Projects

george-street-s1

Objective | To revitalise George Street and harness its heritage value to affirm its role as Parramatta’s civic and commercial spine.

Team | Hill Thalis Architecture & Urban Projects, Jane Irwin Landscape Architecture, Turpin Crawford Studio

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maquarie-street-s1

Objective | To re-design Macquarie Street as a key component of Parramatta’s transport interchange, with a two-way light rail system and platforms at Parramatta Square and Civic Link in the heart of the city.

Team | Cox Richardson Architects & Planners, OCULUS, Parsons Brinckerhoff

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phillip-street-s1

Objective | To design a high quality street that highlights the various city thresholds and embraces the streets potential as a night time destination.

Team | Hassell

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ring-road-s1

Objective | To create a unique, compelling and cohesive identity for the Parramatta City Ring Road that links the 7 existing streets forming the road and creates city entrances and thresholds.

Team | TERROIR, Richard Goodwin Art Architecture, Aspect Studios, u.lab

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river-square-s1

Objective | To design a concept for a new riverfront square and terraced foreshore to the river and parklands for everyday uses and major events of up to 20,000 people that can withstand flooding (assuming the ferry wharf remains at Charles Street).

Team | Turf Design Studio, Jeppe Aagaard Andersen, Roberts Day, Environmental Parternship, Electrolight

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charles-street-s1

Objective | To redesign the northern terminus of Charles Street to create a lively urban square and series of terraces adjoining the river parklands and wharf.

Team | CONTEXT Landscape Design in association with Zoe Spiegel, CM+, Urban Art Projects

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horwood-s1

Objective | To create a green spine that includes water, landscape, interesting adjoining uses and places to socialise and rest, whilst maintaining vehicular access to adjoining properties.

Team | Gallagher Ridenour Urban & Landscape Projects, Redshift Architecture & Art

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church-street-s1

Objective | To propose two options for a short term makeover/clean up to improve the mall’s appearance, encourage visitation, civic life and city events, even whilst construction work for new buildings unfolds over the next 10 -15 years.

Team | Daryl Jackson Robin Dyke Pty Ltd Architects, Lacoste + Stevenson Architects, JMD design, Toko, Pamela Mei-Leng See

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clay-clif-s1

Objective | To develop a concept for managing Clay Cliff Creek and adjoining parks (proposed and existing) south of the railway interchange. Provide an overall concept and at least one site specific concept proposal for Jubilee Park or one of the new proposed parks.

Team | Parramatta City Council and GAOs

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smith-station-s1

Objective | To propose alternative greening solutions for footpath locations where street trees are precluded due to services and other conditions.

Team | Nobbs Radford Architects, Suzie Idiens, Carmichael Studios Landscape Architects

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freemasons-s1

Objective | To design a temporary (duration 1 day to 4 months) installation or event to allow the adjacent property owners and public to see Freemason’s Lane as an interesting destination instead of a carpark, and to encourage adjacent properties to address the lane.

Team | Adriano Pupili, Hugo Moline, Heidi Axelsen

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barrack-lane-s1

Objective | To make Barrack Lane a popular City destination, not just a through route.

Team | Group of Like Minded Designers (GOLD): Phillip Nielsen, Katie O’Brien, Regina Kaluzny, Ash Every, Tersius Maass, Rebecca Caldwell

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erby-place-s1

Objective | To provide a concept design for the park and adjoining lane that creates a leafy green and activated haven in the city which is well used.

Team | DRAW, Tyrrellstudio, Dr Lee Stickells, Dr Zanny Begg

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wentworth-s1

Objective | To develop a concept for the lanes network and the car park elevations that activates and enhances this part of the city.

Team | BKK Architects, Glas Urban Design & Landscape Architecture, Electrolight, Renew Australia, Dr Peter Emmett

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batman-walk-s1

Objective | To propose a short term makeover for the lane incorporating the proposed adjacent bakery to enliven this part of the city and create a fine grain pocket square in the city centre.

Team | Andrew Burns, Architect; Brook Andrew, Artist

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blank-s1

Objective | For designers and artists to identify and propose a site specific improvement and/or artwork for a blank wall or group of blank walls that currently make a negative contribution to the city.

