Historical information

Ewan Ogilvy, former Melbourne Councillor and also of Community Services Victoria, Inner Urban Ministerial Advisory Committee and Uniting Church's Centre for Urban Research and Action (CURA), was instrumental in social justice approaches to town planning. He and CURA's Social Justice and the City Project funded Port Melbourne community groups protesting against the SCDC development in 1987. His files were presented to the Society in May 2001 on his preparation for leaving Victoria.

Physical description

From Ewan Ogilvy's chronologically organised 'Bayside Papers' relating to the proposed development of Port Melbourne industrial land in the late 1980s: Notice of Referral to Administrative Appeals Tribunal May 1988; Mayor, councillors and Citizens of Port Melbourne vs Minister for Planning and Environment re EPS Amendment RL22; bound in blue file

Inscriptions & markings

Signed 'Ewan Ogilvy'