Queensland Delays Housing Energy Efficiency Upgrades
Queensland is set to push back the introduction of higher energy efficiency standards as the government in that state seeks to give builders more time to...
(Sponsored Content) Technology Helps to Prepare Future Construction Professionals
Technologies such as building information modelling (BIM) and BIM collaboration software are playing an integral role in training the design and construction professionals of the future,...
Four Towers Proposed for Brisbane’s Gabba Precinct
Four towers have been proposed in the heart of the 2032 Olympic Games Precinct in Brisbane as the city ramps up its preparation to host the...
Ground Breaks on Huge Sydney Harbourside Precinct
Ground has broken on construction of what will be an iconic waterfront complex that will form a ‘missing piece’ in the $15 billion rejuvenation of Sydney’s...
How Will Sustainable Vertical Urbanism Impact City Designs?
Overpopulation and overcrowding are among the top urban and land use concerns for established megacities and budding metropolises alike.
How Agriculture can contribute to Building Sector’s Nature Positive Ambitions
I recently attended the Nature-based Solutions and Soil Farming Conference in Brisbane to learn more about carbon in soil, its permanence and whether it can reasonably...
Melbourne University Unveils Long Term Vision for Flagship Parkville Campus
One of the biggest university campuses in Melbourne is set to undergo transformation following the unveiling of a new long-term vision for the site.
Preparing for a Crashing Economy
The economy going up and down is a natural thing.
Getting a Grip on Embodied Carbon
There is an increasing amount of discussion in the property and construction sectors about embodied carbon and the need to reduce its impact in the delivery...
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...