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‘Lift & Change’ vs ‘Changing Places’
Commercial
Monday July 17 2017

‘Lift & Change’ vs ‘Changing Places’

Growing awareness surrounding adult change facilities over the last few years has thankfully resulted in some progress being made regarding these types of facilities.

Better Guidelines Needed to Ensure Green Canopies
Landscaping
Monday June 20 2016

Better Guidelines Needed to Ensure Green Canopies

There are plenty of positive benefits increased green canopies can bring to our cities, highlighting the federal government commitment to increase the urban tree canopies across...

Victoria to Combat Cramped Apartments
Zoning
Monday May 18 2015

Victoria to Combat Cramped Apartments

The belated introduction of design guidelines and minimum floorspace requirements promises to dramatically improve the quality of residential units in Victoria.

NSW Apartment Design Guidelines Aim for Quality, Affordability
Residential
Wednesday November 5 2014

NSW Apartment Design Guidelines Aim for Quality, Affordability

Apartment design standards are in the midst of an overhaul in New South Wales. The state’s Department of Planning and Environment has updated the Residential Flat...

Leaked Design Standards Include Big Changes
Residential
Wednesday September 3 2014

Leaked Design Standards Include Big Changes

Draft apartment design standards leaked last month offer clues to substantial changes ahead for new Victorian apartment buildings.