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House This! Density in Melbourne

posted 07.10 in events.

The ARBV + Melbourne Open House Speaker Series – No 2.

Date: Monday 19 July 2010
Topic: House This! Density in Melbourne
Time: Doors open at 6.00pm and close at 9.00pm Presentations start at 6.30pm sharp
Event Location: BMW Edge, Federation Square, Flinders St (Cnr Swanston), Melbourne Vic 3000
Presented By: Melbourne Open House (MOH) + The Architects Registration Board of Victoria (ARBV) as part of Design Capital

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New town, old ideas?

posted 04.10 in news.

toolern map

Toolern A new $15B city is to be built on the road to Ballarat. It’s called Toolern, and will plug lots of the rural gap between Caroline Springs and Melton. The new town’s footprint, if overlaid onto a map of Melbourne, would stretch...

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Let's spend some money

posted 07.09 in news.

At the Planning Institute of Victoria forum on Wednesday, Professor Rob Adams announced some startling findings, from a report commissioned by the DPCD. Adams said, “the hidden costs of development, of 1000 houses built on the periphery of...

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