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New Melbourne office achieves 5-Star Green Star with low impact materials

Melbourne’s newest office space at 276 Flinders Street has received a 5-Star Green Star rating, setting a new benchmark in sustainability. The new commercial building located at the corner of Finders and Elizabeth Streets in Melbourne, is a five-storey, 4000-square-metre Read More

Multiplex finishes Riverview House

MULTIPLEX has completed Fivex’s $24 million Riverview House commercial office building overlooking the busy intersection of Flinders Street and Elizabeth Street, at an entrance to Flinders Street train station, in Melbourne’s CBD. The new five-level building delivers 4,000 sqm of Read More

Landlord urges Melbourne City Council to see the light

Melbourne CBD by night is bright and buzzing but could the lights be about to dim? That’s the fear of one landlord who is fighting with the City of Melbourne to keep two illuminated signs atop a prominent Flinders Street Read More

Lighten up, urges PCA

The Property Council of Australia wants an urgent review of planning rules that block developers and anchor tenants from displaying their branded signage on buildings. The call was sparked by Melbourne City Council’s ban on developer Fivex reinstailling signage on Read More

Riverview House – “Corner’s Kicking”

  Food hub, tower project takes off… The new look intersection of Elizabeth and Flinders streets is beginning to take shape with a rush of leases to food outlets just signed off for the corner’s Riverview House. Part of the Read More

Call to Keep City’s Bright Lights

MELBOURNE is in danger of losing its bright neon signs due to over-regulation, a city councillor has warned. Planning portfolio chairman Cr Nicholas Reece said that famous signs like Abbotsford’s Skipping Girl and the Nylex sign in Cremorne would struggle Read More

Melbourne to Celebrate Summer with ‘Pop-Up Park’ in CBD

The City of Melbourne is workshopping the idea of a temporary inner-city public space with the creation of a pop-up park on the eastern side of Elizabeth Street for pedestrians over summer. The 376 square metre space will feature trees, planter boxes, artificial turf, Read More

Melbourne Can’t Wait for Its New CBD Park

Plans for a permanent park at the intersection of Flinders and Elizabeth streets have been postponed until after a $40 million revamp of an office building on the corner has been completed. A temporary pop-up park will be rolled out Read More

Double Bay’s Resurgence Cemented with $600 Million of Development

DOUBLE Bay is about to be jump-started by $600 million of development which will see 277 new apartments built on eight key sites in the suburb’s heart. While dozens of businesses are set to be made homeless by the building Read More

Elizabeth Street to Get Pop-up Park Over Summer

The City of Melbourne will create a pop-up park on the eastern side of Elizabeth Street to provide a dynamic space for pedestrians over summer.  Lord Mayor Robert Doyle AC said the 375sqm pop-up park between Flinders Lane and Flinders Read More