Shortlist Revealed for Melbourne’s Flinders Street Station Competition

and Flinders Street; Courtesy of the Victorian Coalition Government

The Victorian Coalition Government’s design competition to re-imagine Flinders Street Station in Melbourne has entered its final phase with the six shortlisted competitors submitting their final designs. Selected from 117 entries, the shortlist includes the following Australian and international firms:

Eleven Inch Pizza / Zwei

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Architects: Zwei
Location: Docklands, Victoria,
Builder: Four Seasons Commercial Interiors
Lighting: Satelight / Volker Haug
Logo: Salmon Design
Area: 93 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Michael Kai

Captain Melville / Breathe Architecture

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Architects: Breathe Architecture
Location: , Australia
Design Team: Linda Valentic, Jeremy McLeod
Construction Team: Ficus Constructions, Exzibit Design
Area: 286.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Andrew Wuttke

The Nicholson / DesignInc

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Architects: DesignInc
Location: Coburg, Victoria,
Year: 2011
Photographs: Tony Miller, Dianna Snape

National Tennis Centre / Jackson Architecture

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Architects: Jackson Architecture
Location: ,
Design Team: Daryl Jackson, Matt Drysdale, Stewart Lock, Peter Cole, Aaron Paris, Kon Iakovidis, Elaine Quek
Structural Engineers: Winward Structures
Year: 2012
Photographs: John Gollings

CH2 Melbourne City Council House 2 / DesignInc

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Architects: DesignInc
Location: ,
Project Team: Rob Adams (Project Director -City of Melbourne), Mick Pearce (Design Director), Stephen Webb (Design Architect), Chris Thorne (Design Architect), Jean-Claude Bertoni (Project Architect), Vi Vuong (Architect), Aldona Pajdak (Interior Designer)
Area: 12,500 sqm
Photographs: Dianna Snape, David Hannah

Stonnington Pound Development / Architecture Matters

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Architects: Architecture Matters
Location: Malvern, Melbourne,
Project Director: Anthony Gionfriddo
Project Architect: Rebecca Dodd
Area: 179.53 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Christopher Alexander

Bluff House / Inarc Architects

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Architects: Inarc Architects
Location: Mornington Peninsula, Victoria,
Directors: Reno Rizzo & Christopher Hansson
Project Architect: Wilson Tang
Year: 2012
Photographs: Peter Clarke

Park Lane House / Kennedy Nolan Architects

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Architects: Kennedy Nolan Architects
Location: , Australia
Architect In Charge:
Design Team: Patrick Kennedy, Rachel Nolan, Victoria Reeves, Adriana Hanna
Area: 256 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Derek Swalwell

Paling Fence House / NASA

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Architects: – National Architecture Space Administration
Location: Melbourne,
Project Architect: Aldo Agustin
Year: 2013
Photographs: Nils Koenning

Freipost / ITN Architects

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Architects: ITN Architects
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: Aidan Halloran
Builder: MMD Constructions
Year: 2013
Photographs: Aidan Halloran

Victoria University – Exercise Science and Sport Precinct and Learning Commons / John Wardle Architects

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Architects: John Wardle Architects
Location: Footscray, Victoria,
Architects: John Wardle, Stefan Mee
Project Architect: Ben Beaumont
Area: 14,600 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Trevor Mein

Profile House / Black Line One X Architecture Studio

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Architects: Black Line One X Architecture Studio
Location: Brunswick East, , Australia
Area: 83 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Peter Bennetts

Where?House / SASHIMI architecture + design

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Architects: SASHIMI architecture + design
Location: The Argus, , Australia
Production Team: Sasha Hadjimouratis, Starr Guzman, Kevin Karlberg, Steve Ward, Louis McCoy
Year: 2012
Photographs: Christine Francis Photography

Merricks Beach House / Kennedy Nolan Architects

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Architects: Kennedy Nolan Architects
Location: Merricks Beach, , Australia
Project Team: Rachel Nolan, Patrick Kennedy, Michael Macleod
Area: 155 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Derek Swalwell

La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science / Lyons

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Architects: Lyons
Location: La Trobe University, , Australia
Year: 2013
Photographs: Dianna Snape, Michael Evans, and Nils Koenning

Cassell Street House / b.e architecture

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Architects: b.e. Architecture
Location: ,
Design Team: Andrew Piva, Broderick Ely, Jon Boucher, Kris Keen
Construction Team: Bayside Construct
Area: 500 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Peter Clarke

Melbourne Set to Build Tallest Skyscraper in Southern Hemisphere

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Melbourne, Australia is about to reach new heights with , a hotel and apartment tower designed by Fender Katsalidis. Last week the government of Victoria gave Australia 108 the green light to be built in the Southbank area. Upon completion, the tower will rise up 108 levels and 388 meters tall, which would make it the tallest building in the Southern Hemisphere.

More about Australia 108’s design after the break…