The Newcastle Architecture Awards celebrates design excellence in architecture in Newcastle. It is also a great way for architects to receive public and peer recognition for projects and helps the Institute to promote architects and architecture within Newcastle, NSW, across Australia and internationally. This year’s projects demonstrate the high calibre of architecture being produced in the Newcastle region.
Winners were announced at a special virtual presentation livestreamed on YouTube on Friday 19 March 2021.
Sixteen projects across ten categories were recognised by the jury for their contribution to architecture in Newcastle, with accolades awarded to:
- House at Pretty Beach | lahznimmo architects | Newcastle Architecture Medal | Award for Residential Architecture – Houses (New)
- The Big Tree House | Curious Practice | Commendation for Educational Architecture
- Newcastle Visitor Information Centre | EJE Architecture | Award for Heritage Architecture
- Fronte Oceano | ANTHONY ST JOHN PARSONS | Award for Interior Architecture
- Maitland Regional Athletics Complex | Maitland City Council with Studio Dot | Award for Public Architecture
- Port Stephens HealthOne | SHAC | Commendation for Public Architecture | COLORBOND® Award for Steel Architecture
- Valencia Street | Curious Practice | Award for Residential Architecture – Houses (Alterations & Additions) | Commendation for Sustainable Architecture
- Cliff Cottage | Dianna Thomas Architect | Commendation for Residential Architecture – Houses (Alterations & Additions)
- Hatherly House | SDA | Commendation for Residential Architecture – Houses (Alterations & Additions)
- Wangi Waterfront House | SHAC | Commendation for Residential Architecture – Houses (New)
- Lambton House | Curious Practice | Commendation for Residential Architecture – Houses (New)
- Lume | SJB | Award for Residential Architecture – Multiple Housing
- Alma Residences | CKDS Architecture | Commendation for Residential Architecture – Multiple Housing
The livestreamed event was hosted by Viv O’Connell, and featured Newcastle Division Co-Chair of the NSW Regional Committee Phoebe Glanville, Jury Chair Philip Pollard and NSW Chapter President Laura Cockburn.
Congratulations once again to winners, thank you to our jurors for their dedicated work, and entrants for supporting this important awards program. With thanks to our partners BlueScope COLORBOND, Dulux, Brickworks, Bondor, Lysaght, Fielders, Bosch, Built Environment Channel, NBS, Planned Cover and Architecture Media.
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