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Old November 6th, 2005, 02:26 AM   #21
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Melbourne is still very nice with the addtion of Eureka but I go for Sydney
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Old November 13th, 2005, 01:33 AM   #22
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I like sydney the most
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Old November 19th, 2005, 01:10 PM   #23
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Hmmm my thoughts !

1] Melbourne



2] Sydney
3] Gold Coast
4] Auckland

5] Brisbane
6] Perth
7] Wellington
8] Adelaide
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Old February 6th, 2006, 08:37 AM   #24
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Perth4life3
*brisbane doesnt really go in a line anywhere, its just a mess and clusters, there no like real views of the skyline as one because the river curves heeps.
I would have thought you'd be a bit more mature by now....



1. Sydney*
2. Melbourne*
3. Brisbane*
4. Perth - Auckland* - GC*
7. Wellington
8. Adelaide

*cities I've visited.
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Old February 6th, 2006, 08:53 AM   #25
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1) Sydney
2) Melbourne
3) Perth
4) Gold Coast
5) Brisbane
6) Auckland
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Old February 6th, 2006, 10:40 AM   #26
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Sydney then melbourne then Perth.
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Old February 6th, 2006, 10:54 AM   #27
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1) Sydney - No real surprise here, can hold it's own against nearly any city in the world.
2) Melbourne - Excelltent height & some nice architecture, just needs a bit more density.
3) Brisbane - Australia's emerging skyline (Along with GC), nice density. Finally starting to get some decent talls with some excellent projects in the pipeline.
4) Gold Coast - Like Brisbane, getting some decent talls, should look awesome in a few years with all the big ones built.
5) Auckland/Perth - Auckland beautiful setting, skytower looks great but dwarfs the rest of the skyline unfortuately. Perth, nice skyline, 2 good tall towers then falls away after that. Needs a bit more density.
6) Adelaide - Height limit, what more can i say? Density is not bad though.

P.S. Marky Mark, i'm pretty sure that photo of Melbourne is a photoshop job.
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Old February 6th, 2006, 11:13 AM   #28
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Sydney and Melbourne can vy for no.1! Though I choose Sydney, Melbourne has a nice cluster and they have some of the tallest buildings in Australia.
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Old February 7th, 2006, 12:41 AM   #29
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Melbourne.
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Old February 7th, 2006, 01:13 AM   #30
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I'd have to go with Sydney.

Melbourne has the denser concentration of skyscrapers - but Sydney has the more famous, iconic and recognizable skyline overall.
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Old February 7th, 2006, 02:22 AM   #31
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Brisbane is an underrated skyline.

Fabian has some excellent shots from a recent trip there. I am sure he doesn't mind me posting them here.

Here's his original thread

(i will post a couple of sydney pics later)

Remember: all these pics by Fabian












Brisbane River




View from Southbank







The mighty Aurora



Central Plaza



Av's going to get excited with these shots







Waterfront Place

Its fat



but when i got here it had lost some



Riparian



Seiderism at its best



Resi Towers



Storey Bridge


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Old February 7th, 2006, 04:22 AM   #32
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Old February 7th, 2006, 04:35 AM   #33
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1: Sydney
2: Melbourne
3: Brisbane
4: Auckland
5: Gold Coast
6: Perth
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Old February 7th, 2006, 06:33 AM   #34
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P.S. Marky Mark, i'm pretty sure that photo of Melbourne is a photoshop job.
Might have been tinkered with, but all the buildings seem to be in the right spots..
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Old February 7th, 2006, 06:43 AM   #35
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Brisbane's skyline is impressive!
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Old February 7th, 2006, 08:44 AM   #36
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Might have been tinkered with, but all the buildings seem to be in the right spots..
Yep. The sky's fake, the saturation looks like it's been increased and there are alot of trees that have just been photoshopped in but other than that it's still Melbourne's skyline. On another note really happy to see that Brisbane's coming into it's own. It'll look fantastic in a few years, with Vision, Empire etc.
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Old February 7th, 2006, 09:30 AM   #37
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I really like Australian skylines. They look organized, clean and has that laid-back feel to it.

But in all, I prefer Sydney
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Old February 19th, 2006, 06:03 AM   #38
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sydney[IMG][/IMG]
brisbane[IMG][/IMG]
merlbourne
goldcoast[IMG][/IMG]
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Old February 19th, 2006, 12:18 PM   #39
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^ Is that Freshwater Place in that last pic?
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Old February 20th, 2006, 11:05 AM   #40
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Q1's in the last pic Will. Freshwater Place is the tallest of the black glazed towers to the right of Eureka in this pic.

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