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NSW rail agencies well placed to manage patronage numbers up to 2019 but may struggle after: NSW Auditor-General

NSW rail agencies well placed to manage patronage numbers up to 2019 but may struggle after: NSW Auditor-General

New South Wales

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

NSW rail agencies are well placed to manage the forecast increase in passengers up to 2019, including joining the Sydney Metro Northwest to the network...

Newcastle Light Rail to be a majority wire-free system

Newcastle Light Rail to be a majority wire-free system

New South Wales

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

NEWCASTLE is set to be the only city in Australia with a majority wire-free light rail system, after Transport and Infrastructure Minister Andrew Constance last...

Draft Parramatta North Development Control Plan placed on exhibition

Draft Parramatta North Development Control Plan placed on exhibition

New South Wales

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE City of Parramatta Council last week encouraged the community to have their say on a new draft Development Control Plan (DCP) that will provide...

$271m announced for third stage of Melbourne Park redevelopment

$271m announced for third stage of Melbourne Park redevelopment

Victoria

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

VICTORIAN Treasurer Tim Pallas and Sports Minister John Eren have announced $271.55 million to complete the third stage of the Melbourne Park redevelopment, which they...

Melbourne's all-night weekend public transport to become permanent following $193m funding announcement

Melbourne's all-night weekend public transport to become permanent following $193m funding announcement

Victoria

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

MELBOURNE'S extended trial of all-night weekend public transport will become permanent after Public Transport Minister Jacinta Allan last week announced $193.2 million to continue the...

Construction begins on Adelaide's tallest residential apartment building

Construction begins on Adelaide's tallest residential apartment building

South Australia

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

CONSTRUCTION has commenced on Adelaide's tallest residential apartment project, with ground officially broken at the $100 million, 30-storey 'Kodo' development at 29 Angas Street, which...

Adelaide Lord Mayor calls for national population strategy

Adelaide Lord Mayor calls for national population strategy

South Australia

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

ADELAIDE Lord Mayor Martin Haese has called for a National Population Strategy to address the inequity of population growth in Australia, as well as an...

Contract for first stage of Ipswich Motorway upgrade awarded to Bielby Hull Albem Joint Venture

Contract for first stage of Ipswich Motorway upgrade awarded to Bielby Hull Albem Joint Venture

Queensland

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE Queensland and Australian governments last week announced the contract for the $400 million Ipswich Motorway Upgrade from Rocklea to Darra Stage 1 has been...

Implementation Plan released for Townsville City Deal

Implementation Plan released for Townsville City Deal

Queensland

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE Australian and Queensland governments, together with Townsville City Council, have announced the release of the Implementation Plan for the Townsville City Deal, which identifies...

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NSW rail agencies well placed to manage patronage numbers up to 2019 but may struggle after: NSW Auditor-General

NSW rail agencies well placed to manage patronage numbers up to 2019 but may struggle after: NSW Auditor-General

New South Wales

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

NSW rail agencies are well placed to manage the forecast increase in passengers up to 2019, including joining the Sydney Metro Northwest to the network...

Newcastle Light Rail to be a majority wire-free system

Newcastle Light Rail to be a majority wire-free system

New South Wales

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

NEWCASTLE is set to be the only city in Australia with a majority wire-free light rail system, after Transport and Infrastructure Minister Andrew Constance last...

Draft Parramatta North Development Control Plan placed on exhibition

Draft Parramatta North Development Control Plan placed on exhibition

New South Wales

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE City of Parramatta Council last week encouraged the community to have their say on a new draft Development Control Plan (DCP) that will provide...

$271m announced for third stage of Melbourne Park redevelopment

$271m announced for third stage of Melbourne Park redevelopment

Victoria

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

VICTORIAN Treasurer Tim Pallas and Sports Minister John Eren have announced $271.55 million to complete the third stage of the Melbourne Park redevelopment, which they...

Melbourne's all-night weekend public transport to become permanent following $193m funding announcement

Melbourne's all-night weekend public transport to become permanent following $193m funding announcement

Victoria

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

MELBOURNE'S extended trial of all-night weekend public transport will become permanent after Public Transport Minister Jacinta Allan last week announced $193.2 million to continue the...

