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The Dark Impacts of ‘Light Pollution’
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Friday August 10 2018

The Dark Impacts of ‘Light Pollution’

You can't see the beautiful way when you're burning so bright, sung The Whitlams, and when it comes to our planet, they could be right.

Acoustic Design Considerations for Healthcare Facilities
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Friday July 20 2018

Acoustic Design Considerations for Healthcare Facilities

“The care in day surgery was excellent however there is a lot of noise from the clinics which are positioned right beside day surgery where patients...

Cities Go Wild with Child-friendly Design
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Wednesday June 6 2018

Cities Go Wild with Child-friendly Design

In a part of Barcelona best known as a concrete transport hub, just a stone's throw from the bustling Sants railway station, a square has been...

Smart Street Furniture Will Revolutionise the Public Realm
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Wednesday May 30 2018

Smart Street Furniture Will Revolutionise the Public Realm

Do you want to know if your city’s park benches or furniture are being used as a social space or for ‘rough sleeping’?

Sydney Stadiums Rebuilt with $2b Price Tag
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Tuesday November 28 2017

Sydney Stadiums Rebuilt with $2b Price Tag

Sydney's Olympic stadium will be rebuilt a year after the smaller Allianz Stadium gets the same treatment, with the combined works to reportedly cost $2 billion.

The ‘Other’ Opera House Architect
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Thursday November 9 2017

The ‘Other’ Opera House Architect

The Sydney Opera House was built by two architects, not one, says an historian who is determined to get recognition for the lesser-known Australian architect.

Lighting Up the City
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Thursday October 5 2017

Lighting Up the City

While climate change abatement has generally focused on renewable energy, studies suggest that an often over-looked solution is energy efficiency. Illumination sustainability is a new strategic...

Australian Built Environment Failing People with Disability
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Friday July 28 2017

Australian Built Environment Failing People with Disability

“We want to contribute to Australian society but we usually find that we can’t access the workplace, can’t access public venues, can’t have a holiday because...

Pocket Parks: Rich Experiences, Small Spaces
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Thursday June 1 2017

Pocket Parks: Rich Experiences, Small Spaces

A seemingly insignificant void or underused space in our urban landscape can provide enormous opportunity for the creation of positive community impact.

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Nov 6 2018
Library Design for the Digital Age

In days gone by, much of the role and function of public libraries throughout Australia involved reading and borrowing hard copy books.

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Sep 14 2018
MIT-style University Set for Sydney's West

A Sydney version of famed US technology university the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is bound for the multi-billion dollar city being built alongside the new...

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Sep 14 2018
NT:Designs Wanted for Desert Bike Adventure

The Northern Territory government has invited tenders to design and build a $12 million bicycle trail and luxury camps along the new path in Central Australia.

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Aug 2 2018
Heritage Cloud Over Vic Federation Square

Melbourne's Federation Square is not a "heritage asset", according to Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews, but the site will still be considered for a protection listing.

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Jul 31 2018
New Adelaide Hospital to Cost $1.8bn

A confidential analysis shows Adelaide's new Women's and Children's Hospital will cost up to $1.8 billion and be restricted to seven storeys at the site of...

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Jul 20 2018
Underwater Graveyard Plan for Gold Coast

Sleeping with the fishes may not be as sinister as it sounds if a Gold Coast plan for an underwater graveyard gets the green light.

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Jun 6 2018
PVC Recycling in Hospital Leads by Example

The Vinyl Council of Australia has confirmed that its expanding PVC Recycling in Hospitals program remains unaffected by changes in international waste management policies, including China’s...

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Jun 6 2018
New Landmark Skyline Mooted for Applecross

A superblock in one of Perth’s most prestigious riverside suburbs, Applecross is on the market following an unprecedented consolidation of twelve land holdings.

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Mar 27 2018
Melbourne's Iconic Flinders Street Station Glorious Restoration

It's been dirty work scraping more than 10 tonnes of pigeon poo from the dome of one of Melbourne's most iconic buildings.

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