Latrobe City Council submission to the Heritage Council in relation to the proposed listing of the EBAC site on the Heritage Register.
Assessment of Cultural Heritage Significance and Executive Director recommendations to the Heritage Council
EBAC heritage recommendation does not prevent PPB Advisory from progressing demolition permit application
On Friday 26 May 2017, the Executive Director of Heritage Victoria published a recommendation to the Heritage Council of Victoria (HCV) that the old Morwell Power Station and briquette factory should be included on the Victorian Heritage Register (VHR). Following a period for comments, HCV will decide whether to include the site on the VHR. [Read more…] about Media Release
PPB Advisory, the Liquidator of Energy Brix Australia Corporation Pty Ltd (EBAC), has confirmed it has suspended the demolition of the old power station and briquette factory in Morwell while an Interim Protection Order (IPO) is in place.
On Monday 27 March, the Heritage Council of Victoria (HCV) issued an IPO in respect of the site allowing HCV to assess it for inclusion in the Heritage Register.
Barry Dungey, the General Manager handling the EBAC remediation, said the liquidator had commenced discussions with HCV to explain the status of the site remediation, the demolition process and the consequences of the IPO on EBAC remediation plans and to arrange access for their assessment team as soon as possible.