Construction begins on Adelaide's tallest residential apartment building

Construction begins on Adelaide's tallest residential apartment building

South Australia

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

CONSTRUCTION has commenced on Adelaide's tallest residential apartment project, with ground officially broken at the $100 million, 30-storey 'Kodo' development at 29 Angas Street, which...

Adelaide Lord Mayor calls for national population strategy

Adelaide Lord Mayor calls for national population strategy

South Australia

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

ADELAIDE Lord Mayor Martin Haese has called for a National Population Strategy to address the inequity of population growth in Australia, as well as an...

Contract for first stage of Ipswich Motorway upgrade awarded to Bielby Hull Albem Joint Venture

Contract for first stage of Ipswich Motorway upgrade awarded to Bielby Hull Albem Joint Venture

Queensland

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE Queensland and Australian governments last week announced the contract for the $400 million Ipswich Motorway Upgrade from Rocklea to Darra Stage 1 has been...

Implementation Plan released for Townsville City Deal

Implementation Plan released for Townsville City Deal

Queensland

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE Australian and Queensland governments, together with Townsville City Council, have announced the release of the Implementation Plan for the Townsville City Deal, which identifies...

Australian Government embarks on decentralisation program

Australian Government embarks on decentralisation program

Australia

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE Australian Government has embarked on its decentralisation program, Minister for Regional Development and Deputy Leader of the Nationals Fiona Nash announced at the National...

Dwelling approvals increase by 8.3 per cent in February

Dwelling approvals increase by 8.3 per cent in February

Australia

Monday, 10 April 2017

FOLLOWING a revised increase of 2.2 per cent in January, the total number of new dwellings approved in February increased by 8.3 per cent, in...

UDIA State of the Land 2017 released

UDIA State of the Land 2017 released

Australia

Monday, 10 April 2017

OVER 57,000 new lots were released in greenfield communities in the major capitals, the highest number in the eight year history of the National Land...

Beware of value capture schemes: Grattan Institute report

Beware of value capture schemes: Grattan Institute report

Australia

Sunday, 26 March 2017

STATE governments should be wary of following the Australian Government's advice to introduce 'value capture' schemes to fund major new transport projects, according to a...

Australia experiences fastest growth in net overseas migration in four years

Australia experiences fastest growth in net overseas migration in four years

Australia

Sunday, 26 March 2017

AUSTRALIA is experiencing its fastest growth in Net Overseas Migration (NOM) in four years, according to the latest figures released last week by the Australian...

Housing affordability much more than a 'supply issue': Planning Institute

Housing affordability much more than a 'supply issue': Planning Institute

Australia

Monday, 20 March 2017

WITH housing affordability at the top of the political agenda at both a state and national level, the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) has called...

Dwelling approvals increase by 1.8 per cent in January

Dwelling approvals increase by 1.8 per cent in January

Australia

Monday, 6 March 2017

FOLLOWING a downwardly revised decrease of 2.5 per cent in December, the total number of new dwellings approved in January increased by 1.8 per cent...

Infrastructure Australia identifies 100 projects and initiatives in newly revised Infrastructure Priority List

Infrastructure Australia identifies 100 projects and initiatives in newly revised Infrastructure Priority List

Australia

Monday, 27 February 2017

INFRASTRUCTURE Australia has identified 100 projects and initiatives as national priorities in a newly revised Infrastructure Priority List, which is the authoritative list of nationally-significant...

Dwelling approvals decrease by 1.2 per cent in December

Dwelling approvals decrease by 1.2 per cent in December

Australia

Monday, 6 February 2017

FOLLOWING an upwardly revised increase of 7.5 per cent in November, the total number of new dwellings approved in December decreased by 1.2 per cent...

NSW rail agencies well placed to manage patronage numbers up to 2019 but may struggle after: NSW Auditor-General

NSW rail agencies well placed to manage patronage numbers up to 2019 but may struggle after: NSW Auditor-General

New South Wales

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

NSW rail agencies are well placed to manage the forecast increase in passengers up to 2019, including joining the Sydney Metro Northwest to the network...

Newcastle Light Rail to be a majority wire-free system

Newcastle Light Rail to be a majority wire-free system

New South Wales

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

NEWCASTLE is set to be the only city in Australia with a majority wire-free light rail system, after Transport and Infrastructure Minister Andrew Constance last...

