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What Happens to Design in Planning?
Urban Planning
Tuesday January 31 2023

What Happens to Design in Planning?

Reforms to planning systems around Australia seem to be an endless merry-go-round of reviews, inquiries and agitation in the media by the usual suspects about lack...

Optus Stadium Still the Best in Australia
Public
Tuesday January 31 2023

Optus Stadium Still the Best in Australia

A stadium which has been recognised on the world stage for innovation is still the best venue in Australia, a national poll has found.

Contractor Awarded to Finalise Plans for Huge Sydney Hospital Redevelopment
Public
Tuesday January 24 2023

Contractor Awarded to Finalise Plans for Huge Sydney Hospital Redevelopment

The transformation of a major Sydney hospital into a world-class facility has moved closer to reality after the appointment of one of Australia’s leading contractors to...

Australian Construction Firm Moving Away From Gas
Green
Monday January 23 2023

Australian Construction Firm Moving Away From Gas

Gas stoves and heaters work well, but they require fossil fuels and contribute to greenhouse gas emissions. A better alternative is electric heating because it produces...

How Zero Carbon Homes Can Become a Reality
Green
Wednesday January 18 2023

How Zero Carbon Homes Can Become a Reality

The day our society achieves zero greenhouse gas emissions will impact the lives of everyone on Earth. No longer will people have to think about polluted...

Australia First Technology to be Deployed in Huge Sydney Rail Project
Public
Monday January 16 2023

Australia First Technology to be Deployed in Huge Sydney Rail Project

A technology which has been used overseas to improve the safety and accessibility of train stations is set to be deployed in Australia for the first...

Designs Unveiled for Huge Sydney Hospital Rebuild
Public
Monday January 16 2023

Designs Unveiled for Huge Sydney Hospital Rebuild

Designs have been unveiled for the rebuild of a major hospital in Sydney’s inner northwest.

Driving Equity and Inclusion Through Better Design and Practice
Commercial
Monday January 9 2023

Driving Equity and Inclusion Through Better Design and Practice

“A rising tide lifts all boats” — an apt phrase when we think about more equitable design.

Australia Must Create More Inclusive Communities
Commercial
Friday December 16 2022

Australia Must Create More Inclusive Communities

Who is your mob?  What is your country? 

Public
25 Feb, 2020
Melb's Queen Victoria Market $35m revamp

Melbourne's Queen Victoria Market is set for a $35 million makeover scheduled for next year.

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Residential
24 Feb, 2020
Sydney teens hurt in scaffolding collapse

Several teenagers have suffered minor injuries after scaffolding collapsed during a photoshoot at a school in Sydney's southwest.

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Green
24 Feb, 2020
Labor reveals 2050 net-zero emissions goal

Labor has adopted a goal of net-zero emissions by 2050 while the Morrison government continues to consider its position.

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Public
20 Jun, 2019
Melbourne's Bourke St gets more Bollards

Additional bollards will be installed in Melbourne's Bourke Street mall to create pedestrian refuges beside tram tracks in case of another vehicle attack.

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Landscaping
16 Apr, 2019
Land Clearing is Stressing Koalas: Report

Koala droppings have helped a NSW researcher discover that land clearing is the leading cause of stress for the native marsupial.

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Business
10 Apr, 2019
Nearly Half of Aussie Professionals Experience Workplace Bullying

Almost one half (45 per cent) of Australian professionals have experienced bullying or harassment at work due to their gender, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation or disability,...

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Public
8 Apr, 2019
Heritage Vic rejects Apple Fed Square plan

A bid to partially demolish Melbourne's Federation Square to make way for a controversial Apple flagship store have been rejected by Heritage Victoria.

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Public
17 Jan, 2019
NSW Labor Pushes 'Public Chill-out' Zones

Libraries, council chambers and art galleries across NSW could be used as air-conditioned "chill-out areas" during future heatwaves under a plan by Labor.

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Residential
10 Jan, 2019
Toddler drowns in backyard Sydney pool

A toddler has died after being pulled unconscious from a backyard pool in Sydney's west, while a young boy is in hospital after nearly drowning in...

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