Summary

Introduction
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Purpose of project

Other

Water management - Streetscape renewal and enhancement - Amenity - Shade

Installation type

Other

Permeable paving - Load bearing cells

Tree planting date

May 2014

Tree species

Waterhousea floribunda (Weeping Lilly Pilly)
Botanical name (Common name)

Number of Trees Planted

3

Tree Stock Size at Planting
Number of Trees Surviving

3

Survival Assessment Date

3/9/2018

Features

Other WSUD type

Owner of Site

Inner West Council (previously Marrickville Council)

Contact Details

Contact Name

Ben Gooden

Contact Phone

1300 066 949

Contact Email

Location Details

Location Address

Cavendish Street Stanmore NSW

One at either end of the street, and one midway.

Council/LGA

Inner West Council (previously Marrickville Council)

Technical Detail

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Case Study Description
Design &/or as constructed detail
Depth of Engineered Space
Volume of Engineered Space

15m3 per tree overall.

Drainage Type

Heavy clay

Drainage Type Resource/Image/Document
Surface Treatment
Growing Media Detail

Used a “cricket wicket” cracking clay as a layer within the bottom of the matrix as per advice from soil scientist to optimise the cation exchange capacity, and a horticultural mix for the upper layers.

Surrounding Site Soil Detail

Clay

Surrounding site soil detail Resource/Image/Document
Watering Regime

None

Maintenance Detail

Non-Technical Detail

Challenges Overcome

Justifying the need for tree trench space

Stakeholder Feedback

Positive

Stakeholder Support for future projects of this kind

Yes

Funding Source

1

Project Cost

1

Partners/Sponsors Information