News | The NSW government says it will appeal a court ruling against its decision not to heritage list the Sirius building.
News | The shortlist for a competition to design a history and interpretation centre at Australia’s most significant female convict site has been announced.
News | A major overhaul of a visitor centre at the Port Arthur Historic Site in Tasmania will be “calm and restrained.”
News | The MCA wants to see Marcel Breuer’s modernist factory building in Penrith, currently for sale, transformed into a cultural facility for western Sydney.
Discourse | The NSW government is peeved about the Sirius building court ruling. But it also seems to refuse to accept the ruling as the result of its own mistakes.
News | Inaccessible to the public for more than 140 years, a former naval facility would be transformed under a proposal by Lahznimmo and Aspect Studios.
Discourse | While the NSW government’s decision not to heritage list the Sirius building has been ruled invalid, the building is far from saved. Chris Martin explains the myriad ways Sirius is still at risk.
News | The president of the NSW chapter of the Australian Institute of Architects has decried the opaque process that led to the sale of the nineteenth-century GPO.
News | The 200,000-square-metre site contains 250 buildings and is the largest on the state’s heritage register.
News | A NSW court has ruled potential financial loss is not a valid reason to deny the Sirius public housing building heritage status.
News | A planning permit application proposes to redevelop the mid-century modernist home as eight two- and three-storey units.
News | A proposal to redevelop a 19th Century church into a mixed-use precinct will include mixed-use towers on either side.
News | A “landmark CBD building” in Melbourne designed by Harry Seidler has been added to the Victorian Heritage Register.
News | Heads of the NSW chapters say the site, which contains the heritage-listed former Parramatta Female Factory, should not be subdivided until a masterplan is produced.
Review | The ongoing battle to save the Sirius building is only the latest skirmish in Sydney’s The Rocks, as James Colman describes in this excerpt from The House That Jack Built, which tells the story of conservationist Jack Mundey.
News | The Parramatta North Urban Transformation Program will surround the convict-era heritage sites with 2,700 new homes.
News | The heritage-listed AMP tower in Sydney’s Circular Quay, which broke the city’s height limits to become Australia’s tallest building in 1962, will be refurbished by JPW.
News | The building, currently used to provide accommodation for disadvantaged people, was built at the height of the Victorian gold rush.
News | Waverley Council made has made revision to its plans for the redevelopment of Bondi Pavilion following community feedback.
News | Australia’s first co-educational hall of residence will be demolished to make way for two new student accommodation buildings.