BRADDON

Location Map for Braddon

Location Map for Braddon

Braddon is an inner north suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia. Located north of the Canberra CBD, Braddon contains a commercial area centred on Mort and Lonsdale streets, which run parallel to Northbourne Avenue. The area includes several small art galleries, car rental agencies, a few mid-market restaurants, cafes and bars, trendy gift and clothes shops, as well as several sprawling car dealerships, liquor stores, a video store, and a Centrelink office. The most popular predominantly working-class pub in and around Civic, The Civic Pub, is also located in Braddon. There are also a number of low-rise office blocks in the suburb, including the Canberra offices of News Corporation and Colmar Brunton and the headquarters of the ACT division of the Australian Labor Party.

Away from the commercial areas, much of the previously suburban housing in Braddon has been replaced with apartment buildings which are popular for some due to their relatively close proximity to Civic. Fenner Hall a residence of the Australian National University is located along Northbourne Avenue. The suburb is socially mixed with its population including many younger professionals and students, along with some recipients of public housing assistance. Some traditional single-family homes do remain where the suburb borders Ainslie and Dickson.

The population count of Braddon on census night 2001 was 3611 people.
Braddon is named after Sir Edward Braddon, a Federalist, legislator and a participant in the writing of the Australian Constitution. Streets in Braddon are named after various things including aboriginal words, legislators and pioneers.


Most Recent 15 Braddon Development Applications

planningalertsThe latest public Environment and Planning Directorate – Planning notifications can also be accessed from their site. The following is an extract of the public applications selected by NCCC that principally relate to Braddon or have an impact on North Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.


Address: 96 Northbourne Avenue, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201834783

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR 9 STOREY MIXED USE COMMERCIAL AND RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT - internal alterations to the hotel. LEASE VARIATION - lease variation to subdivide the block into two separate blocks and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-12-03


Address: 100 Northbourne Avenue, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201834748

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION - To vary the Crown lease by adding public agency as a permissible use.
Comment closure date: 2018-11-26


Address: 125 Lowanna Street, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201834484

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT - demolition of the existing dwelling and construction of 5 new townhouses up to three storeys, basement car parking and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-10-16


Address: 39 Limestone Avenue, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201732404

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO HOTEL AND LEASE VARIATION - alterations and additions including, new enclosed area to existing building, new swimming pool, internal alterations and associated works. LEASE VARIATION - lease variation to increase gross floor area to a maximum 7,155m2 and increase the number of rooms to 129 rooms.
Comment closure date: 2018-10-02


Address: 11 Lonsdale Street, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201834318

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT & LEASE VARIATION - proposal for internal alterations and external alterations to existing building and associated works. Lease variation to allow for a drinks establishment.
Comment closure date: 2018-09-17


Address: Ainslie Avenue, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201834266

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT + Proposal for 2 new sets of fire stairs, green walls and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-08-24


Address: 28 Wakefield Avenue, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201732025

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION to specify a maximum of five (5) dwellings
Comment closure date: 2018-08-06


Address: 51 Ijong Street, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201732147

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION - Vary the Crown lease to permit a maximum of seven (7) dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2018-07-27


Address: 53 Ijong Street, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201732146

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION - Vary the Crown lease to specify a maximum of eight (8) dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2018-07-27


Address: 54 Mort Street, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201833870

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS TO SERVICE STATION - Proposed drainage work, removal of existing treatment tank, construction of new treatment tank and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-07-23


Address: 31 Batman Street, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201834052

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DEMOLITION OF UNIT 1 - proposal seeks approval for demolition of unit 1 only of existing dual occupancy, demolition of metal shed and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-07-23


Address: 19 Lonsdale Street, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201629805

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO APPROVED DA201629805. Amendment to the development application for 201629805 - Proposed construction of upper deck and expansion of restaurant use - the amendment is to enlarge deck area and the addition of external bar, storage and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-07-09


Address: 21 Lonsdale Street, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201833417

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT - UNIT 4 - Construction of outdoor seating area, new shopfront, additional signage and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-06-07


Address: 11 Donaldson Street, Braddon, ACT

Development Application: 201833619

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW TWO STOREY BUILDING - Demolition of existing buildings; Construction of a two storey building with on grade car parking, landscaping, signage and associated site works.
Comment closure date: 2018-05-25


Address: 91 Northbourne Avenue, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201733115

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ADDITION AND ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL FACILITY - alterations and additions to include construction of 6 new shade sails and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-02-21



(Note: Earlier Development Applications can be seen by accessing the ACTPLA website or by going to PlanningAlerts. Note ACTPLA do remove access to the development application documentation some time after the DA closes, but PlanningAlerts do retain some basic historical information.)

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