Tag: Tourism

The Lakeside Discovery Centre by Terroir has a deep black exterior, echoing the locomotives of the railway and allowing the large building to recede into the shadows of the bush.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 8 Jan 2020

Terroir’s locomotive-inspired design for Puffing Billy visitor centre takes shape

Early works have begun for a $20 million visitor centre designed by Terroir for Victoria’s heritage Puffing Billy Railway.

Four 'environmental immersion' pods proposed for Tasmanian wilderness
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 25 Oct 2019

Four ‘environmental immersion’ pods proposed for Tasmanian wilderness

A contentious tourist development planned for the Walls of Jerusalem National Park has been given an effective green light.

The living and sleeping arms of each pod embrace a private deck, providing shelter and privacy.
Projects | Genevieve Lilley | 10 May 2019

Coastal cubbies: Freycinet Lodge Coastal Pavilions

On the east coast of Tasmania, Liminal Architecture has designed a series of sensitive and masterfully crafted accommodation pods that amplify the experience of the distinctive landscape of Freycinet National Park.

The proposed lookout at the Twelve Apostles by Denton Corker Marshall.
News | Patrick Hunn | 10 May 2018

Public feedback sought on design of Great Ocean Road projects

Parks Victoria will host a number of community consultation sessions in May on improvements to tourist infrastructure and conservation works at one of Victoria’s most-visited sites.

The proposed lookout at the Twelve Apostles by Denton Corker Marshall.
News | Linda Cheng | 5 Mar 2018

Denton Corker Marshall to design ‘bold counterpoint’ to world-famous Great Ocean Road landscape

Denton Corker Marshall has been appointed to design two new lookouts and a pedestrian bridge along Victoria’s Shipwreck Coast.

Brisbane International Cruise Terminal by  engineering and design consultants Arup in conjunction with architects Arkhefield.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 30 Oct 2017

Queensland government approves ‘mega’ Brisbane cruise ship terminal

The Queensland government has approved a $158 million “mega-cruise ship terminal” for Brisbane, with a design team comprising Arup and Arkhefield.

Concepts for the Loch Ard Gorge region as put forward by the Shipwreck Coast Master Plan.
News | Patrick Hunn | 16 Oct 2017

McGregor Coxall’s Shipwreck Coast masterplan underway

Early works have commenced on the implementation of a masterplan by McGregor Coxall that aims to improve and conserve the Victoria’s Shipwreck Coast.

The redevelopment of the Port Arthur Historic Site visitor centre by Rosevear Stephenson.
News | Patrick Hunn | 21 Aug 2017

Creating an ‘emotional encounter’: construction underway on Port Arthur visitor centre expansion

A major overhaul of a visitor centre at the Port Arthur Historic Site in Tasmania will be “calm and restrained.”

The proposed viewing shelter with panoramic views at Dove Lake, near Cradle Mountain.
News | Patrick Hunn | 20 Jul 2017

‘Sculpted’ new Cradle Mountain visitor centre approved

Plans to replace visitor facilities on Tasmania’s Cradle Mountain with buildings up to nine metres high have been approved by the local council.

The Dolphin Discovery Centre by MCG Architects, part of the Transforming Bunbury's Waterfront project.
News | Louisa Wright | 6 Dec 2016

Bunbury’s Dolphin Discovery Centre to be redeveloped

The Dolphin Discovery Centre in Bunbury, Western Australia, will undergo a $12.3-million redevelopment, designed by MCG Architects.

An aerial view of a concept proposal for the Penguin parade visitor centre designed by Peter Eliott Architecture and Urban Design, as seen in the Summerland Peninsula Infrastructure & Procurement Master Plan (2012) by Tract Consultants.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 11 Oct 2016

Architect appointed for new Penguin Parade visitor Centre

The Victorian government has appointed Terroir the principal architect for a new $58.2-million visitor centre at Phillip Island’s Penguin Parade.

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