Draft Parramatta North Development Control Plan placed on exhibition

Draft Parramatta North Development Control Plan placed on exhibition

New South Wales

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE City of Parramatta Council last week encouraged the community to have their say on a new draft Development Control Plan (DCP) that will provide...

Parramatta CBD Strategic Transport Study released

Parramatta CBD Strategic Transport Study released

New South Wales

Monday, 17 April 2017

WITH Parramatta's Central Business District undergoing a major transformation, City of Parramatta Council has proposed a number of strategies to tackle future traffic congestion and...

Construction begins on Moorebank Logistics Park in Sydney's south-west

Construction begins on Moorebank Logistics Park in Sydney's south-west

New South Wales

Monday, 10 April 2017

CONSTRUCTION has commenced on the Moorebank Logistics Park in Sydney's south-west, which has been described as one of Australia's most important freight infrastructure projects to...

Final North Coast Regional Plan released by NSW Government

Final North Coast Regional Plan released by NSW Government

New South Wales

Sunday, 2 April 2017

THE NSW Government last month released the final North Coast Regional Plan 2036, which provides a blueprint that will guide planning and land use decisions...

Additional ferry routes and services announced by NSW Government

Additional ferry routes and services announced by NSW Government

New South Wales

Sunday, 2 April 2017

NEW and improved ferry services between the North Shore, CBD and Eastern Suburbs are set to start, with the NSW Government last week announcing two...

Development Assessment Best Practice Guide released by NSW Government

Development Assessment Best Practice Guide released by NSW Government

New South Wales

Sunday, 26 March 2017

NSW Planning and Housing Minister Anthony Roberts last week announced the release of a new Development Assessment Best Practice Guide, which aims to help councils...

Details released of new underground concourse at Sydney's Central Station

Details released of new underground concourse at Sydney's Central Station

New South Wales

Sunday, 26 March 2017

A BRAND new underground concourse at Central Station will better connect passengers to trains, buses, light rail and the new Sydney Metro, becoming the first...

$271m announced for third stage of Melbourne Park redevelopment

$271m announced for third stage of Melbourne Park redevelopment

Victoria

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

VICTORIAN Treasurer Tim Pallas and Sports Minister John Eren have announced $271.55 million to complete the third stage of the Melbourne Park redevelopment, which they...

Melbourne's all-night weekend public transport to become permanent following $193m funding announcement

Melbourne's all-night weekend public transport to become permanent following $193m funding announcement

Victoria

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

MELBOURNE'S extended trial of all-night weekend public transport will become permanent after Public Transport Minister Jacinta Allan last week announced $193.2 million to continue the...

Three bids received for $6bn Tunnel and Stations PPP for Melbourne Metro

Three bids received for $6bn Tunnel and Stations PPP for Melbourne Metro

Victoria

Monday, 17 April 2017

THE Victorian Government last week announced that the final bids for the $6 billion Tunnel and Stations Public Private Partnership (PPP) have been received, and...

Pedestrian overpass added to design of new Mernda station in Melbourne's north

Pedestrian overpass added to design of new Mernda station in Melbourne's north

Victoria

Monday, 17 April 2017

THE Victorian Government last week announced that a pedestrian overpass has been added to the design of the new Mernda station that will be built...

State Government announces formal commencement of Development Victoria

State Government announces formal commencement of Development Victoria

Victoria

Monday, 10 April 2017

VICTORIAN Major Projects Minister Jacinta Allan last week announced the formal commencement of Development Victoria, which will lead the development, renewal and revitalisation of public...

Environmental Effects Statement required for level crossing removals at Edithvale and Bonbeach

Environmental Effects Statement required for level crossing removals at Edithvale and Bonbeach

Victoria

Monday, 10 April 2017

AFTER releasing design details of the level crossing removals at Edithvale and Bonbeach earlier this year, the Victorian Government has confirmed that an Environmental Effects...

'Protecting Victoria's Environment – Biodiversity 2037' released by Victorian Government

'Protecting Victoria's Environment – Biodiversity 2037' released by Victorian Government

Victoria

Monday, 10 April 2017

THE Victorian Government last week released 'Protecting Victoria's Environment – Biodiversity 2037', a new long-term plan that aims to protect the environment and enable the...

