Public Realm Framework

The Geelong Central Public Realm Framework provides direction for new capital works in Central Geelong including the materials palette and character and the hierarchy and application of streetscape design elements.

Endorsed by City of Greater Geelong Council
September 2017


Contents

  1. Section 1 - Overview
    1. Introduction
    2. Use of the Public Realm Framework
    3. Project Area
    4. Key Principles
    5. Overall Material Composition
    6. Inspiration and Benchmarks
  2. Section 2 - Standard Palette
    1. Paving
    2. Kerb and Channel
    3. Seating 
    4. Tree Hardware 
    5. Waste and Recycling 
    6. Bollards and Barriers 
    7. Bike Racks
    8. Alfresco Dining 
    9. Water Drinking Fountain  
    10. Skate Deterrent
    11. Drainage Hardware 
    12. Street Lighting
    13. Banners and Flagpoles
    14. Street Trees
    15. Ground Level Planning
  3. Section 3 - Unique Elements
    1. Unique Spaces and Public Art Opportunities
  4. Section 4 - Accessibility Recommendations
    1. Ground Surface
    2. Tactile Surface Ground Indicators
    3. Pedestrian Paths/Walkways
    4. Pedestrian Road Crossings 
    5. Vehicle Crossover/ Loading Bays
    6. Parking
    7. Signage and Information 
    8. Street Furniture
    9. Staircase
    10. Entrances 
    11. Bus Stops

Development of the PRF is an ongoing initiative of Central Geelong Revitalisation Partnership and the City of Greater Geelong and has been prepared by Outlines Landscape Architecture.


Download





Page last updated: Thursday, 28 October 2021

Print