We're exploring the function and feel of a neighbourhood in Melbourne and discovering what physical modifications or community initiatives might help improve liveability and accessibility for residents and visitors.

This project focuses on two aspects of this neighbourhood:

From 28 April to 24 May we asked for your knowledge, experience and ideas that could help improve and enhance this pocket of Melbourne.



  • Timeline item 1 - complete

    Community consultation

    28 April to 24 May 2021

  • Timeline item 2 - active

    Report back on what was heard and how we’re responding

    Early to mid 2022

  • Timeline item 3 - incomplete

    Scope initial pedestrian improvements

    Mid to late 2022

  • Timeline item 4 - incomplete

    Detailed park concept plan developed

    2021 to early 2022

  • Timeline item 5 - incomplete

    Detailed park concept plan shared and advertise road closure

    July-August 2022

  • Timeline item 6 - incomplete

    Submit Planning Permit Application

    September 2022

  • Timeline item 7 - incomplete

    Construction commencement Bedford Street Pocket Park

    Subject to permit and approvals

    Early 2023

Ideas wall

Ideas on what activities might help us better connect as a community.

Community consultation

Feedback we heard on the Improving our neighbourhood parks and streets project.

Contact us

Have questions or want to learn more about the project?