News | The Australian Institute of Architects has welcomed a Victorian government decision to halt 26 “inappropriate” development applications for towers in Melbourne’s Fishermans Bend.
News | 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 | Tonkin Zulaikha Greer’s winning design for a new UTS industry hub is a modern reinterpretation of Neo-Gothic architecture.
News | A masterplan by Archipelago and Fairweather Architecture will transform a four-hectare brownfield site in Brisbane into a high-rise digital media hub.
News | A petition to stop the demolition of two Sydney stadiums has attracted more than 119,000 signatures in three days.
News | The site of Ballarat’s beloved Civic Hall will be transformed under a proposal for a government office building by John Wardle Architects.
News | A Foster and Partners-designed commercial tower and the “architecturally refined” refurbishment of an iconic pub by Stewart Hollenstein have been submitted for approval.
News | In a rare move, the Victorian parliament has revoked planning approval for a 13-storey development in Melbourne’s south east.
News | The NSW government’s decision to demolish and rebuilt sports stadiums in Sydney has been met with a vexed response.
News | The University of Melbourne has appointed a consortium that includes Woods Bagot and Hayball to redevelop the former Royal Women’s Hospital site into an “innovation precinct.”
News | The Victorian government has released the Fishermans Bend Draft Framework, which lays out plans to encourage a more diverse range of architectural styles in the 480-hectare precinct.
News | In anticipation of the arrival of the Parramatta Light Rail line, plans to rezone the Sydney suburb of Telopea as a high-density population centre have been released.
News | The South Australian government has dumped plans for a private redevelopment of the old RAH. The government will instead prioritize public space and downsize the residential component.
News | FJMT’s appointment comes after Danish architects 3XN were announced as the designers of a relocated Sydney Fish Market.
News | Affordable housing units will be moved from the proposed 195-metre tower to accommodate lower mandatory height controls.
News | A “bombshell” decision by the NSW Court of Appeal could have state-wide implications for the way “staged development applications” are assessed.
News | Heads of the NSW chapters say the site, which contains the heritage-listed former Parramatta Female Factory, should not be subdivided until a masterplan is produced.
Discourse | The arrival of a flock of look-alike cafes is often synonymous with urban renewal. Have cafes become merely “a market-driven solution to achieve an active street front in Australian cities”?
News | The City of Melbourne has thrown its support behind a 2.8-hectare mixed-use development proposal on the Maribyrnong riverfront, despite concerns of odour, dust and noise pollution.
News | The City of Melbourne has set aside $11m for a linear park along Southbank Boulevard, which is home to some of Victoria’s most important cultural institutions.