1 August 2013 — Lend Lease will develop Docklands’ last major parcel of uncontracted land to create a $1.6 billion precinct that will link central Melbourne to Docklands.

The 2.5 hectare site, located diagonally across from Southern Cross Station, includes air rights above the Wurundjeri Way road reserve adjacent to the rail corridor.

The proposed development includes 100,000 square metres of commercial space, 600 residences, 1000 square metres of community spaces, a covered public square, a public realm design that reinterprets the history of Batman’s Hill and a a north-south laneway.