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Friday August 23, 2019

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Melbourne freeway’s heritage nomination
Public
Wednesday August 21 2019

Melbourne freeway’s heritage nomination

A section of an inner-Melbourne freeway built in the 1970s could be heritage listed after an assessment deemed it to have "significance."

Public say in Melbourne Fed Square review
Public
Monday August 5 2019

Public say in Melbourne Fed Square review

A bid to build a supersized Apple store at Melbourne’s Federation Square may have failed but the Victorian government is still looking towards an overhaul of...

Is Connection the Opposite of Car Addiction?
Urban Planning
Tuesday July 30 2019

Is Connection the Opposite of Car Addiction?

Australians, New Zealanders, Americans and the British love their cars.

Tame and Train your Mindset.
Business
Tuesday July 23 2019

Tame and Train your Mindset.

" When we go through Personal and Professional challenges, they can take us to deep dark places. As Creatives this is a place many of us...

NSW Reforms Must Go Bigger and Bolder: Architects
Business
Monday July 22 2019

NSW Reforms Must Go Bigger and Bolder: Architects

Proposed reforms to building industry regulation in New South Wales are not sufficient to deliver adequate consumer protection and need to go further, architects and building...

Australia Must Combat Open Office Noise Distraction
Commercial
Wednesday July 17 2019

Australia Must Combat Open Office Noise Distraction

“Corporate accounts payable, Amena speaking.”

There’s Gold in Them Sustainable Homes
Green
Wednesday July 17 2019

There’s Gold in Them Sustainable Homes

Hey home builders, would you like half a billion dollars?

Commercial Building Recovery Will Keep Architecture Jobs Market Busy
Business
Tuesday July 16 2019

Commercial Building Recovery Will Keep Architecture Jobs Market Busy

The employment market for architects and designers is set to remain reasonably strong during the second half of the year as a growing portfolio of commercial...

Public
Jun 20 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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Commercial
May 31 2019
Designs Unveiled for Melbourne CBD’s Largest Timber Building

The designs for what is claimed will be the largest timber building in Melbourne’s CBD have been unveiled.

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Landscaping
Apr 16 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
Apr 10 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
Apr 8 2019
Architects Hail Fed Square Protection

The Australian Institute of Architects Victorian Chapter warmly welcomes Heritage Victoria’s decision regarding Federation Square which recognises, values and upholds the significance of this iconic site.

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Public
Apr 8 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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Urban Planning
Feb 28 2019
Affordable Housing Close to City Brings Billions in Economic Benefits

NSW could unleash more than $17 billion in economic gains through providing more affordable housing closer to the city, a new report has found.

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Business
Feb 14 2019
ACA Gest a New Leader

One of Australia’s leading architecture bodies has appointed its first chief executive officer as it seeks to build its voice within the architecture profession, extend its...

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Public
Jan 17 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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