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…

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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…

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Justine Wilson

Name: Justine Wilson Position: Director Company: Vault Interiors   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of construction & development? The fast pace and ever-changing nature of our industry, general design trends and materials change, along with the real estate market which is subject to many external factors. Even the way people…

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Industry responds to Brisbane design strategies

The Property Council has provided a submission in response to the consultation documents produced in relation to the Brisbane City Council design strategy. Public consultation has recently been held on Design-led City – a design strategy for Brisbane and the draft New World City design guide – Subtropical homes for a Brisbane lifestyle. The Design-Lead City document sets out the…

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New Retirement Community Accreditation Scheme Ready to Go

The Australian Retirement Village Accreditation Scheme (ARVAS), the new, unified accreditation scheme for retirement community owners and operators, is now open for business. The ARVAS standards are now finalised following the consideration and evaluation of feedback received from industry and stakeholders. ARVAS is designed to be supported by the Retirement Living Code of Conduct, forming a…

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