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Liyan-ngan Nyirrwa (Cultural Wellbeing Centre) by Nyamba Buru Yawuru and MudMap Studio won the Award of Excellence in the Health and Education Landscape category, a Regional Award and the WA Medal.

Winners announced: 2020 WA Landscape Architecture Awards

1 Aug 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

The winners of the 2020 WA Landscape Architecture Awards were announced at a ceremony in Perth on 31 July.

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Minda Coast Park by Oxigen took out the Award of Excellence in the Parks and Open Space category.

Winners announced: 2020 SA and NT Landscape Architecture Awards

25 Jul 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Awarded projects include a climate resilient school landscape and a coastal pedestrian and cyclist connection both in Adelaide; and a masterplan for a new civic precinct in Darwin.

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Domic by James Birrell Design Lab

Winners announced: 2020 QLD Landscape Architecture Awards

25 Jun 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

The Queensland chapter of AILA has awarded 17 projects from a total of 68 submissions.

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Kambri, Australian National University (ANU) by Aspect Studios in association with Lahznimmo Architects

Winners announced: 2020 ACT Landscape Architecture Awards

25 Jun 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Three projects received Awards of Excellence and seven projects were the recipients of Landscape Architecture Awards across the state program.

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Sunvale Community Park by Brimbank City Council

Winners announced: 2020 VIC Landscape Architecture Awards

25 Jun 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Twenty-six projects were awarded across 12 categories from a total of 50 entries.

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Mahon Pool Amenities and Maroubra Seals Swimming Clubhouse by Sue Barnsley Design.

Winners announced: 2020 NSW Landscape Architecture Awards

25 Jun 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Awarded projects include a garden that celebrates the heritage of Sydney’s Chinatown; a conservation framework for a major urban park; and an Indigenous dance ground for healing and belonging.

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National prize winner: Revival: Drug Rehabilitation Landscape by Oshadi Jayasinghe of Deakin University

2019 Landscape Student Prize

5 Feb 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

The winners of the 2019 Landscape Architecture Australia Student Prize.

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The design aims to reduce depression and loneliness and increase patients’ self satisfaction by connecting them to the soil and the process of growing food.

2019 Landscape Architecture Australia Student Prize: Deakin University

5 Feb 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Revival: Drug Rehabilitation Landscape by Oshadi Jayasinghe, Master of Landscape Architecture, Deakin University

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The evaporative infrastructures of District 1 produce vapour and intensely heat the surrounding atmosphere.

2019 Landscape Architecture Australia Student Prize: Queensland University of Technology

5 Feb 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Apotheosis by Rebecca Lee, Bachelor of Design (Landscape Architecture), Queensland University of Technology

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Each reserve has a planning area where participants design site specific management practices.

2019 Landscape Architecture Australia Student Prize: The University of Canberra

5 Feb 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Wayfinder by Fehin Coffey, Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Honours), The University of Canberra

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A herd feeds on the post-harvest remains of crops and creates manure that feeds the next cropping cycle during the “adaptive development” phase.

2019 Landscape Architecture Australia Student Prize: RMIT University

5 Feb 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Nomadic Mechanism by Rainie Zhang, Master of Landscape Architecture, RMIT University

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Within the tunnels, different conduction devices allow for multiple sensory experiences; sound pipelines extend into each animal’s living space, enabling visitors to hear different sounds.

2019 Landscape Architecture Australia Student Prize: The University of Adelaide

5 Feb 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Adelaide Sense City Zoo by Shan Huang, Master of Landscape Architecture, The University of Adelaide

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The design’s grassy hills and bush land reflect the 1880s paintings of Box Hill by Tom Roberts. The existing brickwork heritage offers a new landmark.

2019 Landscape Architecture Australia Student Prize: The University of Melbourne

5 Feb 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Transitioning to renewable energy: An integrated landscape approach by Cheng Xing, Master of Landscape Architecture, The University of Melbourne

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Edge treatments prioritize ecosystem health while reconnecting people to the creek.

2019 Landscape Architecture Australia Student Prize: UNSW Sydney

5 Feb 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Returning Toongabbie by Emma Lacoste, Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Honours), UNSW Sydney

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Drawing on the history of mushroom growing in Australia, the disused railway tunnels under Sydney become a productive network again.

2019 Landscape Architecture Australia Student Prize: University of Technology Sydney

5 Feb 2020, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Gateway to the Third Kingdom by Ella Farley, Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Honours), University of Technology Sydney

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Howard Smith Wharves by HSW Nominees, Urbis and Woods Bagot

The winners of the 2019 Australian Urban Design Awards

30 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Ten of Australia’s best urban design works have received awards and commendations at the 2019 Australian Urban Design Awards.

