Blakes Road - basin and wetlands construction


Stormwater facility improvements: upgrade the existing Blakes Road first flush basin and construct a wetland.


To improve stormwater quality discharge to Styx River.


First flush basin at 67 Belfast Road and wetland at 55/59 Blakes Road.


Work will start on 22 March 2021 and is expected to be completed by late September 2021 (weather dependent). Work will be undertaken between Monday to Friday, 7am to 7pm.


The contractor is Fulton Hogan. Phone Richard Smith on 021 0238 7152. Council contact 03 941 8999.


  • The works are on Council land within open grassed paddocks and do not have any impact on private property access
  • Works access is from Blakes Road
  • Safety is our number one priority. Safety is your responsibility too. Stay clear and stay alert. Please keep children and pets a safe distance from the worksite and construction machinery