The Land – Crowlands Wind Farm, Pyrenees Shire 

Our Client – Pacific Hydro; The Issue – Access to turbines via unused Government Roads

The Land – The ocean seabed off Barwon Heads

Our Client – Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELPW); The issue – Governance of the sunken HMAS Canberra dive site

The Land – ‘Joint Management’ reserves in Gunaikurnai country

Our Client – the Knob Reserve Committee of Management; The Issue – Governance under the Traditional Owner Settlement Act 2010

The Land – Victoria’s Coastal Reserves

Our Client – Victorian Environmental Assessment Council (VEAC); The Issue – How coastal erosion impacts legal title boundaries

The Land – South Melbourne Market

Our Client – City of Port Phillip; The Issue – Leases and Licence for Stallholders

The Land – 24k-long linear reserve, previously Melbourne’s main outfall sewer

Our Client – City of Wyndham; The Issue – Negotiating a governance regime involving Council, Melbourne Water and VicRoads

The Land – 500 community facilities across Geelong

Our Client – City of Greater Geelong; The Issue – A Community Use Strategy and a Governance Framework

The Land: Melbourne Recital Centre

Our Client: Major Projects Victoria; The Issue: Authorisation of projections into airspace above roads

The Land: Murray River frontage at Mildura

Our Client: Places Victoria; The Issue: Assembly of land parcels for redevelopment

The Land: Coasts, Lakes and Rivers across Victoria

Our Client: Department of Transport, Planning & Local Infrastructure; The Issue: Governance of recreational boating facilities

The Land: Lake Boga

Our Client: Goulburn-Murray Water; The issue: Strategy for managing 140 illegal encroachments

The Land: Anywhere that people congregate

Our Client: Victorian Environmental Assessment Council; The Issue: What makes Melbourne ‘liveable’?

The Land: Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne

Our Client: Lend Lease on behalf of Myers Pty Ltd; The Issue: Acquisition of rights to airspace for pedestrian bridge

Lex Loci's Travels


Lex Loci's Travels is an ad hoc one-pager from The Public Land Consultancy. Read about his past explorations here...


Lex in Soho (Geelong), 17 November

Lex in Gumboots, 24 October

Lex considers the Gold Standard, 16 September

Lex dances the Flamenco, 29 August

Lex is at Jeparit Fire Station, 19 August 

Lex remembers the Green Bans, 28 July

Lex gets blown away, 17 May

Lex mourns Neighbours, 23 March

Lex sips a Grange Burn, 1 March

Lex walks in a Straight Line, 3 Feb



Lex does not park at the Queen Victoria Market, 19 October

Lex and the Algorithm, 16 September

Lex goes for gold, 29 July

Lex checks out the perks, 1 July

Lex Loci at (REDACTED) near Nagambie, 3 June

Lex stops on the Roadside, 7 April

Lex Infers that it's Implied, 9 March

Lex considers the Apostrophe, 27 January

Lex confronts the Flat Earthers, 12 January



Lex is Landlocked, 14 December

Lex Veges Out, 23 November

Lex and Squizzy Taylor, 6 October

Lex South of the Border, 18 August 

Lex Greets the Survivors, 4 June

Lex rebuilds his Vocabulary, 12 May

Lex throws a Dinner Party, 28 April

Lex Loci does Social Distancing, 24 March

Lex joins the Wombats, 11 February 


Lex Loci at the North Pole, 19 December 

Lex watches where he steps, 20 November

Lex resolves a Contradiction, 20 September

Lex declares Independence, 6 August

Lex and the Ticktackers, 12 July

Lex and the Palimpsest, 18 June

Lex contemplates Perpetuity, 21 May

Lex hits a Six, 26 February

Lex contemplates the Gas and Fuel, 15 January



Lex watches boundaries move, 3 September





Lex at the Scene of the Murder, 3 October