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Landscape Architecture Australia, November 2012

Landscape Architecture Australia, November 2012

Landscape Architecture Australia

Reviews, news and opinions on landscape architecture, urban design and planning.

Articles

A naturalistic path through a London Park.
Practice | Stephen Perry | 8 Apr 2016

Aesthetics in the landscape

Translating aesthetics into design can change people’s responses to their environment, argues Stephen Perry.

8.5m-wide footpaths now run along either side of the 13m-wide road.
Review | Helen Norrie | 3 May 2016

Flinders Street (Qld) revitalization

A redevelopment of Townsville’s main street by Gamble McKinnon Green captures its historic character.

The underground tunnels provide access to Balls Head Reserve.
Review | Joshua Zeunert | 3 May 2016

The Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability

A once inaccessible Sydney site is repurposed by Hassell as an environmentally sensitive community space.

Values Mapping.
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA Australian Medal for Landscape Architecture

Walyjala-jala buru jayida jarringun buru Nyamba Yawuru ngan-ga mirli mirli, (Planning for the future: Yawuru Cultural Management Plan) by UDLA

Old fencing wire used for sculptures in front of mudbrick wall.
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA Edna Walling National Award for Residential Designed Landscapes: Design

Roogulli (Bywong NSW) by Fresh Landscape Design

Clifton Hill Railway Project Landscape by Jeavons Landscape Architects.
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Design

Clifton Hill Railway Project Landscape by Jeavons Landscape Architects

SW1 by Andrew Green (formerly Gamble McKinnon Green).
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Design

SW1 by Andrew Green (formerly Gamble McKinnon Green)

Jack Evans Boat Harbour, Tweed Heads by Aspect Studios
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Design

Jack Evans Boat Harbour, Tweed Heads by Aspect Studios

Pirrama Park by Aspect Studios
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Design

Pirrama Park by Aspect Studios

The Australian Garden and New Entry at the National Gallery of Australia by McGregor Coxall
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Design

The Australian Garden and New Entry at the National Gallery of Australia by McGregor Coxall

Picnic structures adjacent community entertainment precinct.
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Design

Robelle Domain by Vee Design

Secrets are shared with a friend.
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Design

Mueller Park Universal Playspace by Ecoscape (Australia) Pty Ltd

The campus and Reconciliation Place viewed from the NLA podium. Questacon is visible on the right and the NGA view corridor is revealed through the removal of Enid Lyons Street and transplanting of some 30 mature Plane Trees. The NLA water feature was restored to match its former glory. 
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Design

Humanities and Science Campus (Parliamentary Triangle, Canberra) by Spackman Mossop Michaels

The sublime beauty of the animals moving through water is enhanced by the simple treatment of the pools.
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Design

Wild Sea Exhibit, Melbourne Zoo by Taylor Cullity Lethlean

The River and Waterway Strategy.
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award of Excellence: Planning

Bingara and the Living Classroom by John Mongard Landscape Architects

Masterplan.
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Planning

Bonner P-6 School & Aboriginal & Torres Straight Islander Learning & Cultural Centre by Harris Hobbs

Ongoing community engagement and involvement has been a hallmark. This included the planting of over 3000 sunflowers by local school children.
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Planning

Bendigo Botanic Gardens Master Plan by City of Bendigo

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Land Management
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Land Management

Lollipop Creek by Fitzgerald Frisby Landscape Architecture

A Riverboat on the Grafton River.
News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Planning

Clarence River Way Masterplan by Clouston Associates

News | 8 Apr 2016

2012 AILA National Landscape Architecture Award: Planning

Itaoui Woodland Park by McGregor Coxall

The parkland’s central lake is surrounded by paths and lawn.
Review | Catherin Bull | 2 May 2016

Roma Street Parkland

A decade after completion, this sixteen-hectare parkland is still making a significant contribution life in Brisbane.