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Costs Outweigh Benefits for Tougher Housing Energy Efficiency Requirements
Green
Wednesday September 22 2021

Costs Outweigh Benefits for Tougher Housing Energy Efficiency Requirements

Costs associated with proposals to increase the stringency of energy efficiency requirements for new homes and apartments in 2022 will outweigh the benefits involved, a new...

Property Council Statement on Victorian Construction Shutdown
Business
Monday September 20 2021

Property Council Statement on Victorian Construction Shutdown

The following statement was issued by the Property Council of Australia following the Victorian Government's decision to close the construction industry in Melbourne and other locked...

Hospital-less cities: dream or possible reality?
Commercial
Monday September 20 2021

Hospital-less cities: dream or possible reality?

This glimpse of the future was crafted by Nick Gordge

Landscape Design is Crucial in Creating Great Tourist Destinations
Landscaping
Friday September 17 2021

Landscape Design is Crucial in Creating Great Tourist Destinations

Hop on a boat for an hour from Cairns or the Whitsundays in Tropical Northern Queensland and you can access the world’s largest coral reef system...

(Press Release) The World-Leading Helostat Technology Crowning Rhodes Central
Commercial
Wednesday September 15 2021

(Press Release) The World-Leading Helostat Technology Crowning Rhodes Central

It is the glittering golden jewel that crowns Billbergia’s 39-storey tower at Rhodes Central in Sydney’s Inner West. But the striking-looking structure on top of the...

How Australia’s Prefab Industry Delivered the World’s First Modular Chancery
Public
Monday September 13 2021

How Australia’s Prefab Industry Delivered the World’s First Modular Chancery

“This highly successful outcome serving Australia and Australia’s interest is a strong sign that the Australian prefabrication industry is truly merging to mainstream.”

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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