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Thursday November 30 2023

Australia Must Em...

As I sit and write this in my tiny cupboard of a home office, I have the pleasure to look out of my window at a large stand of native trees.

Thursday November 30 2023

Australian Busine...

Water plays a critical role in every industry.

Thursday November 30 2023

Australia Goes fo...

Australian Government departments and agencies will be required to use renewable energy, occupy energy efficient buildings and use low-emission vehicles after the Federal Government released an ambitious strategy to achieve net zero in its operations by 2030.

Monday November 27 2023

NSW Raises Bar Fu...

New South Wales is set to raise the bar further on building quality and safety standards as new laws build further on the state’s national leadership in building industry reform.

Friday November 24 2023

Transport, Energy...

The boom in construction activity throughout Australia is expected to continue as massive levels of investment in transport and energy projects offset subdued conditions in residential building, new forecasts show.

Friday November 24 2023

5 ways to cool ci...

"Our cities are faced with an increasingly pressing problem of how to manage heat and care for the people living in them," says Dr Nazarian. Western Sydney's Norwest City project integrates blue and green infrastructure to manage heat. (FJC Studio)

Aug 17 2023
Planners welcome National Cabinet’s Planning Reform Blueprint (Press release)

The Planning Institute of Australia has welcomed National Cabinet’s “Planning Reform Blueprint” as a step towards more housing diversity to meet Australia’s changing housing needs.

18 May, 2020
Shower a 'sanctuary' from virus: Syd study

Sydneysiders are using enough water to fill 155 Olympic-sized swimming pools each day as they spend more time at home.

12 May, 2020
Stokes to discuss NSW land clearing halt

NSW Planning Minister Rob Stokes will attend an urgent meeting with a South Coast property developer following a push to halt land clearing in the bushfire-ravaged...

Poinstbuild ABCB Jul 20 Architecture
Bentley July Construction
7 May, 2020
Five miners burned in underground blast

Four mine workers are fighting for life and a fifth is in a serious condition after an underground blast at a Queensland coal mine.

15 Apr, 2020
Vic reveals $500m COVID-19 rental relief

The six-month ban on evictions and rent increases for both commercial and residential tenants, as well as tax relief for landlords, was announced by Premier Daniel...

14 Apr, 2020
Property Scheme Victims Face More Anxiety

The coronavirus pandemic has heaped further anxiety on dozens of retirees who lost their life savings in a collapsed Australian property scheme.

27 Mar, 2020
Builder avoids jail over insurance fraud

A South Australian builder who duped investors and councils by forging more than 200 insurance certificates has avoided jail time.

Bentley July Engineering
Bentley July Architecture
24 Mar, 2020
Real estate auctions will be banned

All real estate auctions and open house inspections will be cancelled amid tougher restrictions on gatherings of people in a bid to stem the spread of...