Project Overview

Palm Beach (South) Masterplan

Masterplanned Communities + Open Space

Sym Studio were engaged by Northern Beaches Council to develop a masterplan that responded to the council run community engagement process and community concerns. The masterplan main aims were to Improve aesthetics, function and access and adopt a “less is more” approach with minimal interventions and high quality materials and finishes that are sensitive to the iconic Sydney landmark destination.

Client: Northern Beaches Council
Project Role: The process was initiated by Northern Beaches Council. Sym. Studio’s role was to translate community feedback directly into masterplan design moves that considered pedestrian access and safety, traffic movement, wayfinding and ecological concerns related to sand dunes reshaping and revegetaion . Sym provided a vision statement, masterplan, and landscape report with design guidelines to inform the future documentation process. Successfully adopted August 2017.
Discipline: Placemaking & Community Visioning
Expertise: Stakeholder Engagement & Community Facilitation
Downloads:  Palm Beach Masterplan news