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North Richmond revitalisation

Our revitalisation works at the North Richmond housing site are now complete and build on existing programs to strengthen renter and community safety, connection and amenity.

The vision for North Richmond

North Richmond is home to many vibrant, diverse and proud communities. 

Our revitalisation works at the North Richmond housing site are now complete and build on existing programs to strengthen renter and community safety, connection and amenity.

We’re committed to working with the community to better understand how we can strengthen inclusion, celebrate diversity and create a bright future for all residents and visitors.

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What’s new in North Richmond 

As part of our site and precinct revitalisation, we’ve delivered new sporting, play and outdoor spaces, as well as lighting, gardens and community room upgrades.  

Works have been funded through the Building Works and Maintenance Stimulus package and delivered in consultation with renters and community.

Outdoor gyms


New outdoor gym and recreational spaces with modern exercise and fitness equipment to promote positive health and wellbeing.

BBQ and recreation areas


New barbecue facilities and recreational areas to provide people with opportunities to get together and socialise.

Play Space


Brand-new play spaces with modern equipment and rubberised soft fall for children, friends and families to play and socialise in a safe environment at 108, 110/112 Elizabeth Street and 139 Highett Street.

We've re-located the existing 106 Elizabeth Street playground to a new area on the eastern side of the building.

An aerial view of the new futsal pitch at North Richmond


A new multipurpose outdoor activity space that includes a futsal pitch and upgrading the existing rotunda for resident gatherings, exercise and enjoyment.

East West pedestrian pathway


A new well-lit pedestrian pathway from Lennox Street to Risley Street making it safer, faster and easier to get around the grounds.

Gardens and landscaping


Vibrant, accessible and welcoming open green spaces and gardens to promote positive health and wellbeing and community connection, at 106, 108 and between 110/112 Elizabeth Street and 139 Highett Street.

Community Room


We've upgraded the existing community rooms at 106 and 110 Elizabeth Street to provide residents with modern, vibrant, comfortable and safe spaces to connect, work and engage.

Foyer


Upgraded foyers at 106, 110, 112 and 139 Elizabeth Street to provide residents with a safe, accessible and welcoming space.

New licence plate recognition entry to ensure priority parking for Richmond residents.

A new kitchen with modern benches, cupboards and oven at the North Richmond Estate.


We've refurbished apartments with modern facilities for residents.

North Richmond map of upgrades

Map showing location of upgrades at North Richmond estate.

North Richmond master plan

We’re working on a plan to inform what the future of North Richmond will look like.

The North Richmond master plan provides an overview of what we’re doing to create connected, inclusive and safe spaces for residents to live and thrive.

It incorporates the various projects that are taking place across the precinct and is informed by the community.

Visit Engage Victoria to get involved and stay up to date.

Contact us

If you have any questions about these projects or concerns during their construction, you can email us at richmond.construction@homes.vic.gov.au and one of our team members will be in touch.

Thank you for your patience while these works are underway and for your ongoing support of the North Richmond revitalisation.

Accessibility 

If you would like to receive this information in an accessible format, email richmond.construction@homes.vic.gov.au.

Interpreter

If you speak a language other than English or would like an interpreter to help you read this information, you can get help over the telephone. Call 131 450.