Public Notice: Geographic Naming Proposal - Reserve 27-35 Dawn Avenue, Dandenong (currently known as Dawn Reserve)
14 May 2018
At its Council Meeting of 9 April 2018, Greater Dandenong City Council endorsed a new place name for the reserve currently located at 27-35 Dawn Avenue, Dandenong (currently known as Dawn Reserve).
Council is proposing to name the reserve ‘Des Custerson Reserve’ after well known, local identity Des Custerson who lived and worked in the area for over 25 years. With his wife Maureen, Des founded the Chubbies dance band and raised money for organisations across Victoria. He also had a long association with both the St Mary’s Parish and Dandenong Football Clubs.
View locality plan of the subject reserve below:
In conjunction with Council’s resolution of 9 April 2018 and the Naming Rules for Places in Victoria – Statutory Requirements for Naming Roads, Features and Localities – 2016, members of the public can provide feedback on the proposed new name.
How to make a submission
Any submissions should be marked to the attention of the Manager Governance and submitted through one of the following methods:
All submissions must be received by Council by close of business on Friday 15 June 2018.
If no objections to the new name are received, Council will submit an application seeking adoption of the Council-endorsed name of the reserve (Des Custerson Reserve) to the Office of Geographic Names.