Woods Bagot wins design competition for five-star Parramatta hotel

Woods Bagot has won a design competition for Parramatta’s iconic mixed-use building at 8 Phillip Street. The 54-storey structure will include 35 levels of apartments, a proposed five-star hotel, rooftop bar and will integrate with the existing Heritage St Andrew’s Church and St Andrew’s Hall.

Win $10,000 with Miele design competition: only two weeks to enter!

How would you like to put your designs in front of one of the world’s most recognisable brands for the chance to win $10,000?

Modular smart shelter for Western Sydney wins public design competition

A modular bus shelter with design features such as shade panels, self-watering gardens, adjustable seats and recycling bins has won a public design competition seeking “smart” shelters that better cope with urban heat from climate change.

JPW wins competition to design final Parramatta Square building

The vision for the final building on Parramatta Square has been revealed, after Johnson Pilton Walker (JPW) won an international competition to design the structure. The 16-storey, 35,000sqm office tower is located at 3 Parramatta Square, and is planned to cost around $320 million.

Competition calls for designers to exceed sustainability standards

The Living Future Institute of Australia, along with Frasers Property Australia, have launched a competition to design a truly sustainable mixed-use retail centre in Melbourne’s Burwood East.

NGV’s Architecture Commission competition finalists announced

The National Gallery of Victoria has announced the five architectural studios who have been shortlisted in this year’s Architecture Commission competition, after being chosen from a pool of 93 entries earlier this month.

Design competitions to look out for

ADR contributor Anjali Behl looks at some of the most popular design competitions in Australia that acknowledge and reward the talent of local students and emerging designers.

VIVID Design Competition announces 2015 winners

The 2015 VIVID Design Competition winners were announced this afternoon as part of the Décor + Design Show at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre.

Sub-Zero Wolf Kitchen Design Competition winners announced

On Thursday 11 June, the winners of the inaugural Australian Sub-Zero and Wolf Kitchen Design Competition 2014 were announced in Melbourne to members of the architecture and design community.

VIVID competition: applications now open for emerging designers

As part of Decor + Design, VIVID supports a new generation of designers, and has helped to kick start the careers of a number of Australia's well-known designers.