Building and Construction

Forest Wind construction

Wed, 10/28/2020 - 13:19

Two towers to alter Perth city skyline as $1.1 billion project gets green light

Tue, 10/27/2020 - 14:41

Elizabeth Quay will become home to the fourth-tallest building in Perth's CBD as approval is granted for two new towers to be built at the waterfront site, with construction to start later next year.

Proposal to build multi-user 'green' jetty in Exmouth

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 20:29

An environmentalist fears a "green port" in Exmouth could damage the fragile marine environment.

Crown Resorts missed red flags of possible money laundering involving VIP high rollers, inquiry told

Tue, 10/20/2020 - 18:01

Crown Resorts chairwoman Helen Coonan tells an inquiry it's "better late than never" to investigate possible money laundering involving VIP high rollers at its casinos.

Federal Police to ask ICAC if Daryl Maguire had any involvement in airport land deal

Tue, 10/20/2020 - 15:03

The AFP will contact ICAC to seek information about whether former state politician Daryl Maguire had any involvement in a controversial land deal.

Deadline on $20,000 home builder grant extended in WA

Tue, 10/20/2020 - 12:58

More West Australians will be able to access $20,000 grants to build a home after the State Government announces it is extending the deadline for construction to start on new projects.

Auditor-general says Leppington Triangle deal is first he's ever alerted to AFP

Tue, 10/20/2020 - 00:15

Australia's auditor-general Grant Hehir says the Australian Federal Police were alerted to the Leppington Triangle land deal after he realised "there was information we found which we couldn't explain" and decided it was in the public interest to inform the commissioner.

Developer happy as Gold Coast waves goodbye to landmark beachside pub

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 12:04

Kirra Beach Hotel is set to be demolished, but developers promise a fresh reinvention of the 64-year-old pub, with close to 200 apartments and 78 hotel rooms to be built over three stages.

Labor and LNP commit to spend millions on road already funded by developer

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 10:49

The State Government commits $35 million to help pay for a major road, despite it already being funded by a property developer as part of a multi-billion-dollar private project.

'Not happy at all': Apartment complex concept vs reality leaves locals flummoxed

Fri, 10/16/2020 - 10:24

Two images of an apartment complex in central Wollongong nearing completion, compared to its initial design concept, have sparked a major debate over buying off the plan.