Design of new Frankston Station revealed

Design of new Frankston Station revealed

Victoria

Sunday, 2 April 2017

THE Victorian Government last week unveiled the design of the new Frankston Station, which forms part of its $63 million transformation of the heart of...

Design and builder announced for Melbourne's West Gate Tunnel project

Design and builder announced for Melbourne's West Gate Tunnel project

Victoria

Sunday, 2 April 2017

VICTORIAN Premier Daniel Andrews this week announced that a consortium headlined by John Holland and CPB Contractors has been selected to build the West Gate...

Contract for first stage of Ipswich Motorway upgrade awarded to Bielby Hull Albem Joint Venture

Contract for first stage of Ipswich Motorway upgrade awarded to Bielby Hull Albem Joint Venture

Queensland

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE Queensland and Australian governments last week announced the contract for the $400 million Ipswich Motorway Upgrade from Rocklea to Darra Stage 1 has been...

Implementation Plan released for Townsville City Deal

Implementation Plan released for Townsville City Deal

Queensland

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE Australian and Queensland governments, together with Townsville City Council, have announced the release of the Implementation Plan for the Townsville City Deal, which identifies...

Proposed Brisbane International Cruise Terminal moves ahead following agreement between stakeholders

Proposed Brisbane International Cruise Terminal moves ahead following agreement between stakeholders

Queensland

Monday, 17 April 2017

PLANS for a new mega-cruise ship terminal near the mouth of the Brisbane River have progressed, with stakeholders reaching in-principle agreement with proponents Port of...

Half-a-billion-dollar roads package announced for Queensland

Half-a-billion-dollar roads package announced for Queensland

Queensland

Sunday, 26 March 2017

THE Australian and Queensland governments last week announced a roads package worth more than half a billion dollars for five projects, including six-laning of the...

State Government releases action plan to reform Queensland Rail

State Government releases action plan to reform Queensland Rail

Queensland

Monday, 13 March 2017

The State Government last week released its action plan to fix the trains and reform Queensland Rail, with Deputy Premier and Minister for Transport Jackie...

Two groups shortlisted for Ipswich Motorway Upgrade from Rocklea to Darra Stage 1

Two groups shortlisted for Ipswich Motorway Upgrade from Rocklea to Darra Stage 1

Queensland

Monday, 6 March 2017

THE $400 million Ipswich Motorway Upgrade from Rocklea to Darra Stage 1 is on schedule with the tender for design and construction to be awarded...

Shortlisted operators announced for Townsville Port Berth 4

Shortlisted operators announced for Townsville Port Berth 4

Queensland

Monday, 27 February 2017

PORT of Townsville Limited (POTL) has announced three companies have been shortlisted and invited to submit proposals to operate the Berth 4 container and general...

6,079ha State Development Area declared around Port of Bundaberg

6,079ha State Development Area declared around Port of Bundaberg

Queensland

Sunday, 12 February 2017

QUEENSLAND State Development Minister Anthony Lynham last week announced a new State Development Area (SDA) around the Port of Bundaberg, including land near the port...

Three companies shortlisted for construction of $250m North Queensland Stadium

Three companies shortlisted for construction of $250m North Queensland Stadium

Queensland

Sunday, 12 February 2017

QUEENSLAND State Development Minister Anthony Lynham last week announced that CPB Contractors, Watpac Construction, and Lendlease have been invited to tender for the managing contractor...

Contract for third and final stage of NorthLink WA awarded to CPB Contractors

Contract for third and final stage of NorthLink WA awarded to CPB Contractors

Western Australia

Monday, 6 February 2017

WEST Australian Transport Minister Bill Marmion last week awarded the third and final contract for the $1.12 billion NorthLink WA project to CPB Contractors, who...

WA Government endorses strategy for urban precincts around Belmont and Forrestfield train stations

WA Government endorses strategy for urban precincts around Belmont and Forrestfield train stations

Western Australia

Sunday, 29 January 2017

THE West Australian Government last week endorsed a strategy that supports the development of vibrant urban precincts around the new Belmont and Forrestfield train station...

Approval given to rezoning of 11-hectare Wilkins Road site in Kalamunda

Approval given to rezoning of 11-hectare Wilkins Road site in Kalamunda

Western Australia

Sunday, 29 January 2017

WEST Australian Planning Minister Donna Faragher last week announced the State Government's support for rezoning almost 11 hectares of land in Kalamunda from Parks and...

