News: Design

Taronga Zoo commences redevelopment of African Wild Dogs exhibit

The $1.25 million redevelopment of the African Wild Dogs exhibit at Taronga Western Plains Zoo’s Gateway to Africa precinct has commenced this week. The Gateway to Africa project is…

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Nov 20, 2019 Attractions / Design / Education / Tourism /


Construction completed at Tokyo’s new Olympic Stadium

The Japan Sport Council has announced that construction work on Tokyo’s new National Stadium, the main venue for the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, has been completed. The…

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Nov 19, 2019 Design / Events / Sport / Venues /


Construction commences on the Sydney Modern Project

The Art Gallery of New South Wales has marked the start of construction of its $344 million expansion, the Sydney Modern Project, at a groundbreaking ceremony. NSW Premier Gladys…

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Nov 17, 2019 Arts / Culture / Design / Venues /


Auckland Council secures awards for parks and playgrounds excellence

Auckland Council's Healthy Waters team in partnership with Fulton Hogan, Boffa Miskell and AECOM secured four awards at the New Zealand Institute of Landscape Awards and one at the…

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Nov 17, 2019 Design / Environment / Parks / Play /


Designs revealed for new Singapore ‘island playground’

A masterplan for a 'major international leisure and attraction destination' has been revealed for Singapore's Sentosa and Pulau Brani Islands. Known as the Sentosa-Brani Master…

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Nov 8, 2019 Attractions / Design / Environment / Parks / Tourism /


Silver Awards for Doha’s Oxygen Park and Perth’s Optus Stadium at 2019 IOC, IPC and IAKS architecture Awards

Perth's Optus Stadium and Oxygen Park in the Qatar capital of Doha have been recognised as the Australian and Asian projects honoured at the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the…

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Nov 7, 2019 Design / Marketing / Recreation / Sport / Venues /


City of Newcastle proposes private development of ocean baths pavilions

Looking to redevelop its landmark Newcastle and Merewether ocean baths pavilions, the City of Newcastle is inviting expressions of interest from parties who might be interested in…

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Nov 6, 2019 Aquatics / Design / Recreation / Tourism /


Refurbishment project commences at Sydney’s Dawn Fraser Baths

Heritage restoration work has begun at the Dawn Fraser Baths on Sydney Harbour in Balmain with contractor Belmadar set to conduct the initial geotechnical sampling to inform the final…

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Nov 6, 2019 Aquatics / Design / Environment /


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