Community consultation and liaison with landowners, government agencies and other stakeholders is a feature of the majority of our projects.
Gondwana Consulting operates with a commitment to collaborative, consultative, and a team-based approach. We have extensive experience in facilitating the input or involvement of clients, stakeholders, specialists, and the wider community.
In the public domain, we aim to ensure genuine and meaningful community consultation and participation in an open and transparent planning and decision-making process. We have a proven ability to engage stakeholders from a diversity of backgrounds. Our highly developed abilities and extensive experience in community and stakeholder liaison include communicating and working with community or interest groups; landholders, the tourism sector and other industry groups; state and local governments, commercial interests, MPs and lobbyists; and the wider community.
Our Core Services
- Project planning/design phase engagement
- Statutory approvals consultation
- Community and stakeholder liaison at construction phase
- Community engagement during project planning
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In late 2018 Gondwana Consulting was engaged by Georges River Council to prepare a Plan of Management and Masterplan for Hurstville Oval and the adjacent Timothy Reserve. The site supports a State level cricket oval and fringing velodrome and associated built facilities and a passive open space area. Being in proximity to Hurstville CBD the […]
We assisted Quanta Solar Australia Pty Ltd in identifying and subsequently obtaining a range of contractor level approvals required to facilitate construction of the solar / wind power Kennedy Energy Park near Hughenden in Queensland, necessitating liaison with State and Local Government agencies and the local community. During the construction phase we provided review services […]
For Newcastle City Council. Gondwana Consulting prepared a replacement Plan of Management for National Park out the outskirts of the Newcastle CBD for Newcastle City Council. National Park is an historic sporting park, covering approximately 20 hectares, which has played a significant role in the provision of major sporting facilities for Newcastle and the wider […]
For Greater Taree City Council. Gondwana Consulting prepared a “Future Direction Strategy” for Greater Taree City Council for the Cattai Wetlands – an area of nearly 500 hectares with a range of significant biodiversity, cultural heritage, tourism/recreation and landscape values located approximately 22 kilometres north of Taree on the NSW mid-north coast. Council’s management of […]
For Warringah Council. Narrabeen Lagoon is a highly valued recreational, environmental and scenic asset for the residents of Warringah, Pittwater and beyond. The lagoon, which covers 2.2km² in surface area, has a long and well established history of recreational use – for pursuits such as kayaking, canoeing, sailing, boating, fishing, windsurfing and more recently for […]