Media Release: Community Consultation Lease Proposal Lot 353

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Media Release: Community Consultation Lease Proposal Lot 353

posted 26-Aug-2019

Proposed Lease of Lot 353 to Save The Children

Katherine Town Council have been approached by Save The Children with a proposal to lease Lot 353 (11 Shephard Street), formally known as Morris Park. The land will be operated in conjunction with Lot 260 (privately owned land) which is currently occupied by Save the Children for the purpose of delivering educational and health outcomes for children.

The proposal consists of building office space (at the expense of Save the Children) to enable the expansion of current program delivery in Katherine and remote communities. The proposal includes a ‘peppercorn’ type lease over the premises for a minimum period of 5 years + 5 years.

Katherine Town Council invites any member of the community to comment on the proposal with written submissions to be lodged via one of the following methods:

Post:                      Katherine Town Council

                                PO Box 1071


In Person:            Katherine Town Council Civic Centre

                                24 Stuart Highway

                                KATHERINE NT 0850


The community consultation process is subject to a 6 week consultation period, commencing 23/08/2019 and closing 4/10/2019.

This notice is also available for Inspection on site (Lot 353, 11 Shepherd Street) or community members can come directly into the Civic Centre, Lot 1865 Stuart Highway, Katherine NT 0850.