Willowdale has been recognised for being a leading masterplanned community after winning two major industry award.
The Stockland-owned Denham Court estate won state and national awards at the 2018 Urban Development Institute of Australia NSW Awards for Excellence.
Willowdale won the Masterplanned Communities Award and also received the national Urban Taskforce Development Excellence Award for masterplanned community development.
Stockland’s NSW general manager of residential communities Richard Rhydderch said the company was thrilled to have Willowdale’s success recognised.
“We are very proud of what has been created at Willowdale so far and it is a great honour to receive this recognition from our development peers,” he said.
“Willowdale stands apart from other residential communities due to the exceptional masterplan that respects the site’s environment and its Indigenous and European history while encouraging demographically diverse population and multi-generational living.”
Launched in 2013, Willowdale is home to more than 1500 families and the community features a shopping centre, numerous walking trails, parks and open space and exercise facilities.