Our Vision for a Sustainable Aldinga Development

Our Vision for a Sustainable Aldinga Development

Renewal SA is currently shortlisting developers for approximately 60 hectares of greenfield land at Aldinga. More information can be found at the Renewal SA website.

Council’s vision for the Aldinga development, shared by our community and local businesses, is to set a new benchmark for sustainable and climate resilient suburban development.

We are seeking the following sustainable outcomes for the development:

  • commitment to environmentally sustainable design principles
  • industry leading Green Star Communities rating targeting 6-Stars
  • housing which meets the new Green Star for Homes standard OR minimum 8-star NatHERS rating
  • low carbon house design and build
  • zero/low waste, recycled materials, circular economy
  • integration of renewable energy achieving net-zero energy use
  • rainwater capture and use of recycled water
  • water sensitive urban design (WSUD)
  • trees and urban greening on private and public land
  • functional open green spaces for community wellbeing and recreation
  • biodiversity and habitat creation
  • a highly walkable suburb with convenient access to public transport and connections to the Aldinga township and local schools
  • diverse housing choice that delivers both high-end and affordable living
  • community engagement in the planning process
  • development and urban design that complements the rural coastal landscape and sensitive environmental surrounds
  • training and capacity building in sustainable design and construction for developers, builders and homebuyers
  • use of local businesses and service providers.

You can learn more about council’s vision by downloading the Our Vision for a Sustainable Aldinga Development document on this page.


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