54RepliesWhat a giant waste of money, but then again it is the Adelaide City Council so no surprise. What about a "walk" for straight people? What about a "walk" for any other demographic group? Why just for homosexuals? Kind of like womens rights...the hardcore feminists demand equal rights blah blah, but then the moment a bloke treats them just like they would a bloke, it's "oh you cant treat women like that blah blah blah". Now it's the homosexuals. They want equal...Last reply by Matt in The Pub 3 hours ago
815RepliesIf worse comes to worst, seeing as this project actually appears to have two 'towers', the taller southern building and the shorter northern setback, maybe it would be logical to proceed with one or the other, and hold off on the other section until market conditions improve or a substantial pre-commitment is issued to warrant its construction? Using this and the subdivision of office space like AoP would probably help this one move along in its current...Last reply by Pikey in CBD Development 3 hours ago
629RepliesApartments & townhouses adjacent to the Findon shopping centre (Winona Street) http://xaragmata.dyndns-web.com/album/adelaide/west/findon/slides/IMG_1089.jpg http://xaragmata.dyndns-web.com/album/adelaide/west/findon/slides/IMG_1091.jpg http://xaragmata.dyndns-web.com/album/adelaide/west/findon/slides/IMG_1093.jpgLast reply by Torrens_5022 in Metropolitan Development 8 hours ago
1625Repliesgreat idea about Leigh St As for Gouger Street, the roadway needs major streetscaping. For a 1 laned, cafe and restaurant street, its ruled by cars. End the 45 degree carparks, narrow the roadway and increase the width of the footpaths. Gouger Street has way more potential than a car traffic funnel that it currently is Both Rundle and Gouger suffer from having a...Last reply by The Scooter Guy in CBD Development 8 hours ago
2998RepliesI'll add stuff to this thread as I come across it. Not game to read this whole thing in a single sitting Population Target - Increase permanent population of city to 26,000 by 2010. Increase overnight population to 34,000 by 2010. Both targets are double of the 2001 population figure. End of June 2004: Permanent residents - 14,361 (+627 on 2003, +1,530 on 2001). Way behind target, however when you look at last year's increase compared to the prior years, the pace has improved...Last reply by Nathan in CBD Development 10 hours ago
Adelaide CC - Submission by Hassell
Written by Howie Thursday, 10 February 2011 08:49
This isn't what will be built at the Adelaide Convention Centre site, but rather a submission by Hassell in the open design comp. Woods Bagot have won the tender for it's design, but just for a future point of reference i'll post up what Hassell came up with.
Thanks to Metro for the find.
More info on the Adelaide CC thread here.
CC8 / Aust Tax Office - U/C Update
Written by Howie Thursday, 10 February 2011 08:42
Xaragmata has posted some more progress shots of City Central Tower 8 / ATO building in case you're interested to see how construction is moving along.
And here's an early render of the building from 2009.
For more pics and info, mosey onto our forum thread here.
Fullarton Living Choice - SWP
Written by Howie Thursday, 10 February 2011 08:34
AG has noted that demolition has commenced on the site of Fullarton Living Choice. Approval was granted in December for a retirement village to accommodate up to 333 residents in across two four storey buildings.
Residents appear to be glad to see the former Julia Farr building, which has fallen into disrepair, demolished.
Here's a render of the development posted by Wayno in December last year.
More info in our forum thread here.
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