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#HandsOffAnzacHall Campaign Update

The National Capital Authority (NCA) has this week approved the demolition of the award-winning Anzac Hall and the removal of 140 trees as part of the Australian War Memorial’s (AWM)

Bushfire recovery, spirit and strength

I could quote the statistics – 18,600,000 hectares burned, 5,900 buildings destroyed, 34 lives lost, 1,000,000,000 animals killed. I could tell you about better building practices – strengthened BAL40 guidelines, a revised National Construction Code, new and improved fire attenuation materials.

Acumen June 2021 update

Learning. Engaging. Knowing. Our Acumen notes continue to provide knowledge and engagement to all levels of the profession, from students to experienced practitioners. In this update, view some of our

2021 SuperStudio Chapter Winners

SuperStudio 2021 encouraged participants to explore a vision of how architecture for the future may reflect the concept of evolving identity in connection to people, practice and country. Reflecting upon

HOUSES NEW | Macdonald Road House

Macdonald Road House Philip Stejskal Architecture 2021 Western Australia Architecture Awards Macdonald Road House | Philip Stejskal Architecture | Photographer: Bo Wong 2021 Western Australia Architecture Awards: residential architecture –

HOUSES NEW | Enclosed House II

Enclosed House II MORQ 2021 Western Australia Architecture Awards Enclosed House II | MORQ | Photographer: Glenn Russell 2021 Western Australia Architecture Awards: residential architecture – houses (new) Enclosed House

Big-spending Budget steers clear of systemic reform

UNDERSTAND THE BUDGET HIGHLIGHTS PERTINENT TO THE ARCHITECTURE PROFESSION Hopes that the Federal Government would use its second ‘pandemic’ budget to turn the unprecedented conditions created by COVID-19 into an

How Timber Sustains Us

As our climate changes, we look to source and use materials that embody a more conscious and sustainable future. As a renewable source, timber tops the list. However, what makes timber special? How is it best used? What timber is best for which application? The variety of timber is manifold and this session’s expert knowledge will inform and educate.