Bellambi was the pilot It's Our Place location in the NSW Illawarra Shoalhaven region.
It's Our Place Bellambi began in 2015 with the development of a Community Action Plan for individuals and local organisations to become involved in. The Action Plan was based on extensive community consultation, with the community coming together to offer individual and collective ideas and aspirations.
Since the Bellambi Community Action Plan came into being in 2015, the cross-sector It's Our Place Illawarra Shoalhaven team has coordinated, facilitated and enabled completion of a range of Action Plan initiatives and activities.
“I’ve been taking my kids down to the beach more lately. I can’t quite put my finger on it, maybe something’s been cleared up down there, I’m not sure, it just feels more friendly.” Vickie, Bellambi resident
In late 2017, the It's Our Place team worked with local community, residents and the wider community to develop Community...