Tag: Unbuilt

Indicative render of proposed Power House Community Hub by John Wardle Architects.
News | Linda Cheng | 18 Oct 2019

John Wardle Architects to design lakeside community centre

A new $32 million building at the edge of Melbourne’s Albert Park Lake will include a function centre, theatre and community hub.

The updated design for 435 Bourke Street by Bates Smart.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 16 Oct 2019

Bourke Street tower shrinks to 180 metres in revised designs

A reworked proposal for an office skyscraper in Melbourne’s CBD, by Bates Smart, has been approved by council.

The proposed Geelong Civic Precinct by Cox Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 14 Oct 2019

Cox’s CLT design selected for Geelong civic precinct

Cox Architecture’s design was chosen over proposals from Fender Katsalidis and Grimshaw with Chandler Architecture.

An indicitive design for the Cockle Bay Wharf redevelopment by FJMT, Tony Caro Architecture and Aspect Studios.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 2 Oct 2019

Top firms compete to design controversial Cockle Bay Wharf tower

Six teams have been shortlisted in a design competition to design a 183-metre office tower on Sydney Harbour.

Liverpool Civic Place by FJMT.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 30 Sep 2019

Proposed civic centre to be ‘jewel in the crown’ of Liverpool

A four-building, $400 million civic centre will occupy the heart of Sydney’s “airport city.”

Burial Belt could feature a series of clearings, some up to 150 metres across, others much smaller.
News | Josh Harris | 26 Sep 2019

Buried treasure: death, decay and climate mitigation

A radical Australian proposal, to be exhibited at Oslo Architecture Triennial, uses the practice of interment to combat deforestation and greenhouse gas emissions.

The Cranbrook School Hordern Oval precinct by Architectus.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 25 Sep 2019

Gov’t approval for $125m Sydney private school redevelopment

The plans, designed by Architectus, call for a major expansion of facilities at one of Australia’s most expensive private schools.

Perth Pool by Group GSA.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 24 Sep 2019

Olympic-size pool proposal floated for Swan River

Designed by Group GSA, the pool would sit within a simple, relocatable barge.

Building B and Building A.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 24 Sep 2019

CO-AP, Smart Design Studio design ‘family’ of four apartment buildings for Green Square

Ranging from four to 22 stories, each of the buildings borrows from the qualities and scale of its neighbours.

The proposed tower at The Star Sydney by FJMT.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 23 Sep 2019

Star Casino tower ‘contrary to common sense’

Architect Yvonne von Hartel, appointed to review a scathing report on the proposed FJMT tower, has delivered an even more damning rebuke of the design.

The proposed Sydney Fish Market designed by 3XN/GXN, BVN and Aspect Studios.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 23 Sep 2019

Funding windfall for redevelopment of Sydney’s second most visited tourism icon

A Sydney tourism icon is set to double in size after securing $750 million for its redevelopment.

Pitt Street north building.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 18 Sep 2019

Build-to-rent and Sydney metro combine in integrated development

Sydney’s first build to rent project will be part of an integrated development above a proposed metro station in the central city.

627 Chapel St. by Cox Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 17 Sep 2019

Forrest Hill urban ‘island’ set for transformation

Cox Architecture’s design of a corporate tower in South Yarra is influenced by the local council’s 20-year-old vision for the surrounding precinct.

Beaconsfield housing for WPI by Studio Bright.
News | Patrick Hunn | 16 Sep 2019

Studio Bright’s affordable homes for vulnerable women approved

A proposed four-unit housing project designed by Studio Bright will provide vulnerable older women permanent, secure homes.

Gibbons Street by DKO Architecture.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 13 Sep 2019

Social housing tower approved as Sydney faces ‘critical shortage’

A DKO-designed social housing tower will provide “an important piece of social infrastructure” in Sydney’s Redfern.

Claire Healy and Sean Cordeiro, the designers of the Tower of Power.
Product | AAU Products | 5 Sep 2019

Bondor Panel to form neo-medieval tower installation at Sydney Contemporary Art Fair

A seven-metre-tall neo-medieval “Tower of Power,” comprised entirely of Bondor Panel, will be one of the centrepieces at the Sydney Contemporary Art Fair this September.

"Connect and Celebrate" by Tract.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 3 Sep 2019

Five ‘visionary ideas’ for Brisbane golf course transformation

Brisbane City Council has published five speculative plans for the transformation of a golf course north of Brisbane’s CBD into a public park.

The refurbished Sydney Opera House concert hall.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 23 Aug 2019

Contracts awarded for Sydney Opera House concert hall renewal

The Sydney Opera House has announced that it has awarded two contracts for the renewal of the iconic building’s concert hall – part of the biggest upgrade to the building since it opened.

The proposed $530 million Star Casino hotel and residential tower in Pyrmont, designed by FJMT, was rejected by the planning department.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 21 Aug 2019

‘Open for business’: NSW gov’t lauches snap planning review for Pyrmont

The NSW government has directed the Greater Sydney Commission to immediately review planning rules “to ensure they are consistent with the government’s vision.”

The proposed Macaulay Terraces in the Moonee Ponds Creek Strategic Opportunities Plan.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 21 Aug 2019

Council endorses plan to transform ‘neglected’ Moonee Ponds Creek corridor

City of Melbourne councillors have voted to approve the final Moonee Ponds Creek Strategic Opportunities Plan, which calls for new green public spaces that will cater to the high levels of residential development in the area and boost flood resilience.