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Cairns Council Releases Guide to Tropical Home Design

Architect and writer Steve Mouzon calls the recent era of homebuilding the “thermostat age” because buildings depend on machines for heating and cooling, rather than good design.

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Massive Fishermans Bend Project Approved

The Melbourne Fisherman’s Bend project has gotten the go-ahead from Planning Minister Matthew Guy. The 250-hectare project...


Published on 06 August 2014
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Australian Architects Lose 30% of Billable Hours

Architecture and engineering firms throughout Australia and New Zealand are missing out on invoicing up to 30...


Published on 28 July 2014
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Newcastle’s New Height Regulations Lambasted

Newcastle's Christ Church Cathedral will now stand as the height benchmark for NSW's second city under new...


Published on 08 August 2014
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Sydney Launches Australia’s First Green Roof Policy

In a bid to increase the city's urban forest, the City of Sydney has unveiled Australia's first...


Published on 19 August 2014

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NZ Childcare Centre Shortlisted for Leadership Award

An early childhood education centre in Kawakawa, Northland, New Zealand has been named a finalist in the...


Published on 21 August 2014

Brisbane Architect, David Gole Stars in G20 Campaign

Brisbane Architect, David Gole a Principal at national award-winning firm, Conrad Gargett Riddel Ancher Mortlock Woolley (CGRAMW),...


Published on 21 August 2014

International Area Committee Recognises Projects Abroad

The Australian Institute of Architects’ International Area Committee Jury has announced the winners of the 2014 International...


Published on 16 August 2014

Apartment Developer Partners with Livable Housing Australia

Australia’s largest apartment developer, Meriton Group, has signed a partnership with Livable Housing Australia (LHA) which will...


Published on 13 August 2014