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Building Height Standards Review Project by Leigh Woolley Architect and Urban Design Consultant

2019 Australian Urban Design Awards: Winner of Leadership, Advocacy and Research – City and Regional Scale

30 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Building Height Standards Review Project by Leigh Woolley Architect and Urban Design Consultant

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Automated and Zero Emission Vehicles – How They Might Reshape Our Streets by Ethos Urban and Urban Circus

2019 Australian Urban Design Awards: Commendation for Leadership, Advocacy and Research – City and Regional Scale

30 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Automated and Zero Emission Vehicles – How They Might Reshape Our Streets by Ethos Urban and Urban Circus

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Howard Smith Wharves by HSW Nominees, Urbis and Woods Bagot

2019 Australian Urban Design Awards: Winner of Built Projects – City and Regional Scale

30 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Howard Smith Wharves by HSW Nominees, Urbis and Woods Bagot

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Maitland Levee and Riverlink Building by McGregor Coxall and Chrofi

2019 Australian Urban Design Awards: Winner of Built Projects – City and Regional Scale

30 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Maitland Levee and Riverlink Building by McGregor Coxall and Chrofi

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Caulfield to Dandenong Level Crossing Removal Project by Aspect Studios with Cox Architecture

2019 Australian Urban Design Awards: Commendation for Built Projects – City and Regional Scale

30 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Caulfield to Dandenong Level Crossing Removal Project by Aspect Studios with Cox Architecture

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Engaging the community in the principles of urban design: Serious Urban Play by University of the Sunshine Coast

2019 Australian Urban Design Awards: Commendation for Leadership, Advocacy and Research – Local and Neighbourhood Scale

30 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Engaging the community in the principles of urban design: Serious Urban Play by University of the Sunshine Coast

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Flour Mill of Summer Hill by Hassell

2019 Australian Urban Design Awards: Winner of Built Projects – Local and Neighbourhood Scale

30 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Flour Mill of Summer Hill by Hassell

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Ferrars Street Education and Community Precinct by Tract

2019 Australian Urban Design Awards: Winner of Built Projects – Local and Neighbourhood Scale

30 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Ferrars Street Education and Community Precinct by Tract

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Bridge of Remembrance by Denton Corker Marshall

2019 Australian Urban Design Awards: Commendation for Built Projects – Local and Neighbourhood Scale

30 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Bridge of Remembrance by Denton Corker Marshall

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Rosanna Station by MGS Architects and Jacobs

2019 Australian Urban Design Awards: Commendation for Built Projects – Local and Neighbourhood Scale

30 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Rosanna Station by MGS Architects and Jacobs

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First place winner: "The Gap" by Marti Fooks, Claire Winsor, Suhas Vasudeva and Jacqueline Heggli

Winners revealed: The Future Park Design Ideas Competition

16 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

An “ambitious vision that combines a critique of a social injustice with a driver for landscape change in the city“ has won The Future Park Design Ideas Competition.

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Bendigo Hospital Project by Oculus with Paul Thompson

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards announced

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects has announced the winners of the 2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards.

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Bendigo Hospital Project by Oculus with Paul Thompson

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Award of Excellence for Civic Landscape

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Bendigo Hospital Project by Oculus with Paul Thompson

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Karratha Health Campus by Hassell

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Landscape Architecture Award for Civic Landscape

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Karratha Health Campus by Hassell

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Malop Street Green Spine by Outlines Landscape Architecture

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Landscape Architecture Award for Civic Landscape

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Malop Street Green Spine by Outlines Landscape Architecture

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Yagan Square by Aspect Studios, Lyons Architecture and Iredale Pederson Hook

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Landscape Architecture Award for Civic Landscape

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Yagan Square by Aspect Studios, Lyons Architecture and Iredale Pedersen Hook

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Southern Parklands Framework by Tyrrell Studio in collaboration with Western Sydney Parklands Trust

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Award of Excellence for Parks and Open Space

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Southern Parklands Framework by Tyrrell Studio in collaboration with Western Sydney Parklands Trust

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Felixstow Reserve by Aspect Studios and Oxigen

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Landscape Architecture Award for Parks and Open Space

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Felixstow Reserve by Aspect Studios and Oxigen

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Monash University Eastern Precinct Landscape by TCL (Taylor Cullity Lethlean)

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Landscape Architecture Award for Parks and Open Space

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Monash University Eastern Precinct Landscape by TCL (Taylor Cullity Lethlean)

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Sea Play on the Bay, Busselton by Plan E

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Award of Excellence for Play Spaces

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Sea Play on the Bay, Busselton by Plan E

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Hobart Legacy Park Community Hub by Playce

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Landscape Architecture Award for Play Spaces

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Hobart Legacy Park Community Hub by Playce

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Jo Wheatley All Abilities Play Space by Fiona Robbé Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Playspace Design, Rotary Clubs of Nedlands, Subiaco and West Perth, City of Nedlands and Earthcare Landscapes

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Landscape Architecture Awards for Play Spaces

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Jo Wheatley All Abilities Play Space by Fiona Robbé Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Playspace Design, Rotary Clubs of Nedlands, Subiaco and West Perth, City of Nedlands and Earthcare Landscapes

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City Bikeways: North–South Bikeway by City of Adelaide

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Award of Excellence for Infrastructure

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

City Bikeways: North–South Bikeway by City of Adelaide

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Caulfield to Dandenong Level Crossing Removal Project by Aspect Studios and Cox Architecture

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Landscape Architecture Award for Infrastructure

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Caulfield to Dandenong Level Crossing Removal Project by Aspect Studios and Cox Architecture

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Sunset Heritage Precinct by Hassell

2019 National Landscape Architecture Awards: Landscape Architecture Award for Cultural Heritage

11 Oct 2019, LandscapeAustralia Editorial Desk

Sunset Heritage Precinct by Hassell

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