Tag: Sydney

The Powerhouse Museum in Ultimo.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 7 Jul 2020

Backflip on Powerhouse Ultimo ‘a wonderful outcome’

The NSW Government will keep the Powerhouse Museum at Ultimo open as well as build a new museum in Parramatta.

Bondi memorial proposal by Jane Irwin Landscape Architecture and McGregor Westlake Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 30 Jun 2020

A memorial to Sydney’s victims of hate

Waverley Council in Sydney has released shortlisted designs for a memorial in Bondi.

Atlassian's Sydney headquarters tower by Shop Architects and BVN.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 29 Jun 2020

World’s tallest hybrid timber tower to be built in Sydney

Australian tech giant Atlassian has unveiled the design for its Sydney headquarters by Shop Architects and BVN.

Victoria Cross over-station tower by Bates Smart.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 25 Jun 2020

More NSW major projects to be fast-tracked

The NSW government has announced a further 19 state significant projects to be fast-tracked for assessment as part of the third tranche of its Planning System Acceleration Program.

Westmead Innovation Quarter designed by Architectus.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 23 Jun 2020

Two-tower ‘innovation quarter’ approved for Sydney’s Westmead

The project, designed by Architectus, will consist of two mixed-use towers between Westmead Hospital and railway station.

A sepia photo of residents performing a play in 1913 (a provocative “paean to female agency”) becomes a frieze for the body of the Sibyl Centre.
Projects | Rachel Hurst | 22 Jun 2020

‘Looking backwards to look forwards’: Sibyl Centre

Stories dating back more than a century infuse this addition to the first university college for women in Australia.

The proposed new Sydney Fish Market by 3XN, BVN and Aspect Studios.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 22 Jun 2020

Sydney Fish Market approved

The NSW government has approved the $750 million redevelopment of the Sydney Fish Market.

Sutherland Entertainment Centre by Chrofi and NBRS.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 16 Jun 2020

Sutherland Entertainment Centre designs finalized

Final designs for the $21.8 million refurbishment of the 40-year old Sutherland Entertainment Centre building in southern Sydney have been placed on public exhibition.

The build-to-rent apartment tower above Sydney Metro Pitt Street South Station, designed by Bates Smart.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 15 Jun 2020

Tower to transform Sydney ‘traffic artery’

Bates Smart’s proposal for a 170-metre tower in Sydney’s Midtown precinct is intended to establish a sense of place in an area that lacks a strong binding identity.

Powerhouse Parramatta proposal by AL_A (UK) and Architectus (Australia).
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 11 Jun 2020

Four alternative proposals for Powerhouse Parramatta

The unsuccessful proposals from the international competition to design the design the Powerhouse Parramatta museum have been released.

The under construction Watermans Cove at Barangaroo South.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 11 Jun 2020

Competition to design Barangaroo waterfront pavilion

The NSW government has launched a design competition for a new pier pavilion at Watermans Cove in Barangaroo South.

The redevelopment City Tattersalls Club will include the restoration and renewal of the historic building. (Indicative design by FJMT.)
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 9 Jun 2020

Six compete to design City Tattersalls Club redevelopment

Hassell, Bates Smart, SJB, BVN and Candalepas Associates will compete in the City Tattersalls Club design competition.

Charismatic new architecture brings the kitchen to ground level and introduces a neat mezzanine.
Projects | Peter Salhani | 4 Jun 2020

French connection: Glassbook House

Sibling Architecture’s new addition to a home in Sydney’s inner west hosts a suite of tranquil living and reading spaces.

Indicative render of the St Mary's metro station.
Object | Editorial Desk AAU | 2 Jun 2020

Construction to start on Western Sydney Airport metro

An $11 billion rail link to the proposed Western Sydney Airport will start later in 2020 after the federal and state governments jointly pledged further funding for the project.

Indicative image of the redeveloped Stadium Australia by Cox Architecture, a project now dropped.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 1 Jun 2020

Sydney stadium refurb scrapped, but Parramatta Powerhouse pushes ahead

The NSW government has abandoned plans to refurbish Stadium Australia but will push ahead with Parramatta Powerhouse.

The Victoria Cross integrated station development.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 26 May 2020

North Sydney integrated station development finalized

Final designs have been unveiled for the proposed Victoria Cross station development, which includes a 42-storey office tower and a new retail laneway.

Parramatta Aquatic and Leisure Centre by Grimshaw, Andrew Burges Architects and McGregor Coxall.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 19 May 2020

New vision of Parramatta aquatic centre revealed

Parramatta council has released new renders of the aquatic centre by Grimshaw, Andrew Burges Architects and McGregor Coxall.

505-523 George Street by Ingenhoven Architects and Architectus.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 18 May 2020

Tallest residential tower in Sydney approved

The City of Sydney has approved a proposal to constructed a 270-metre-tall residential tower in central Sydney designed by Ingehoven Architects and Architectus.

The proposed Scientia Project at Monte Sant'Angelo Mercy College by Hayball.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 14 May 2020

Hayball designs new sports and science centre for North Sydney school

The proposed Scientia project for a catholic girls’ school in North Sydney will stack science labs, indoor and outdoor learning areas and sports courts over four levels.

Jack Mundey was awarded the NSW President's Prize at the 2017 NSW Architecture Awards.
People | Josh Harris | 12 May 2020

Green bans hero Jack Mundey dies

The key force behind the green bans movement that saved large parts of Sydney’s built heritage has died.

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