News | The Gold Coast’s largest-ever urban renewal project, which will act as accomodation for athletes during the Commonwealth Games, has won the top prize at the 2017 Gold Coast Urban Design Awards.
News | The NSW government has launched its first-ever state-wide design policy for high quality urban design.
News | The panel of jurors is a broad representation of the various built environment professions, including architects, planners, landscape architects and urban designers.
News | An ambitious ‘civic spine’ planned for central Parramatta, designed by Aspect Studios and SJB, will link the railway station to the Parramatta River.
News | A draft landscape/urban design plan for tunnels, parks and other spaces along the controversial Sydney road project have been released for public feedback.
Awards | Six entries have been recognized in the 2016 Australian Urban Design Awards.
News | An international study led by researchers from the University of Melbourne has determined the number of healthy years of life humans are losing by living in car-dependent cities.
Awards | Thirty-seven entries have been shortlisted in the 2016 Australian Urban Design Awards.
News | Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced his patronage of the Australian Urban Design Awards.
Discourse | Online platforms such as Airbnb have facilitated public access to privately owned space. But what happens to the sharing economy when these platforms start experimenting with the city’s hardware?
Review | A discussion of Monash University’s Clayton campus, exploring opportunities and challenges facing the suburban educational hub.
News | A proposal to reconfigure Melbourne’s busy six-way intersection at Camberwell Junction and introduce a pedestrianized town square has been unveiled.
News | The Australian Institute of Architects urges the re-elected Coalition government to deal with key challenges facing Australia’s built environment.
News | The Byron Shire Council has adopted the Byron Bay Town Centre masterplan designed by landscape architecture and urban design practice McGregor Coxall.
News | Bennelong Bridge, a privately funded no-car bridge traversing the Parramatta River in Sydney has opened.
News | Ngarara Place, a Indigenous landscape designed by Greenway Architects, has opened at RMIT University’s city campus.
News | The SA government has announced the redevelopment Adelaide Festival Plaza, by ARM and TCL, will go ahead after signing key agreements with stakeholders.
News | The City of Adelaide has launched a holistic design manual to guide the creation of sustainable and attractive public spaces.
Discourse | Negative gearing produces an underutilisation of urban space, argues professor Kim Dovey. Curbing it could lead to revitalization.
News | A plan to build 10,000 apartments in the first privately developed ‘city’ in Australia has been unveiled.