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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.

News | Josh Harris | 11 Feb 2019

Koichi Takada Architects’ LA tower proposal inspired by Marilyn Monroe’s ‘flying skirt’

Sydney practice Koichi Takada Architects has unveiled designs for Sky Trees, a 63-storey tower to be built in downtown Los Angeles.

News | Editorial Desk AAU | 7 Feb 2019

Development application for Renzo Piano’s last tower in Barangaroo trio submitted

A proposal for the final tower in a set of three designed by Renzo Piano Building Workshop for Barangaroo South in Sydney has been submitted for planning approval.

News | Editorial Desk AAU | 18 Oct 2018

Hotel proposal for modernist Yuncken Freeman office building

A hotel will be constructed above a modernist office building designed by Yuncken Freeman under a proposal approved by the City of Melbourne.

News | Linda Cheng | 10 Sep 2018

Australian practices compete to design landmark Auckland tower

Cox Architecture, Woods Bagot and Elenberg Fraser have been invited to participate in a design competition for tower in Auckland set to transform the city’s skyline.

News | Linda Cheng | 5 Sep 2018

MGS Architects designs new digs for University of Melbourne’s Graduate Union

MGS Architects’ design for a more than 100-year-old institution will feature “leading edge facade technology and material experimentation.”

News | Patrick Hunn | 4 Sep 2018

Calls for rebuild and heritage protection after historic hotel gutted by ‘suspicious’ blaze

A fire has damaged a historic Brisbane hotel that was recently the subject of a proposal for a 27-storey skyscraper.

News | Editorial Desk AAU | 15 Aug 2018

Fender Katsalidis Architects’ Yarra riverfront goods shed development approved

A $450-million hotel and apartment building that will sit atop a historic goods shed on Melbourne’s Yarra River has been granted planning approval.

News | Editorial Desk AAU | 10 Aug 2018

Clean up or pay up: Vic gov’t delivers ultimatum for Nylex site developers

Heritage Victoria has issued the developers the site surrounding the historic Nylex clock with a 21-day ultimatum to clean up the deteriorating site or face fines.

News | Editorial Desk AAU | 14 Jun 2018

Australians win best tall buildings awards

WOHA’s Oasia Hotel Downtown and FJMT’s EY Centre are among the winners of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat’s Tall Buildings Awards.

News | Linda Cheng | 4 Apr 2018

Kengo Kuma, Koichi Takada to design ‘vertical urban forest’ for Sydney’s Waterloo

Kengo Kuma and Koichi Takada Architects have won a competition to design a 19-storey tower in Sydney’s Waterloo.

News | Editorial Desk AAU | 27 Mar 2018

New vision for Melbourne’s Old Convention Centre redevelopment

Fender Katsalidis has redesigned a triple-tower development to be built on the site of Melbourne’s former Convention Centre.

News | Patrick Hunn | 23 Mar 2018

Unsolicited two-tower, over-station development for Sydney’s Martin Place approved

The NSW Government has approved an unsolicited proposal to two towers above Sydney’s existing Martin Place railway station and the proposed Martin Place Metro Station.

News | Linda Cheng | 14 Mar 2018

Bureau Proberts, Architectus design new commercial tower for Brisbane

The Queensland Investment Corporation has submitted a development application for a new commercial tower in Brisbane’s CBD.

News | Linda Cheng | 14 Feb 2018

Fender Katsalidis’s Yarra riverfront development moves closer to approval

The City of Melbourne has unanimously supported a 17-storey mixed-use development atop a heritage-listed cargo shed on the north bank of the Yarra River.

News | Patrick Hunn | 23 Jan 2018

Nylex clock development moves forward after tribunal decision

A proposal for stage two of the Fender Katsalidis and Oculus-designed redevelopment of the Nylex clock site in Melbourne has successfully obtained VCAT approval.

News | Josh Harris | 11 Jan 2018

‘Bulky, greedy’ tower mooted for site of fire-ravaged Brisbane heritage hotel

A proposal to construct a 27-storey residential tower atop a fire-damaged heritage-listed hotel in Brisbane has raised questions from the local council.

News | Josh Harris | 2 Jan 2018

Final Melbourne Quarter commercial tower approved

The final piece of Melbourne Quarter, a 25-storey office tower designed by Woods Bagot, has been given the green light.

News | Editorial Desk AAU | 20 Dec 2017

Colossal tower complex approved for Brisbane’s CBD

The City of Brisbane has given the green light to a 274-metre apartment complex designed by Blight Rayner.

News | Editorial Desk AAU | 7 Dec 2017

Refurbishment of Australia’s first tower approved

The City of Sydney has given the green light to the JPW-designed refurbishment of the AMP building in the central city. The building is Australia’s oldest office tower.