Shelley St Construction Updates

May 2022: Basement works.

Works are progressing within the basement at Shelley St, with good progress on the remaining earthworks and plumbing items.

The storage and bin rooms are now complete, allowing the entry ramp to be poured which would give a first look into the above ground works.

Reinforcement of the ramp and bond deck is ready for the concrete pour.

April 2022: Basement works.

The underground walls are starting to take shape with the form work now complete. The concrete core filling is due to occur soon so the suspended slab can commence.

February 2022: More basement works.

It’s been a great year for Shelley St so far.

The concrete columns have been poured to support the basement roof. Ramp and slab pour to come next.

January 2022: Basement works continue.

Underground drainage works complete.

Watch this video of the concrete water tank being placed under the basement.

December 2021: Basement works.

December has been a busy month at Shelley St.

Get the latest from superintendent Michael Nicholas as he takes a tour of works on site and provides an update.

November 2021: Concrete works set to commence.

Ground anchors and bulk excavation is now complete.

Rock drilling and removal in progress.

Concrete works for shotcrete and slab on ground commencing this month.

October 2021: Basement works going strong.

Despite the recent shutdowns, works at Shelley St are continuing to make great progress.

Piling and capping beams are now complete. Bulk excavation has also commenced.

September 2021: Basement works have now commenced.

With the recent planning approvals from Yarra Council, Arrow have taken over site and commenced the basement works.

July 2020: Demolition works are now complete at Shelley St!

The authority headworks including external connections to the site are currently underway.

Headworks are now underway.


The old warehouse and display suite are now gone.

June 2020: Demolition and early works are underway at Shelley St. 

The neighbouring property and public protection works have also commenced, which will be followed by demolition of the corner warehouse component of the site in the coming weeks.

Sad to see the display suite all boarded up but we’re ready to get building.

Lots of progress in this vibrant nook of Richmond.

Check back here for more updates soon.