​Lane Cove Market Square, Lane Cove

Retail and community facilities that have added to the vibrancy of the village

  • High quality mix of retailers introduced to Lane Cove
  • New restaurants, bar and cafes
  • 100% leased on opening
  • Embraced by the local community

Lane Cove Market Square was a joint venture development between Woolworths and Lane Cove Council. Woolworths worked with the community over a 15 year period to develop a vibrant centre that enhanced the established retail precinct. Rook Salinger was engaged to provide early retail planning, income analysis and project leasing services. The development delivered a new full line Woolworths supermarket (3,510m2), 15 specialty shops, a gym and new library.

Key project objectives:

  1. Add to the retail offer in the established precinct
  2. Build on the Lane Cove village atmosphere
  3. Increase parking facilities to make location more convenient
  4. Enhance community facilities
  5. Provide better laneway access to shopping precinct
“The community consultation process and meticulous planning ensured that this project delivered facilities that the community embraced from day one.”

Key project outcomes:

  1. New full line Woolworths increased footfall to the area
  2. Introduced new food, retail and service offers
  3. New community library
  4. 100% leased on opening
  5. Financial KPIs exceeded