WA Government announces opening of $26m Edgewater Station car park

WA Government announces opening of $26m Edgewater Station car park

Western Australia

Monday, 23 January 2017

THE West Australian Government last week announced the opening of the new multi-storey car park at Edgewater Station, which has been delivered for under $26...

Forrestfield Station artist impressions released by WA Government

Forrestfield Station artist impressions released by WA Government

Western Australia

Monday, 16 January 2017

THE West Australian Government has released artist impressions of the future Forrestfield Station, which forms part of the $1.86 billion Forrestfield-Airport Link project and is...

Contract awarded for Stage 2 of $1.12 billion NorthLink WA project

Contract awarded for Stage 2 of $1.12 billion NorthLink WA project

Western Australia

Monday, 16 January 2017

THE second of three construction contracts for the $1.12 billion NorthLink WA has been awarded to the Great Northern Connect Team - a joint venture...

Georgiou Group awarded $51 million contract for Scarborough transformation

Georgiou Group awarded $51 million contract for Scarborough transformation

Western Australia

Monday, 16 January 2017

WEST Australian Deputy Premier Liza Harvey and Planning Minister Donna Faragher last week announced the appointment of civil works company Georgiou Group as head contractor...

Changes to Development Assessment Panel gazetted by WA Government

Changes to Development Assessment Panel gazetted by WA Government

Western Australia

Sunday, 18 December 2016

CHANGES to the Development Assessment Panel system were gazetted last week and will come into effect on February 1, 2017 to give local governments time...

CPB Contractors selected for design and construction of $55m Ellenbrook Bus Rapid Transit project

CPB Contractors selected for design and construction of $55m Ellenbrook Bus Rapid Transit project

Western Australia

Sunday, 27 November 2016

THE West Australian Government last week announced that CPB Contractors has been selected as the preferred proponent to work with Main Roads WA, the Public...

Construction begins on Adelaide's tallest residential apartment building

Construction begins on Adelaide's tallest residential apartment building

South Australia

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

CONSTRUCTION has commenced on Adelaide's tallest residential apartment project, with ground officially broken at the $100 million, 30-storey 'Kodo' development at 29 Angas Street, which...

Adelaide Lord Mayor calls for national population strategy

Adelaide Lord Mayor calls for national population strategy

South Australia

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

ADELAIDE Lord Mayor Martin Haese has called for a National Population Strategy to address the inequity of population growth in Australia, as well as an...

31 EOIs received for construction of SA Government-owned gas power plant

31 EOIs received for construction of SA Government-owned gas power plant

South Australia

Monday, 17 April 2017

FOLLOWING a two week expression of interest process, the South Australian Government last week announced that it has received 31 submissions from groups interested in...

City of Adelaide begins tender process for smart parking technology

City of Adelaide begins tender process for smart parking technology

South Australia

Monday, 17 April 2017

THE City of Adelaide is calling for tenders from experienced parking sensor technology providers to supply and implement smart parking technology in the city, which...

SA Government announces first stage of new Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act

SA Government announces first stage of new Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act

South Australia

Sunday, 2 April 2017

SOUTH Australian Deputy Premier and Planning Minister John Rau last week announced the beginning of the implementation of the first stage of the reforms brought...

Tenders called for design and construction of first stage of AdeLINK tram extension

Tenders called for design and construction of first stage of AdeLINK tram extension

South Australia

Sunday, 11 December 2016

THE South Australian Government last week called for tenders for the $50 million first stage of the expansion of Adelaide's tram network, which includes the...

$500m commercial and retail development at Adelaide Festival Plaza approved by SA Government

$500m commercial and retail development at Adelaide Festival Plaza approved by SA Government

South Australia

Sunday, 13 November 2016

A $500 million private commercial and retail development at Adelaide's Festival Plaza has been approved in another milestone for the redevelopment of the Riverbank precinct.

$235m office tower development confirmed for Adelaide at historic GPO site

$235m office tower development confirmed for Adelaide at historic GPO site

South Australia

Sunday, 6 November 2016

A NEW 20-storey office tower has been confirmed for the historic Adelaide GPO site at Victoria Square after the South Australian Government committed to a...

