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by Mants
Mon Dec 02, 2013 1:40 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Rundle Mall Redevelopment | $30m
Replies: 1240
Views: 241259

[COM] Re: U/C: Rundle Mall Redevelopment | $30m

Well he was clearly wrong about the tram extension, but to be fair to him, the wine centre is a complete white elephant. Who would want to go in it when from outside there doesn't even seem to be an entrance? Can you even go in it? I honestly don't know, that's how good the publicity is! The locati...
by Mants
Wed Oct 30, 2013 9:27 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: [APP] Coles Norwood Redevelopment | 8 Lvls
Replies: 69
Views: 43900

[APP] Re: VIS: Coles Norwood Redevelopment | 8 Lvls

I heard a rumour that coles at norwood may be closing down.
by Mants
Tue Oct 29, 2013 6:19 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Adelaide in Lonely Planet's Top 10 for 2014
Replies: 68
Views: 21095

Re: Beer Garden

It makes me wonder whether there is an aspect of unconscious misogyny in all of this, as Australia's only 'female' capital? i agree with everything else you have said...but would you care to explain the meaning of this statement? Well, Adelaide is the only capital city named after a female. The oth...
by Mants
Tue Oct 29, 2013 5:48 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Adelaide in Lonely Planet's Top 10 for 2014
Replies: 68
Views: 21095

Re: Beer Garden

Will wrote:It makes me wonder whether there is an aspect of unconscious misogyny in all of this, as Australia's only 'female' capital?
i agree with everything else you have said...but would you care to explain the meaning of this statement?
by Mants
Sun Oct 27, 2013 6:28 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [VIS] New Womens and Childrens Hospital
Replies: 99
Views: 39641

[VIS] Re: PRO : New Womens and Childrens Hospital

this is getting very exciting! If you find hospitals exciting places to be, I suppose it is! It's exciting in terms of health Pushbutton. Obviously you don't go to hospital for a good time. Even you must surely acknowledge that as a health outcome for this state it is very exciting and would be a t...
by Mants
Sat Oct 26, 2013 7:00 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [VIS] New Womens and Childrens Hospital
Replies: 99
Views: 39641

[VIS] Re: PRO : New Womens and Childrens Hospital

this is getting very exciting!
by Mants
Fri Sep 13, 2013 7:19 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [SWP] Lot 14 (Old RAH Site)
Replies: 733
Views: 177144

[SWP] Re: #PRO: Former RAH Site (Design Competition)

even after looking at the other entries that didn't make the shortlist, only one design really stood out for me.

some very lack-lustrous and meagre designs, in my opinion.
by Mants
Sun Aug 11, 2013 9:22 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Adelaide Convention Centre - Stage 3 | $350m
Replies: 1461
Views: 404224

[COM] Re: U/C: Adelaide Convention Centre | $350m

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by Mants
Tue Aug 06, 2013 4:29 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: News & Discussion: CBD Retail
Replies: 3378
Views: 734057

Re: News & Discussion: CBD Retail

i'm sure it wont be long before things begin to be announced!
by Mants
Mon Aug 05, 2013 9:46 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: News & Discussion: CBD Retail
Replies: 3378
Views: 734057

Re: News & Discussion: CBD Retail

I have heard several exciting things regarding this redevelopment and the centre's top floors. If done properly, it could actually work really well.
by Mants
Sat Aug 03, 2013 1:08 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: News & Discussion: CBD Retail
Replies: 3378
Views: 734057

Re: News & Discussion: CBD Retail

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by Mants
Wed Jul 17, 2013 11:00 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] Festival Plaza Redevelopment | $800 million
Replies: 1074
Views: 287204

[U/C] Re: PRO: 27lvl Commercial & Entertainment tower - Festival P

I would be in support of this...changing the postcard image of Adelaide is essential IMO.
by Mants
Tue Jul 16, 2013 8:49 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: News & Discussion: CBD Retail
Replies: 3378
Views: 734057

Re: News & Discussion: CBD Retail

Point Zero is woeful...I too was hoping for a Zara-esque style of clothing before visiting. Every article I came across had a tacky print over it, which reminded me of a terrible Christian Audigier design. Adelaide could do without this store.
by Mants
Mon Jul 08, 2013 1:56 am
Forum: Visions & Suggestions
Topic: Adelaide Bashing - Strategies to Combat
Replies: 82
Views: 23387

Re: Adelaide Bashing - Strategies to Combat

monotonehell wrote:So knock it down?

That would solve all the arguments.
i was going to suggest that :wink:
by Mants
Sun Jul 07, 2013 6:29 pm
Forum: Visions & Suggestions
Topic: Adelaide Bashing - Strategies to Combat
Replies: 82
Views: 23387

Re: Adelaide Bashing - Strategies to Combat

I don't feel the need to repeat myself again. It is obvious that Adelaide will never have a great skyline when compared to NYC, Shanghai, etc. And it is probably true to suggest that nobody will really come here to admire the skyline itself. However, I honestly believe that drawing attention away fr...