Vale Alastair Swayn

Professor Alastair Swayn, the inaugural ACT government architect and director of Daryl Jackson Alastair Swayn Architects in Canberra, passed away on 4 August.

Sustainable House Day – our wrap for Sunday

Here are all the articles we’ve written to give you the best insight into Sustainable House Day this year: How to develop a community, not just dwellings – Two Perth couples…

Climate action is the key to Australia achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Australia will join the 71st United Nations General Assembly in New York this week. Some of the discussion will focus on progressing the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as agreed…

Phil Wilkinson wins sustainability award

AIRAH’s Phil Wilkinson has been honoured for his contribution to sustainability in the built environment with the Bob Brown Foundation 2016 Deni Greene Award. Mr Wilkinson, AIRAH executive manager –…

Peek into Mirvac’s “living lab” HQ in George Street

Mirvac’s new workplace at its recently completed 200 George Street tower will provide the company with a “living laboratory” to test out technologies and approaches that improve sustainability, according to…

Fremantle jumps into co-housing

Fremantle Council has called for expressions of interest for groups interested in converting an unused council site into a co-housing project, in a sign that this burgeoning form of development…