Chianti Private Estate

Chianti-verge-swale

Project Details

Chianti Private Estate is a small estate abutting Yellagonga Regional Park which includes important wetland areas.

WSUD Category: Retention of native vegetation, Stormwater management in multi-dwelling developments, Swale / buffer strip

CriteriaInformation
Development Type:Residential
Function/Driver:Water quantity/flood
Government Area:City of Wanneroo
Site Context:Well-draining soils
Year Completed:2016

Chianti Private Estate is a small estate abutting Yellagonga Regional Park which includes important wetland areas.

Objectives

Ensure the development will not impact on the health of Yellagonga Regional Park wetlands through treatment of stormwater prior to discharge.

Results

Treatment of small rainfall event runoff at source in verge swales;
Good use of at source soakage devices;
Residents taking ownership of landscaping the verge swales including operation of a “community bore”.