Dacland News

Lochaven, built upon a legacy

lochaven Nyssa Sylvatica Trees

As the land on which Lochaven is built transitions from its farming heritage to a new residential community, Dacland is determined to honour the lands previous owners. Just one example of this being the recent incorporation of the McNab family … Continued

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Dacland help inspire young leaders in the west

This week some of the Dacland team attended the Western Bulldogs Community Foundation Annual Careers Expo, for participants in the 2017 Leadership Project. The Western Bulldogs Leadership Project is social leadership program for young people in Melbourne’s west. The program … Continued

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First Residents building at Lochaven

Earlier this month, Aruni and her family began building their new home at Lochaven in Cranbourne West. The couple who had never planned to move to Melbourne, are now more excited than ever to start their new life in the … Continued

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Housing Affordability: Why We Can’t Get It Right

Over the past decade, the government has attempted to tackle housing affordability by implementing countless measures, from the removal of stamp duty taxes and first home owner grants, through to penalising foreign investment. Yet, the Victorian Planning Authority (VPA) predicted … Continued

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Dacland pop-up clinic; a great success!

Dacland recently joined forces with the Western Bulldogs to host a pop-up clinic for children at local sporting clubs and in our communities. Nearly 70 children attended the clinic where they got to have a kick to kick with their … Continued

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First residents building at Manzeene Village


Earlier this month, Manjit and Amandep began building their new home at Manzeene Village in Lara. The couple who run a transport business in Geelong together, are both looking forward to their new life in the community.  …

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