20 September 2019 | News
Bourke Street Mall to Become Smoke-Free
The City of Melbourne has introduced a new smoke-free area on Bourke Street, between Elizabeth Street and Russell Place, which will take effect from the 4th of October 2019. This will include the street plus the footpaths, tramway and the roadway.
17 September 2019 | News
First Mass Timber Framed Office Development in Western Australia Approved
The City of Fremantle has approved a proposal to build Western Australia’s first cross-laminated timber office building in Fremantle.
10 September 2019 | News
Plans Lodged for Candalepas Designed QT Expansion in Sydney
A 13-storey extension of the QT Hotel at 458-472 George Street has been proposed for the historically significant precinct in the CBD.
30 August 2019 | News
Hines Property to Build Adelaide’s First Micro-Hotel
Hines Property has received planning approval for the city’s first micro-hotel at 274 North Terrace, on the corner of Frome Street.
27 August 2019 | News
Fishermans Bend to Get Digital Twin with 4D Mapping Technology
Victoria’s first digital twin project will be developed through a partnership between the University of Melbourne and the State Government.
23 August 2019 | News
Metro Towers Above Future Martin Place Metro Station Given Green Light
The NSW Government has approved the Macquarie Group integrated station development consisting of two new office towers above the upcoming Martin Place Metro Station.
22 August 2019 | News
Glenn Murcutt and Candalepas to Design New Extension of Royal Far West Campus
Internationally renowned architects Glenn Murcutt and Angelo Candalepas, of Candalepas Associates have been selected to design the beachfront headquarters for the Royal Far West (RFW) in Manly.
21 August 2019 | News, Startups & Small Business
ConTech OpenSpace Raises $14 Million for Construction Site Mapping Platform
OpenSpace has raised $14 million for its AI mapping platform from a Series A led by Lux Capital.
19 August 2019 | News
Westfield Doncaster’s New Dining and Entertainment Precinct Underway
Scentre Group, along with joint venture partners ISPT and M&G Real Estate Asia Property Fund, have announced that they have begun works for the $30 million redevelopment of Westfield Doncaster’s dining and entertainment precinct on Level 2.
9 August 2019 | News
Charter Hall Fully Leases 130 Lonsdale Street 10 Months Ahead of Practical Completion after Securing AustralianSuper as Tenant
Charter Hall Prime Office Fund’s (CPOF) new lease to AustralianSuper has allowed Charter Hall to achieve a 100% pre-lease in its 130 Lonsdale Street development, which forms part of the Group’s $1.2 billion Wesley Place precinct development.
5 August 2019 | News
Melbourne CBD Vacancy Rate Lowest in Australia: Property Council of Australia Office Market Report
Melbourne has the lowest CBD office vacancy rates nationwide according to the latest Property Council of Australia report.
2 August 2019 | News, Startups & Small Business
Google’s Moonshot Factory ‘X’ to Launch Drone Delivery Service in Queensland
After commencing its air delivery service in Canberra in April, Wing (A Google ‘X’ project) has announced that it will be expanding the service to Logan, Queensland.
29 July 2019 | News
WeWork Expands its Presence in Australia with New Leases in Sydney and Brisbane
WeWork’s latest lease in 25 King Street, Brisbane’s Timber Tower, comes after their largest lease to date in 320 Pitt Street Sydney earlier this week.
23 July 2019 | News
YOTEL to Open Their First Australian Hotel in Melbourne
YOTEL will partner with Cornerstone Partners Group to bring their forward-thinking hotel chain to Australia.
18 July 2019 | News, Startups & Small Business
NAR Launches REACH Proptech Accelerator Program in Australia
The National Association of Realtors (NAR), through its strategic investment arm, Second Century Ventures, is launching the REACH Accelerator program in Australia.