A PUBLIC outcry prompted Wattle Range Council to vote against a proposed extension of Beachport’s Waterfront Cafe into an adjacent children’s playground.
At its monthly meeting last week, a motion was carried not to consent to development approval on council’s land.
This follows a public consultation process indicating 45pc of Beachport and Millicent residents who took part in various surveys “strongly opposed” the extension.
In addition, 11pc said they were against the proposal in its current form, but supported the concept.
Almost 34pc “strongly supported the proposal”.
Beachport Cafe submitted an application to council late last year for a side access doorway leading to the