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How to Bring Nature Back Onto Your Next Project
Landscaping
Tuesday October 15 2019

How to Bring Nature Back Onto Your Next Project

When you remake a 480-hectare inner-urban area to cater for up to 80,000 residents and workers, delivering warm and cold pools for certain species of frog...

The energy trap: Sustainable homes hold the key
Green
Monday October 14 2019

The energy trap: Sustainable homes hold the key

You’ve heard of the rent trap, the debt trap and the poverty trap. But there’s another trap which plays a part in all of these: the...

Why We Need to Bring Nature Back Into Aussie Cities
Landscaping
Friday October 11 2019

Why We Need to Bring Nature Back Into Aussie Cities

In the early 1980s, Chalmers University of Technology researcher Roger S Ulrich compared records on recovery after cholecystectomy of 46 patients in a suburban Pennsylvania hospital...

Sydney Towers in Named in World’s Most Influential Buildings
Public
Monday September 23 2019

Sydney Towers in Named in World’s Most Influential Buildings

Two Sydney towers have been named in a listing of the world’s fifty most influential buildings to be constructed over the last 50 years – and...

Architects Strike for Climate Action
Green
Friday September 20 2019

Architects Strike for Climate Action

Firms related to the architecture, engineering and construction sector are set to join almost 2,000 companies, businesses and organisations around Australia who will support millions of...

The 7 mistakes Architects make
Business
Tuesday September 17 2019

The 7 mistakes Architects make

I wanted to put this list together for the Architectural profession.

Hassell, Brickfields, Agree to Work Closer Together
Business
Monday September 16 2019

Hassell, Brickfields, Agree to Work Closer Together

Two of Australia’s leading firms in architecture and design and property research are set work more closely together and to share critical research and project learnings...

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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