LA in the Media - Issue 122

13 August 2020 [The West Australian]
Katanning’s All Ages Playground secures triple title at WA Landscape Architecture Awards
Katanning’s revamped All Ages Playground has claimed three titles at this year’s WA Landscape Architecture Awards. Read more.

13 August 2020 [The Conversation]
These historic grasslands are becoming a weed-choked waste. It could be one of the world’s great parks

Volcanic plains stretching from Melbourne’s west to the South Australian border were once home to native grasslands strewn with wildflowers and a vast diversity of animals. Read more.
12 August 2020 [Architecture and Design]
How COVID-19 will change landscaping design

Our world is changing in unexpected ways as we come to grips with global pandemic and begin to imagine life beyond it. Read more.

12 August 2020 [Victor Harbor Times]
George T Fisher Playground gets $200,000 boost

Stage 2 of the upgrade of the George T Fisher Playground in Victor Harbor will be in construction in the 2020/21 financial year after an application to the state government has been approved. Read more.

4 August 2020 [Domain]
The Randwick apartments that come hand-in-hand with Sydney’s coolest playground and eateries

For generations, the Paris end of Randwick was The Spot, a boutique cluster of shops, restaurants and cafes sprinkled around the art deco Ritz Cinema. Read more.

10 August 2020 [Commercia Realestate]
Sydney Park wins gong at Architizer A+ Awards in New York

A major Sydney park has won the top prize at one of the world’s most prestigious architecture awards programs, entered by more than 5000 projects from more than 100 countries. Read more.

6 August 2020 [Your Neighbourhood]
Residential & Office Towers, Supermarket, Restaurants, Childcare & Retail – Sandgate Road, Albion

A development application has been lodged for a mixed-use proposal seeking one (1) residential tower and two (2) commercial office towers, specialty stores, childcare centre, retail, restaurants, showroom, supermarket and public plaza, located at 218 and 240 Sandgate Road, Albion. Read more.

5 August 2020 [Your Neighbourhood]
Approved – Sky Precinct Residential Tower, Newstead

A development application has been approved by Brisbane City Council for the new 25 storey residential tower, retail and park, located at 13 Cunningham Street and 57 Skyring Terrace, Newstead. Read more.

August 2020 [Green Magazine]
Sydney Park and Central Park recognised as top five in the world

As governments work to create safer public spaces in a COVID-19-affected world; two much-celebrated Sydney projects have been shortlisted in the world’s most extensive architecture awards program – being recognised internationally for their contribution to the community and environment. Read more.

3 August 2020 [The National Tribune]
Glenthorne National Park opens its gates

Glenthorne National Park – Ityamaiitpinna Yarta, Adelaide’s second metropolitan national park, has opened its gates to the public for the first time today. Read more. 

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