Jobs on site during construction


Local content used during construction


Total work hours allocated to apprentices, trainees & cadets

Career opportunities

More than 300 ongoing jobs are being created at Cherry Creek, for custodial workers as well as clinicians, cultural officers, safety and intelligence staff, and a range of support roles. 

Recruitment is underway. 


Victoria’s new youth justice centre is located west of Werribee, in the vicinity of Cherry Creek. The site is approximately 11km from the Werribee train station and 1.5km northeast of where Little River Road joins the Princes Freeway.

Community Advisory Group

A Community Advisory Group including local residents, stakeholders and councillors from the City of Wyndham helped guide the development of the new youth justice centre and keep the local community informed throughout the project's construction.

Environment reporting

Access reporting prepared under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act) for this project below. 

The purpose of this reporting is to demonstrate compliance with the conditions of the approval 2017/8049 granted under the EPBC Act.