2017 Newcastle Architecture Awards

The Australian Institute of Architects has announced the winners of the 2017 Newcastle Architecture Awards at a presentation evening at the Merewether Surfhouse on Thursday 9 March, with the top honours going to an ‘enigmatic and innovative’ alteration project by Genton Architecture.

A high number of entries spanned entries in the commercial, public, and residential architecture categories.

The award winners are now eligible for the NSW Architecture Awards, which will be announced on Saturday 1 July.

43 Ocean Street North Avoca by Genton Architecture.

43 Ocean Street North Avoca by Genton Architecture.

Image: Rodrigo Vargas

Award for Excellence

43 Ocean Street North Avoca – Genton Architecture

St Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Belmont  Killen + Doran Architects.

St Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Belmont Killen + Doran Architects.

Image: Murray McKean

Public Architecture

Award

St Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Belmont – Killen + Doran Architects

Commendation

Kilpatrick Court, Toronto – Jackson Teece

Urban Design

Commendation

18 Honeysuckle Drive – dwp|suters

25 Watt Street by EJE Architecture.

25 Watt Street by EJE Architecture.

Image: Murray McKean

Commercial Architecture

Award

25 Watt Street – EJE Architecture

Educational Architecture

Awards

Primary Building – Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College – SHAC

The Junction Public School – dwp|suters

Interior Architecture

Award

John Hunter Children’s Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Refurbishment – EJE Architecture

Commendation

25 Watt Street – EJE Architecture

MA House by SHAC.

MA House by SHAC.

Image: Alexander McIntyre

Residential Architecture – Houses (New)

Award

MA House – SHAC

Commendation

Lake House Warners Bay – SDA

Bull Street Residence by Studio Dot.

Bull Street Residence by Studio Dot.

Image: Damien Furey

Residential Architecture – Houses (Alterations and Additions)

Award

Bull Street Residence – Studio Dot

Commendation

‘Allagai’ – Crowe Residence – True North Architects

43 Ocean Street North Avoca by Genton Architecture.

43 Ocean Street North Avoca by Genton Architecture.

Image: Rodrigo Vargas

Residential Architecture – Multiple Housing

Award

43 Ocean Street North Avoca – Genton Architecture

Small Project Architecture

Award

MA House – SHAC

Commendations

SHAC Offices Adaptive Reuse – SHAC

Innovation Hub – SDA

‘Allagai’ – Crowe Residence by True North Architects.

‘Allagai’ – Crowe Residence by True North Architects.

Image: Brigid Arnott

Sustainable Architecture

Award

‘Allagai’ – Crowe Residence – True North Architects

Commendation

St Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Belmont – Killen + Doran Architects

Colorbond Award for Steel Architecture

Battlesticks at Scratchleys – EJE Architecture

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