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  1. NSW | Completed | WESTERN SYDNEY METRO | Wet 'n' Wild Water Park (Prospect)

    Some documents relating to the proposed water park at Prospect are now available for viewing at the Planning NSW Site. Interesting podcast yesterday (9/3/2011) from 2UE in Sydney with Paul Murray interviewing Chris...
  2. [SCALE] 2008-2012 Archives

    Member designs
    For new models, go to Here's the best (and pretty much only) source for free paper skyscraper models. Each is a result of hours of hard work as well as trial and error. All of my models are precisely scaled at 1:1700 or 142ft per inch and 50cm per pixel, so you can compare...
  3. Fabs Sydney: Neutral Bay

    City Images, Architecture & Historic themes
    The suburb of Neutral Bay is located approximately four kilometres north of the Sydney CBD on the northern shores of Sydney Harbour. It is named after the bay of the same name on Sydney Harbour where the suburb would develop. The centre of the suburb revolves around the shopping strip that...
  4. Chatswood

    City Images, Architecture & Historic themes
    I paid a visit to Chatswood last week. It's been a few years since I last ventured to the satellite centre on Sydney's North Shore. Skyline shots Citadel Towers Zenith Towers I will be upset if Avatar is not salivating by now after seeing those photos. It all began...
  5. Completed | BARANGAROO | International Towers | 51st/217m, 43st/178m, 40st/169m | Office

    Sydney CBD
    And we have our first individual proposal for Barangaroo South!! Working Name - C4 Tower Height - 178m No. stories - 43 Total GFA - 109,964 sq m Commercial GFA - 97,411 sq m Retail GFA - 10,683 sq m Community Use GFA - 1,870 sq m No. carparks - 181 No. bike spaces - 708 Source...
  6. Sydney's NYE 2009

    Hallo allemaal, Na mijn vorige posts van de Cook islands en Nieuw Zeeland deel 1 leek het me weer leuk om nog een deel van onze wereldreis te plaatsen die wij van november 2009 tot mei 2010 hebben gemaakt. Ik heb me bij de eerste post al niet gehouden aan de chronologische volgorde en dat is...
  7. Westfield Sydney - Australia's best shopping experience

    City Images, Architecture & Historic themes
    The new Westfield Sydney opened stage 1 of its $A1.2 billion redevelopment at the heart of the Sydney CBD today. This saw the opening of over 130 new stores including some new to Australia (Diane Von Furstenberg, DKNY Jeans, Mulberry, Tumi) and others new to Sydney (Coast London, Gap, Stuart...
  8. Sydney through my eyes

    Urban Showcase
    Anzac bridge Harbour Bridge and Opera House Darling Harbour Environmental building ( near Darling Harbour ) rated with 6 stars. Anzac Bridge Opera House Rain on Circular Quay Anzac bridge and monument Darling Harbour in the rain Taken from the road above the station...
  9. Sydney : Harbour Bridge

    The Urban Tourist
    Harbour Bridge from different views. View : taken on landing Sydney airport Bridge climb : a real experience. The bridge Climbing the Bridge : We start the climb. Walking with a guide on the Bridge Bridge and Opera House Standing on the top of the Bridge. Bridge in...
  10. Suncorp Place, Sydney

    Skyscrapers & General Urban Issues
    City: Sydney Basic Facts: Sourced from Year: 1982 Height: 193 metres Floors: 48 Architects: Joseland and Gillings & PTW Architects Pty. Ltd. Use: Office Interesting Facts *Starting construction in 1970, the project was delayed many times by unions and took 12 years to...
  11. Deutsche Bank Place, Sydney

    Skyscrapers & General Urban Issues
    City: Sydney Basic Facts: Sourced from Year: 2005 Height: 240 metres Floors: 39 Architects: Foster + Partners Use: Office Interesting Facts *Second tallest building under 40 storeys withonly Al Faisaliyah Center in Riyadh taller. *Contains the tallest atrium in Australia - 150...
  12. Citigroup Centre, Sydney

    Skyscrapers & General Urban Issues
    City: Sydney Basic Facts: Year: 2000 Height: 245 metres Floors: 50 Architects: Crone & Associates Use: Office Galeries Victoria Shopping Centre forms the podium of the tower with four levels of shopping. Park Plaza Monorail Station is located on the Pitt Street side and is directly...
  13. Canberra, Sydney and the rest of New South Wales

    Urban Showcase
    My collection of photos of Sydney, New South Wales and Canberra. CIRCULAR QUAY & SURROUNDS
  14. Jessica Watson sailing into Sydney photos

    City Images, Architecture & Historic themes
    What an amazing young lady. And how brilliant were those scenes on Sydney Harbour? Clearly the most beautiful and dynamic city in Australia.
  15. Central Park - Sydney's new $2 billion urban village

    Skyscrapers & General Urban Issues
    About the Project Central Park is set to become an icon of 21st Century living, helping Sydney stake a claim as one of the world’s great urban destinations. Spectacularly located at the edge of the CBD, Central Park is a $2 billion village with a beautiful, spacious park at its heart – an...
  16. DENSITY In Our Cities

    City Images, Architecture & Historic themes
    Old Thread Epic density shot from the old thread - Sydney Please remember to post the source!
  17. Skylines of Australia & NZ (Part III)

    City Images, Architecture & Historic themes
    Part II Reminder - Please remember to post the source! ----------------------------------- Picture time :) Sydney Perth
  18. Sydney - Australia's Gift to the World

    Cityscapes and Skyline Photos
  19. Sydney - There's no place like it!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    City Images, Architecture & Historic themes
    I was born and raised in Sydney, and love everything about it. Feel free to place any shots of this amazing metropolis in the thread. Aerial view of the harbour by Travelmonkeys of flickr by Travelmonkeys of flickr Brighton Beach by ausWY of flickr
  20. SYDNEY - Sydney Cricket Ground (46,000)

    Sydney Swans Premierships: 4 1909, 1918, 1933, 2005 NSW Blues Sheffield Shield: 45 1895-96, 1896-97, 1899-00, 1901-02, 1902-03, 1903-04, 1904-05, 1905-06, 1906-07, 1908-09, 1910-11, 1911-12, 1913-14, 1919-20, 1920-21, 1922-23, 1925-26, 1928-29, 1931-32, 1932-33, 1937-38, 1939-40, 1948-49...