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
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
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
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
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
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
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
“A rising tide lifts all boats” — an apt phrase when we think about more equitable design.
Melb's Queen Victoria Market $35m revamp
Melbourne's Queen Victoria Market is set for a $35 million makeover scheduled for next year.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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,...
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.
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.
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...