$350 Million Burleigh Heads Towers

The Urban Developer The fast-growing Gold Coast hot spot of Burleigh Heads may soon welcome two 23-storey towers and its first five-star hotel after developer Nielson Properties lodged a development application last week. Nielson Properties has teamed up with Chris Vitale of Brisbane’s Pointcorp group to develop the $350 million project, which comprises a 132-key…

National Retirement Living Summit 2019

National Retirement Living Summit 2019 20-22 November 2019 The Star Gold Coast The Property Council of Australia and Retirement Living Committee’s National Retirement Living Summit is the year’s biggest annual event dedicated exclusively to the retirement living sector. Senior leaders from retirement village operators and service providers gather to discuss the important issues and trends,…

New South Bank Ferry Terminal Upgrade

Brisbane City Council will this week lodge plans to transform one of Brisbane’s busiest ferry terminals, as part of a $70 million investment to upgrade terminals along the Brisbane River. Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner said Council had now finalised the proposed design for the upgraded South Bank 1 and 2 ferry terminals and was confident…

Our Grandmothers are the largest growing list of individuals on the social housing waitlist. How do we prevent our daughters being the same?

Our Grandmothers are the largest growing list of individuals on the social housing waitlist. How do we prevent our daughters being the same?

If a nation’s greatness is measured by how it treats its elderly and vulnerable, Australia is set to fall shamefully short. Women aged over 50 are the fastest growing group of people at risk of homelessness in this lucky country, with a 30 per cent rise in the number of grandmothers, mothers, aunts and sisters…