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Winner: Chadstone Shopping Centre 2018 ICSC Asia Pacific Shopping Centre Award

Chadstone Shopping Centre’s Stage 40 has won the 2018 ICSC Asia Pacific Shopping Centre Awards. The 40th extension stage is the most costly to date with a $660 million development, to deliver a brand new North Retail Precinct to create a new draw for shoppers and tenants. The new wide spacious mall design has 100 new retailers, a Tesla Motors dealership, a food court, carparks, a state-of-the-art digital cinema complex and

Winner: Kings Co-op Property Council Award

The Queensland Property Council has recognised King Street, Bowen Hills (commonly known as Kings Co-op) in the 2018 Awards. Kings Co-Op took home the Excellence in Food Retailing, Judges’ Commendation Award and was Runner-up for the Retail Property of the Year Award. Kings Co-op is located at the site of the well known Sugar building and Dairy Industry Hall and is part of a three stage $2.9 billion 15 year regeneration project at Brisbane Showgrounds.

Winner: Eastland Shopping Centre The Urban Developer Awards 2018

The Urban Developer has recognised Eastland Shopping Centre in the 2018 The Urban Developer Development of the Year Retail Award. Stage 5 is a $650m extension of Eastland in Ringwood. The centre increased its size by approximately half and added new retail, dining and architectural experience to the centre of the city that also provides residents with a vibrant, green town square and a new community asset in the Realm library

In the media: Mission Bay’s 200m facelift

The New Zealand Weekend Herald featured a front page news article on the new Mission Bay—and Buchan’s bold plan to rejuvenate the seaside suburb with a world class mixed-use development. Read more here.

Narellan Town Centre Wins 2018 UDIA National Award for Excellence

The Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) has selected Narellan Town Centre for its excellence in retail and commercial development in the 2018 UDIA National Awards for Excellence. The awards recognise projects that celebrate Australia’s contemporary knowledge, skills and innovation in the urban development industry. Buchan’s design for Narellan Town Centre was driven by a goal for the family owned shopping centre to position itself as the true town centre of

Buchan receives Commendation for Commercial Architecture

Buchan’s Melbourne Hotel has received a Commendation for the Commercial Architecture category in the 2018 Australian Institute of Architects Western Australia Awards. The Jury said “The redevelopment of the Melbourne Hotel brings significant contribution to the life and vitality of this area of Perth. The more recent pseudo heritage style addition has been demolished in a bold move and replaced with a well-considered contemporary wing. The relationship between the restored

In the media: Micro hotel trend of compact, budget, minimalist rooms coming to Melbourne

The ABC news featured an article on the new micro hotel trend spreading across the United States, Europe and Asia — and Melbourne’s first micro hotel designed by Buchan + Nikken. Read more here.  

Buchan wins AIA Northern Territory Commercial Award 2018

Buchan’s Zuccoli Plaza has taken out the top gong for the Commercial Architecture category in the 2018 Australian Institute of Architects Northern Territory Awards. Zuccoli Plaza is designed as a vibrant community retail hub located in the heart of a new Northern Territory master-planned suburb, Zuccoli at Palmerston. The defining architectural concept is the creation of a village plaza which connects, integrates, and extends the adjoining park into the surrounding parkland.

Buchan wins AIA Queensland Commercial Award 2018

The Australian Institute of Architects (Queensland) has awarded Robina Town Centre Market Hall Redevelopment a commercial architecture award. The project includes a brand new two-storey food precinct, dubbed ‘The Kitchens’ which celebrates local and regional produce. The 2018 Queensland Architecture Awards were announced on 8 June. Winners progress to the National Architecture Awards to be announced in November.

The Hub Hornby Wins PC NZ Award

The Property Council of New Zealand has recognised the Buchan designed ‘The Hub Hornby’ in the 2018 Property Council New Zealand Rider Levett Bucknall Property Industry Awards. The annual awards program honors projects that promote excellence in design and innovation in the built environment and The Hub Hornby in Christchurch was selected as the winner of the RCG Retail Property Award for its $65 million expansion. Buchan’s senior associate, Daren

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