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SYDNEY | The Ribbon | Pro
The Ribbon is a proposed 91m tall mixed use development at Sydney's Darling Harbour.
Several other nicknames have sprung to mind, primarily 'The Jellybean' and 'The Caravan.'
The DA is for;
31 Wheat Road, Sydney
Redevelopment of IMAX Building
This application seeks approval for the following development:
Demolition of the existing IMAX building, tourist office and amenities block.
Construction of a new 20 storey building for office, retail and entertainment
purposes, and a separate 2 storey building with a combined total Gross Floor
Area of approximately 74,233m2.
Approximately 62,427m2 for office purposes, up to 15 storeys above
the level of the Western Distributor.
Approximately 11,100m2 for retail and entertainment uses, including
an IMAX cinema in the ‘podium’ levels (below the Western Distributor).
86 car parking spaces to be located within the podium levels and 332 bicycle
parking spaces on ground level.
Max RL 93.50 or approximately 90.6m above ground level.
Rumour has it that Google is looking to take up the building for its Australian HQ.