SA council amalgamations could save more than $500m: Property Council

SA council amalgamations could save more than $500m: Property Council

South Australia

Sunday, 16 October 2016

LANDMARK research commissioned by the Property Council of Australia has revealed that council amalgamations could deliver more than $500 million to local communities across South...

Launceston City Deal set to deliver transformation of Launceston

Launceston City Deal set to deliver transformation of Launceston

Tasmania

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE Commonwealth and Tasmanian governments and the City of Launceston last week signed the Launceston City Deal, which is a five-year plan from 2017 to...

Tasmanian Government calls for feedback on draft planning bill

Tasmanian Government calls for feedback on draft planning bill

Tasmania

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

TASMANIAN Planning and Local Government Minister Peter Gutwein has called for feedback on a draft bill that will amend the Land Use Planning and Approvals...

Tasmania's new State Planning Provisions finalised

Tasmania's new State Planning Provisions finalised

Tasmania

Monday, 27 February 2017

TASMANIAN Planning and Local Government Minister Peter Gutwein last week said Tasmania will become the first state to implement a single, statewide planning scheme after...

Infrastructure Australia approves business case for Hobart STEM relocation

Infrastructure Australia approves business case for Hobart STEM relocation

Tasmania

Tuesday, 21 February 2017

INFRASTRUCTURE Australia, the nation's independent infrastructure advisor, has approved the business case for the relocation of the University of Tasmania's Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics...

New vision for Hobart's Macquarie Point unveiled by Tasmanian Government

New vision for Hobart's Macquarie Point unveiled by Tasmanian Government

Tasmania

Sunday, 18 December 2016

TASMANIAN Premier Will Hodgman and the Minister for State Growth Matthew Groom last week announced a 'reset' of the vision for Macquarie Point in response...

Concept plans revealed for Devonport Living City Waterfront

Concept plans revealed for Devonport Living City Waterfront

Tasmania

Sunday, 11 December 2016

THE waterfront precinct concept plans for the Living City project in Devonport were unveiled for public feedback last week, showcasing the next stage of the...

State Planning Provisions report under consideration by Tasmanian Government

State Planning Provisions report under consideration by Tasmanian Government

Tasmania

Sunday, 11 December 2016

TASMANIAN Planning and Local Government Minister Peter Gutwein last week said he has received the Tasmanian Planning Commission's report on the draft State Planning Provisions...

Tasmania's Building Bill 2016 passed by State Parliament

Tasmania's Building Bill 2016 passed by State Parliament

Tasmania

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

TASMANIAN Building and Construction Minister Guy Barnett last week announced that the Building Bill 2016 has been passed by State Parliament, which forms part of...

Tasmanian Government announces independent review of Climate Change Act

Tasmanian Government announces independent review of Climate Change Act

Tasmania

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

THE Tasmanian Government last week said it has commissioned an independent review of the Climate Change (State Action) Act 2008 and released a discussion paper...

Ararat wind farm powers ACT towards 100 per cent renewable electricity target

Ararat wind farm powers ACT towards 100 per cent renewable electricity target

ACT

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

SEVENTY-FIVE turbines at the Ararat wind farm in Victoria are now feeding renewable electricity into the national grid as part of the ACT's 100 per...

Doma Group selected as preferred tenderer for the Canberra Brickworks development

Doma Group selected as preferred tenderer for the Canberra Brickworks development

ACT

Monday, 17 April 2017

THE preferred tenderer for the Canberra Brickworks has proposed an exciting long-term solution for this unique heritage precinct which will open up the site to...

Development application lodged for Red Hill Public Housing Precinct Redevelopment in Canberra

Development application lodged for Red Hill Public Housing Precinct Redevelopment in Canberra

ACT

Sunday, 2 April 2017

AN estate development plan for the former Red Hill public housing precinct, produced in consultation with the local community, has been lodged as a development...

New agencies to deliver a renewed CBD and increased land supply in ACT

New agencies to deliver a renewed CBD and increased land supply in ACT

ACT

Sunday, 2 April 2017

THE ACT Government introduced legislation last week to establish the City Renewal Authority and the Suburban Land Agency, which will help to deliver a renewed...

