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Showground station by Hassell.
News | Patrick Hunn | 11 Jun 2019

Hassell completes stations, parks and plazas for Sydney Metro Northwest

The first leg of Sydney’s new driverless Sydney Metro railway project is finished, replete with new train stations and surrounding landscapes designed by Hassell.

Screens of rosewood timber, left to grey with age in Bondi’s coastal conditions, give natural colour to the home’s exterior.
Projects | Rebecca Gross | 5 Jun 2019

Artful apertures: Cloud House

A restful sanctuary for a couple who share their time between Singapore and Sydney, this new house in Bondi by Akin Atelier uses carefully considered apertures and subtle texture to create a sense of unencumbered space and levity.

The 430 Pitt Street building, designed by BVN.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 17 May 2019

BVN designs hotel with sloping ‘green waterfall’ for Sydney’s Pitt Street

A seventeen-storey tower on Sydney’s Pitt Street designed by BVN will open in 2020 and include an upmarket hotel, according to Intercontinental Hotels Group.

An indicitive design for the Cockle Bay Wharf redevelopment by FJMT, Tony Caro Architecture and Aspect Studios.
News | Josh Harris | 14 May 2019

Contentious Cockle Bay Wharf tower gets the go-ahead

The NSW Independent Planning Commission has granted concept approval for a 183-metre tower by Cockle Bay Wharf on Sydney Harbour.

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Sydney by Architectus.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 3 May 2019

Architectus completes bronze social sciences building for University of Sydney

Architectus has completed a new home for the University of Sydney’s social sciences department that it says references the campus’ heritage context.

Western Sydney Stadium, designed by Populous.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 1 May 2019

Newly opened Western Sydney Stadium celebrates Parramatta’s industrial heritage

NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian official opened Western Sydney Stadium, designed by Populous, on 14 April.

A recessed niche in the bedroom wall makes reference to the form of the original attic space.
Projects | Rebecca Gross | 16 Apr 2019

Celebrating curves: Regent

A gentle, intricate alteration and addition to a Paddington terrace uses soft curves and interlocking forms to graft the new onto the old and provide seamless continuity of space.

Tonkin Zulaikha Greer's design for the restoration and redevelopment of the heritage-listed Bondi Pavilion.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 16 Apr 2019

Council lodges reworked proposal for Bondi Pavilion

Waverley Council in Sydney’s inner-east has revealed a reworked design by architect Tonkin Zulaikha Greer (TZG) to restore and redevelop the heritage-listed Bondi Pavilion, originally designed by Robertson and Marks and built in 1929.

65-77 Market Street by FJMT.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 10 Apr 2019

FJMT designs tower atop heritage department store in Sydney CBD

The 20th century department store, which is locally heritage listed, would be refurbished to contain a mix of retail and office spaces crowned with a residential tower.

LEES1 Building by HDR.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 26 Mar 2019

HDR’s environmental sciences building opens at University of Sydney

A new, eight-storey environmental science teaching and research building, designed by HDR, has opened at the University of Sydney.

F23 Administration Building by Grimshaw.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 20 Mar 2019

Grimshaw completes ‘gateway’ administration building for University of Sydney

Grimshaw has completed a building for the University of Sydney that will act as a new home for the university’s administration departments.

4-6 Bligh Street by Woods Bagot.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 8 Mar 2019

Woods Bagot wins competition for 55-storey hotel in central Sydney

Woods Bagot has won an architectural design competition for a mixed-use tower in central Sydney that will comprise a hotel and office space.

The proposed student housing in the Pemulwuy Project by Turner Architects.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 6 Mar 2019

Student accommodation tower approved for Redfern’s The Block despite opposition

The NSW Independent Planning Commission has approved a controversial Turner Architects-designed student accommodation tower for Redfern, Sydney.

Indicative design for the proposed Powerhouse Museum in Parramatta.
News | Patrick Hunn | 28 Feb 2019

Jeanne Gang joins Parramatta Powerhouse jury, parliamentary inquiry slams project as ‘expensive and unnecessary’

The jury for the international design competition for a new Powerhouse Precinct at Parramatta has been finalized.

A render of Kerry Hill Architects' One Circular Quay tower circulated by previous developer Dalian Wanda Group.
News | Josh Harris | 22 Feb 2019

Approval sought for Kerry Hill Architects’ amended Circular Quay tower

A development application is before the City of Sydney for Kerry Hill Architects’ One Circular Quay apartment tower.

Parramatta Leagues Club Hotel by Hassell.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 21 Feb 2019

Stadium hotel overlooking Parramatta Park proposed

Hassell has designed a 17-storey hotel in Parramatta on a site neighbouring the under-construction Western Sydney Stadium.

The proposed playground at Cook and Phillip Park in the Sydney CBD designed by Aspect Studios and Aileen Sage Architects.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 19 Feb 2019

Aspect and Aileen Sage design playground in Sydney CBD

Aspect Studios and Aileen Sage Architects have designed a proposal for a new playground at Cook and Phillip Park in Sydney.

The redeveloped Macquarie Centre by NH Architecture and Hames Sharley.
News | Josh Harris | 4 Feb 2019

NH Architecture, Hames Sharley designed mall halted in favour of ice rink

The developer of a Sydney shopping mall has frozen redevelopment plans following widespread community backlash over the proposed demolition of an existing ice rink.

The tectonic forms of the new additions were designed to “appeal to children’s imaginations.”
Projects | Sing d'Arcy | 30 Jan 2019

A child’s castle: Waranara Early Learning Centre

In Sydney, architecture firm Fox Johnston has reimagined a hospital’s 1935 outpatients’ building into an uplifting space for kids to learn and play.

UNSW D14 Building by Tzannes and Lendlease.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 21 Jan 2019

Tzannes adds to series of engineered timber buildings with design for UNSW

Tzannes and Lendlease have designed a multi-purpose building constructed from Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) for the UNSW’s main campus in Kensington.