LA in the Media - Issue 90

AILA Landscape Architect Simon Mahar at the playground he designed at the new residential estate Enclave at Earlville. Image: STEWART MCLEAN

22 February 2019 [Landscape Architecture Aotearoa]
The connection between wildfires and spatial design

Landscape architects are being urged to consider wildfire risk factors when designing and planning, as climate change increases the fire threat level. Read more.

21 February 2019 [The Daily Telegraph]

Cairns’ newest residential estate reaches first milestone

Initially breaking ground last year, Urbex is leading the charge as developer of Enclave and is working with BMD Urban delivering civil works and JMac Constructions, which is delivering the landscaping. Read more.

20 February 2019 [Australian Property Journal]
Hassell and SO-IL to redesign arts precinct 

MELBOURNE-based design practice Hassell and New York’s SO-IL will lead a local and international team to redesign the Melbourne arts precinct redevelopment. Based in Brooklyn, SO-IL (Solid Objects Idenburg Liu) has previously worked with New York’s MoMA and Frieze Art Fair. Read more.

19 February 2019 [The Courier Mail]
Coffees and ice creams now on offer at Morialta playground

Parents and hikers looking for a pick-me-up will no longer have to travel too far to get a coffee or ice cream at Morialta Conservation Park. Read more.

19 February 2019 [Education HQ]
Parktopia a dream STEAM project

It’s every child’s dream to design the perfect park, and a group of lucky Grade 5 and 6 kids from Pascoe Vale North Primary School got to turn that dream into reality when they helped to design and construct a temporary Parktopia in Coburg’s North Linear Reserve. Read more.

19 February 2019 [Architecture AU]
Aspect and Aileen Sage design playground in Sydney CBD
Aspect Studios and Aileen Sage Architects have designed an experiential children’s playground for the City of Sydney. The proposal would see the addition of the playground to the existing Cook and Phillip Park in the Sydney CBD. Read more.

18 February 2019 [Landscape Australia]
Landscape Australia Conference, Melbourne, May 2019

Following two iterations in Sydney, which drew together some of the most intriguing Australian and international landscape architects working today, the 2019 Landscape Australia Conference will be held in Melbourne on 11 May. Read more.

18 February 2019 [Arts Review]
Glenn Murcutt announced MPavilion 2019 Architect

The Naomi Milgrom Foundation has announced the commission for the sixth annual MPavilion has been awarded to Pritzker Prize-winning Australian architect Glenn Murcutt AO. Read more.

13 February 2019 []
Balwyn beauty offers big land for big asking price of up to $10 million

A massive Balwyn property featuring a full-sized tennis court on its own title is sure to be a hit among buyers. At least, those who can dig deep enough to meet the $9.1-$10 million asking price.


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