News: Design

Australian Institute of Landscape Architects calls for government to rethink the use of public spaces

The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) is calling on State and Local Governments to shift the focus on public spaces from short-term stimulus to long-term liveability,…

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Oct 19, 2020 Design / Environment / Parks / Recreation /


Work commences on Vivid Light as dates announced for Vivid Sydney 2021

Vivid Sydney - the largest celebration of light, music and ideas in the Southern Hemisphere – will return from 6th to 28th August 2021. Vivid Sydney was established in 2009 and…

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Oct 15, 2020 Arts / Design / Entertainment / Events / Tourism /


Historic Pentridge Prison redevelopment includes new cinema complex

Melbourne's historic Pentridge Prison has undergone a $1 billion redevelopment transforming the historic site into a retail, dining and entertainment hub - with stage one set to open…

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Oct 14, 2020 ByGwen Luscombe Design / Entertainment / Events / Retail /


Works completed at redeveloped Ashfield Aquatic Centre

Works have been completed on the $44.7 million Ashfield Aquatic Centre in Sydney’s inner west with members of the public now able to tour the facility in advance of its official…

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Oct 9, 2020 Aquatics / Design / Fitness / Marketing / Recreation /


City Nation Place announce City of Parramatta as award finalist in design and place branding

Following the receipt of a record number of entries for their awards this year from cities, regions, and countries all over the world, City Nation Place have announced the City of…

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Oct 9, 2020 ByKaren Sweaney Design / Environment / Marketing / Recreation / Tourism /


New e-scooter parking racks installed in Wellington

Wellington City Council is installing new parking racks for e-scooters in busy areas around central Wellington from next week to provide spaces where scooters can be left safely out of the…

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Oct 9, 2020 Design / Parks / Recreation / Safety /


Moduplay Trampolines installed at Curtis Park playground

Armidale Regional Council has engaged Moduplay to design, construct and install a new playground at Curtis Park with cost-savings during the construction period allowing for the…

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Sep 21, 2020 Design / Play /


State Wide Pool Services rebrands as Hydrilla

Commercial and community swimming pools design, construction and maintenance company State Wide Pool Services has announced that it is rebranding Hydrilla. The Adelaide-based company says…

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Sep 17, 2020 Aquatics / Design / Technology /


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Commercial Aquatics Australia provides aquatic solutions nationwide and is one of the largest and most experienced companies specialising in the design, construction, renovation, service, maintenance…

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Aquatics / Design / Play / Waterparks



Geoff Ninnes Fong & Partners (GNFP) is a structural, aquatic and civil engineering consultancy with broad experience in the design of new municipal and institutional swimming pools, hydrotherapy…

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Aquatics / Consultants / Design / Venues



Swimplex Aquatics are a world-class company dedicated to the commercial pool, waterslide industry. We are Australian market leaders servicing all states Australia wide. Swimplex provide a full…

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Aquatics / Attractions / Design / Play / Waterparks



Founded in 1961, Myrtha Pools® quickly became Italy’s première swimming pool company, and has since grown into one of the world's leading swimming pool construction…

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Aquatics / Design / Play / Waterparks / Wellness


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