Fishermans Bend is the largest urban renewal area in Australia.
Located to the south-west of Melbourne's CBD and covering an area of approximately 491 hectares, Fishermans Bend is bound by Williamstown Road and Boundary Street to the south, City Road to the east, the Yarra River to the north, and Westgate Freeway and Todd Road to the west.
Over the next 35 years, Fishermans Bend is expected to be home to approximately 80,000 residents and up to 80,000 jobs across five precincts.
Three precincts are located in the City of Port Phillip:
Two precincts are located in the City of Melbourne:
- Employment Precinct
Council continues to work in partnership with the Victorian Government's Fishermans Bend Taskforce and the Department of Job, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) to deliver these future communities.
A draft Precinct Plan for Montague is being prepared.