In: General News

20
Sep

A New Deal on Fire Safety for Owners

The terrible Grenfell Building fire in the UK set in train a whole range of regulatory…

20
Sep

Fire Safety Systems Installation and Testing Must Be Regulated

The installation, testing and maintenance of fire safety systems in commercial and multi-residential buildings will be…

20
Sep

Hospital-less cities: dream or possible reality?

This glimpse of the future was crafted by Nick Gordge

17
Sep

Victoria Mandates COVID Jab on Construction Sites

Workers who operate on construction sites in Victoria will need to get COVID vaccinations if they…

17
Sep

Why Can’t I Subdivide my Backyard?

Some properties are just not suitable for a backyard subdivision.

17
Sep

Landscape Design is Crucial in Creating Great Tourist Destinations

Hop on a boat for an hour from Cairns or the Whitsundays in Tropical Northern Queensland…

17
Sep

The COVID Chickens are coming home to roost – is the Planning System up to the Challenge?

Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Premiers Gladys Berejiklian and Dan Andrews have at least one thing in…

17
Sep

Paving the roads with good intentions instead of recycled materials

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views

17
Sep

Big step forward by GBCA on building airtightness

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views

17
Sep

On the mess festering away on the political sidelines – in weird chat sites, mad rallies and genuine frustration

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views Feeling disenfranchised with…