ACT Government unveils new Ministerial team following election

ACT Government unveils new Ministerial team following election

ACT

Sunday, 6 November 2016

FOLLOWING the finalisation of a Parliamentary Agreement between ACT Labor and the ACT Greens, the ACT Government last week unveiled a 'refreshed' Ministerial team, with...

City to Woden announced as next stage of a city wide light rail network in Canberra

City to Woden announced as next stage of a city wide light rail network in Canberra

ACT

Tuesday, 6 September 2016

WODEN to the City via the Parliamentary Triangle has been selected as the preferred route for the next stage of a Canberra's city wide light...

Change to solar access requirements will improve housing outcomes: ACT Planning Minister

Change to solar access requirements will improve housing outcomes: ACT Planning Minister

ACT

Saturday, 6 August 2016

ACT Planning Minister Mick Gentleman has announced changes to the Territory Plan, which aim to simplify solar access rules, improve housing affordability and reduce delays...

Capital Property Group selected as preferred proponent for $300m office development in Civic

Capital Property Group selected as preferred proponent for $300m office development in Civic

ACT

Monday, 1 August 2016

THE ACT Government has announced that Capital Property Group (CPG) has been selected as the preferred proponent to deliver a $300 million office development at...

Green light for residential development in west Belconnen

Green light for residential development in west Belconnen

ACT

Monday, 25 July 2016

APPROXIMATELY 6,500 dwellings including retail and community infrastructure will be developed in west Belconnen with a 360-hectare nature reserve created along the Murrumbidgee River, Minister...

$100m announced for transformation of the Darwin CBD

$100m announced for transformation of the Darwin CBD

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

NORTHERN Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner this week unveiled a $100 million plan to rejuvenate the Darwin CBD and transform the city centre into a...

NT Planning Minister announces dual occupancy review

NT Planning Minister announces dual occupancy review

Northern Territory

Monday, 10 October 2016

NT Planning Minister Nicole Manison last week announced a review of planning policy surrounding dual occupancy which currently automatically allows for two homes to be...

NT Government amends Planning Act to strengthen strategic planning

NT Government amends Planning Act to strengthen strategic planning

Northern Territory

Sunday, 3 July 2016

THE Northern Territory Government has amended the Planning Act to strengthen strategic planning in the Territory and limit the opportunities for spot rezoning.

NT Government releases 'HousingActionNT' housing blueprint

NT Government releases 'HousingActionNT' housing blueprint

Northern Territory

Sunday, 5 June 2016

THE Northern Territory Government last week released its blueprint for delivering hundreds of new homes and thousands of housing upgrades in remote, urban and regional...

Darwin Mid Suburbs Draft Area Plan released for comment

Darwin Mid Suburbs Draft Area Plan released for comment

Northern Territory

Monday, 29 February 2016

THE Northern Territory Planning Commission last week announced the public exhibition of the Darwin Mid Suburbs Draft Area Plan, which provides a framework to guide...

NT Planning Commission releases draft Litchfield Sub Regional Land Use Plan

NT Planning Commission releases draft Litchfield Sub Regional Land Use Plan

Northern Territory

Monday, 22 February 2016

THE Northern Territory Planning Commission last week released the draft Litchfield Sub Regional Land Use Plan, which aims to manage growth in Litchfield through a...

NT Planning Commission recommends Darwin Inner Suburbs Area Plan to Minister

NT Planning Commission recommends Darwin Inner Suburbs Area Plan to Minister

Northern Territory

Monday, 8 February 2016

FOLLOWING months of community, government and industry consultation, the Northern Territory Planning Commission has recommended the Darwin Inner Suburbs Area Plan to the Minister for...

Draft Alice Springs Regional Land Use Plan released for public consultation

Draft Alice Springs Regional Land Use Plan released for public consultation

Northern Territory

Monday, 23 November 2015

THE Northern Territory Planning Commission last week released the draft Alice Springs Regional Land Use Plan, which aims to establish a long term vision and...

NT Planning Commission launches Stage Two of the Darwin Inner Suburbs Area Planning project

NT Planning Commission launches Stage Two of the Darwin Inner Suburbs Area Planning project

Northern Territory

Monday, 16 November 2015

THE Northern Territory Planning Commission last week announced the launch of Stage Two of the Inner Suburbs Area Planning project, describing it as the culmination...

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