Tag: Urban Design
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.
The NSW government has launched its first-ever state-wide design policy for high quality urban design.
The panel of jurors is a broad representation of the various built environment professions, including architects, planners, landscape architects and urban designers.
An ambitious ‘civic spine’ planned for central Parramatta, designed by Aspect Studios and SJB, will link the railway station to the Parramatta River.
A draft landscape/urban design plan for tunnels, parks and other spaces along the controversial Sydney road project have been released for public feedback.
Six entries have been recognized in the 2016 Australian Urban Design Awards.
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.
Thirty-seven entries have been shortlisted in the 2016 Australian Urban Design Awards.
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced his patronage of the Australian Urban Design Awards.
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?
A discussion of Monash University’s Clayton campus, exploring opportunities and challenges facing the suburban educational hub.
A proposal to reconfigure Melbourne’s busy six-way intersection at Camberwell Junction and introduce a pedestrianized town square has been unveiled.
The Australian Institute of Architects urges the re-elected Coalition government to deal with key challenges facing Australia’s built environment.
The Byron Shire Council has adopted the Byron Bay Town Centre masterplan designed by landscape architecture and urban design practice McGregor Coxall.
Bennelong Bridge, a privately funded no-car bridge traversing the Parramatta River in Sydney has opened.
Ngarara Place, a Indigenous landscape designed by Greenway Architects, has opened at RMIT University’s city campus.
The SA government has announced the redevelopment Adelaide Festival Plaza, by ARM and TCL, will go ahead after signing key agreements with stakeholders.
The City of Adelaide has launched a holistic design manual to guide the creation of sustainable and attractive public spaces.
Negative gearing produces an underutilisation of urban space, argues professor Kim Dovey. Curbing it could lead to revitalization.
A plan to build 10,000 apartments in the first privately developed ‘city’ in Australia has been unveiled.