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Saturday December 7, 2019

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Sydney can’t rely ‘on natural talent
Public
Thursday December 5 2019

Sydney can’t rely ‘on natural talent

If Sydney was a professional tennis player, it would be more Nick Kyrgios than Rafael Nadal.

Melbourne’s Largest Mixed-Use Urban Park Opens
Public
Tuesday December 3 2019

Melbourne’s Largest Mixed-Use Urban Park Opens

Melbourne’s largest mixed-use urban parkland project has opened.

Australia’s emissions dip as exports rise
Green
Friday November 29 2019

Australia’s emissions dip as exports rise

As Australia prepares for a UN climate summit in Spain, a new report shows annual greenhouse gas emissions have dipped slightly, mainly due to more renewable...

Sydney’s ‘liveability’ advantage narrows
Urban Planning
Monday November 25 2019

Sydney’s ‘liveability’ advantage narrows

The rising cost of living paired with falling job satisfaction are denting Sydney's standing compared with other global cities, a new report has found.

Legacy Will Rule in 2020
Residential
Friday November 22 2019

Legacy Will Rule in 2020

Legacy will be the big colour in home interiors next year, the founder of a leading decorative paint brand says.

Melbourne City Goes for Design Excellence
Public
Thursday November 21 2019

Melbourne City Goes for Design Excellence

High quality pedestrian networks, site layouts and plazas which are attractive and support street and laneway characteristics and building masses which respond to the surrounding context...

Is the Circular Economy inconvenient?
Green
Thursday October 17 2019

Is the Circular Economy inconvenient?

40% of people are sleep deprived, inadequate sleep kills more than 3000 people each year and 53% of us admit to feeling constantly exhausted. We’re too...

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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