr Planning have successfully secured approval for a new Leading Edge Data Centre to be built in the Coffs Harbour…
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Joining the Barr Planning Team full-time with a distinction!
We are excited to announce Kirra Somerville who has been working part-time at Barr Planning will now be joining the…
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An exciting refurbishment for the Business Centre Innovation Space
Working together with Shaddock Architects and Extent Heritage Advisors we are proud to have provided strategic planning advice and work…
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The Role of Leadership in Shaping the Region
Another successful Leading Agenda event held by Barr Property & Planning and The University of Newcastle. This year the focus…
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Another School Building Approved
Barr Property and Planning were delighted to have assisted Heritage College Lake Macquarie with obtaining DA approval for a new…
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Extension to temporary planning measures
While there has been much made in the media recently about delays in the rollout of COVID 19 vaccines in…
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Laura Robinson promoted to Project Planner
Congratulations to Laura Robinson who has recently been promoted to Project Planner! Laura has been an incredible help to the team and…
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Appointed to the Standing Offer Panel of statutory planning services to School Infrastructure NSW
We are excited to announce that Barr Property and Planning have been appointed to the Standing Offer Panel for statutory…
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RDA Orana Inland Growth Summit – 26 February 2021
Recently we attended the Inland Growth Summit in Dubbo, held by RDA Orana. This was a great event to come…
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From DA approval to site visit
As part of a recent strategy day the Barr Property and Planning team had a site visit to the North…
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Leading Agenda – Wednesday 28 October 2020
Guest Speakers: Viv Allanson Chief Executive Officer, Maroba Caring Communities Lee Shearer Chief Executive Officer, Rockwood General Cemetery & Darkinjung…
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Leading Agenda – Wednesday 26 August 2020
Guest Speakers: Morven Cameron Chief Executive Officer, Lake Macquarie City Council Peter Cock Chief Executive Officer, Newcastle Airport
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Leading Agenda – Wednesday 23 October 2019
Leading Agenda - Wednesday 23 October 2019 Guest Speakers: Bernadette Inglis Chief Executive Officer, Newcastle Permanent Professor Alex Zelinsky Vice-Chancellor…
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Leading Agenda – Wednesday 13 September 2017
Guest Speakers: Tim Hanna – Creating Culture Chief Executive Officer, Compassion Australia Graeme Irwin – Maintaining a Vision Group Managing…
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