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University of Tasmania

Infrastructure Australia approves business case for Hobart STEM relocation

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 (STEM) facilities to Hobart CBD and added the project to the Infrastructure Priority List.

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  • Category: Tasmania
Artist's impression of Crown Resorts' proposed One Queensbridge development at Southbank, Melbourne

Crown Melbourne gains approval for 90-storey Queensbridge Hotel tower

VICTORIAN Premier Daniel Andrews last week joined Planning Minister Richard Wynne to announce planning approval for Crown Melbourne's new six-star hotel – a 90-storey tower that will feature 388 hotel rooms, visitor attractions and 708 residential apartments.

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  • Category: Victoria
Port of Bundaberg

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

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 on the eastern side of the Burnett River as well as agricultural and rural land on the river's western side.

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  • Category: Queensland
'New Units'

Dwelling approvals decrease by 1.2 per cent in December

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, in seasonally adjusted terms, according to the latest figures released last week by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

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  • Category: Australia

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