The City of Joondalup plan is to establish 5 of these groynes by 2025, without first considering managed retreat, or soft options such dune stabilisation and strengthening through planting.

The City administration has expressed the importance of applying for grant funding to action this plan. In order to apply for funding the City is required to establish a business case.

Local council elections are scheduled to take place October and the council enters a caretaker period, and the conclusion of this process occurs close to the Christmas holiday period.