Queensland

Brisbane City Council goes carbon neutral

Brisbane City Council reached a major sustainability milestone this month, officially gaining carbon neutral status. The goal was achieved through a combination of energy efficiency activities, emissions reduction actions, purchase…

New timber performance research hub launched

The University of the Sunshine Coast will host a new timber centre that aims to develop a predictive model for specifying the right timber for any construction application.

Brisbane’s West End development gets go-ahead after call-in

The controversial $800 million West Village development in inner-city Brisbane has got the go-ahead, after being called in by planning minister Jackie Trad, however new conditions accompany the approval, including…