March → May 2017

Phase One: Preliminary engagement

Workshop with land managers

Interviews with key stakeholders/traditional owners

June → October 2017

Phase Two: Draft Portland Coastal Management Plan

  • Consultation with broader community and stakeholders
  • Workshops/drop-in sessions 
  • Provide feedback on consultation 
  • Provide Draft Portland Coastal Management Plan for comment

02 October → 27 October 2017

Community Consultation on Draft Portland Coastal Management Plan

  • Draft Plan available for comment
  • Drop-in session to ask questions and provide comment


November 2017 → March 2018

Phase Three: Final Draft Portland Coastal Management Plan

  • Incorporate feedback on Draft report where required
  • Provide Final Plan to Council and DELWP for comment

March → June 2018

Submission to State Government for approval

  • Submit Final Draft Portland Coastal Management Plan to Minister of Environment for signoff
  • Publish Final Portland Coastal Management Plan on COuncils website and start to implement Plan
  • End of Project