Latrobe Health Assembly have been working with Urban Scale Interventions to co-design wellbeing principles and projects in Latrobe Valley
Policies have been reviewed across the region, from the local council to Victoria wide.
Taking these from across departments e.g. Health to education, tourism to housing to deliver key themes to build projects on.
Whilst industry and mining has often dominated the perception of Latrobe Valley, it has always been a place of natural beauty. Looking forward, as the mines close, we can use this as an opportunity to bring the community together and celebrate our natural assets.
Culture & creativity has long been associated with improved mental wellbeing. How can culture and creativity be embedded in spaces:
Helping people feel connected to their place, their community and nature has huge wellbeing benefits. Can connectivity be increased through:
As well as mental stimulation, a huge part of good wellbeing is through physical wellbeing. Can this be supported through:
Feeling part of something bigger has huge benefits on wellbeing. Can a feeling of belonging be created or enhanced through:
Communities and green spaces across the regionLearn More
Interventions to highlight the range of industries in the area with a key focus on train driversLearn More
Installations exploring the potential futures of the valley, a window of opportunity.Learn More
Increasing connection through new installations and pop-ups to celebrate our people and culture particularly focused on interchange areas.Learn More
To build on our welcoming diverse communityLearn More
A ‘hero’ project that emcompases the future of Latrobe Valley and our ‘big holes’ in the groundLearn More
Creating a joined up identity for the whole of Latrobe ValleyLearn More