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Designed by Lend Lease Design and housing their Melbourne offices, this blockish building (labelled FUJITSU) is part of the spanking new end of town. It’s a small building compared to its mammoth neighbours and is green enough to rate six stars on the sustainability gauge .

The areas accessible on today’s tour were just the foyer (planted wall and Gasgoine-esque timber lining), and the 2nd floor offices of Lend Lease, very comfortably fitted out by Hecker Phelan Guthrie . An internal photography ban means there are no happy snaps here, but click that HPG link for a pic of Lend Lease’s living room. The table in the distance comes equiped with a lego set…

Here’s a link to Lend Lease’s project PDF.

Docklands,   Melbourne
Victoria,   Australia
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825 Bourke Street, Victoria Harbour (Docklands)

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