Tag: Green infrastructure

Malop Street Green Spine by Outlines Landscape Architecture
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 24 Mar 2020

State government overrules ‘reckless’ council to save Geelong green spine

The Victorian government has moved to protect the award-winning Geelong Green Spine from the local council’s wrecking ball, declaring Mercer and Garden streets a designated State Road Project.

Malop Street Green Spine by Outlines Landscape Architecture
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 2 Mar 2020

Council’s green spine modification could cost it award

AILA national president Shaun Walsh says Geelong City Council’s “retrograde” decision to modify the Malop Street Green Spine raises questions about a 2019 national award.

Malop Street Green Spine by Outlines Landscape Architecture
News | Patrick Hunn and Emily Wong | 28 Feb 2020

‘Retrograde, appalling waste’: AILA National Award-winning project to be trashed

A Victorian council has decided to partially remove an award-winning green spine project less than two years after its completion.

Aerial view of Centennial Park, Sydney.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 13 Apr 2018

NSW government to plant 5 million new trees across Sydney

The NSW government has announced plans to plant five million new trees across Sydney by 2030.

Sydney Park Water Re-Use Project by Turf Design Studio and Environmental Partnership with Alluvium, Turpin and Crawford Studio and Dragonfly Environmental.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 16 Mar 2018

Australian project wins Europe’s oldest built environment award

A park rehabilitation and storm water re-use project in Sydney by Turf Design Studio and Environmental Partnership has won one of the top awards at the UK Civic Trust Awards.

Sydney Park Water Re-Use Project by Turf Design Studio and Environmental Partnership with Alluvium, Turpin and Crawford Studio and Dragonfly Environmental.
News | Patrick Hunn | 15 Feb 2018

Australian project recognized in Europe’s oldest built environment awards

The Sydney Part Water Re-use project by Turf Design Studio and Environmental Partnership is in the running to receive a Civic Trust Award.

Sydney Park Water Re-Use Project by Turf Design Studio and Environmental Partnership with Alluvium, Turpin and Crawford Studio and Dragonfly Environmental.
News | Patrick Hunn | 28 Nov 2017

First state-wide green infrastructure policy drafted for NSW

Authored by the Government Architect NSW, a new draft policy for green infrastructure across the state has been released for public comment.

The proposed station at Parkville, designed by a consortium of Hassell and Weston Williamson and Partners.
News | Patrick Hunn | 13 Oct 2017

Could the grass be greener above the Melbourne Metro Tunnel?

Melbourne’s underground rail project also contains a plan to actively improve, increase and preserve Melbourne’s inner-city “living infrastructure.”

Snow Gum, Summit Track, Mount Stirling.
News | Linda Cheng | 11 Jul 2016

Natural selection: Victorian trees vie for most popular laurel

The National Trust of Australia (Victoria) has launched the inaugural Victorian Tree of the Year contest, where nine significant trees will be put to a public vote.

Aerial view of Centennial Park, Sydney.
News | Linda Cheng | 16 Feb 2016

AILA mobilizes force to advise federal cities policy

The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) has formed an alliance that will advise the Australian government on cities policy.

Most read

Latest on site

Calendar