Team | Blank Canvas A: Push Play | Blank Canvas B: Mulloway | Blank Canvas C: Studio Damien Butler | Blank Canvas D - Old Eyes / New Eyes.

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Snapshot | George Street will be reinstated as Parramatta’s pre-eminent street by emphasising its length, interpreting its original 60m width, celebrating its green ends and marking its symbolic cross axis.

Team | Hill Thalis Architecture & Urban Projects, Jane Irwin Landscape Architecture, Turpin Crawford Studio

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Macquarie-Street

Snapshot | Macquarie Street will promote redevelopment of large sites and become a tree-lined boulevard for light rail, cars and pedestrians with integrated platforms.

Team | Cox Richardson Architects & Planners, OCULUS, Parsons Brinckerhoff

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Phillip-Street

Snapshot | Phillip Street will become a new event promenade linking nearby night-time and recreational uses with Parramatta Stadium and Charles Street wharf.

Team | Hassell

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Parramatta-City-Ring-Road

Snapshot | Parramatta Ring Road will become a distinct entrance to CBD and surrounding neighbourhoods.

Team | TERROIR, Richard Goodwin Art Architecture, Aspect Studios, u.lab

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River-Square

Snapshot | River Square will become a grand event place drawing people to the river, formed by terraces, lawns, steps and water elements.

Team | Turf Design Studio, Jeppe Aagaard Andersen, Roberts Day, Environmental Parternship, Electrolight

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Charles-Street-Square

Snapshot | Charles Street Square will be pared back to its essential elements to connect to the river, frame the escarpment and create activated terraces.

Team | CONTEXT Landscape Design in association with Zoe Spiegel, CM+, Urban Art Projects

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Horwood-Avenue-Civic-Link

Snapshot | Horwood Avenue Civic Link will become an activated green spine connecting Parramatta Square and the River Square.

Team | Gallagher Ridenour Urban & Landscape Projects, Redshift Architecture & Art

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Untitled-6

Snapshot | Church Street Mall will become a lively public square and garden area providing a setting for heritage buildings and events and a front door to Parramatta Square.

Team | Daryl Jackson Robin Dyke Pty Ltd Architects, Lacoste + Stevenson Architects, JMD design, Toko, Pamela Mei-Leng See

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Clay-Cliff-Creek-Parklands

Snapshot | Clay Cliff Creek parklands is a proposal for expanding and revitalising Jubilee Park to form a much needed local recreational focus in Auto Alley.

Team | Parramatta City Council and GAOs

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Smith-and-Station-Streets-Greening

Snapshot | Smith and Station Streets will be civilised with seating, shade and rain gardens.

Team | Nobbs Radford Architects, Suzie Idiens, Carmichael Studios Landscape Architects

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Freemasons-Arms-Lane

Snapshot | Freemason’s Arms Lane will undergo a staged reinterpretation to realise its unique potential as a fine grain public space through a series of micro projects and sensitively curated cultural events.

Team | Adriano Pupili, Hugo Moline, Heidi Axelsen

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Barrack-Lane

Snapshot | Barrack Lane will be enlivened by urban play elements and engaging with Arthur Phillip School.

Team | Group of Like Minded Designers (GOLD): Phillip Nielsen, Katie O’Brien, Regina Kaluzny, Ash Every, Tersius Maass, Rebecca Caldwell

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Erby-Park-and-Lane-13

Snapshot | Erby Place and Lane 13 will become an animated pocket park and community hub.

Team | DRAW, Tyrrellstudio, Dr Lee Stickells, Dr Zanny Begg

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Wentworth-Car-Park

Snapshot | Wentworth Car Park and lanes will realise their potential as a “slow hub” and multi-modal transport interchange lined with pedestrian activities and lively shopfronts.

Team | BKK Architects, Glas Urban Design & Landscape Architecture, Electrolight, Renew Australia, Dr Peter Emmett

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Batman-Walk

Snapshot | The short-term proposal for Batman Walk will use a compelling artwork/seat to attract passers-by and define a lively pocket square.

Team | Andrew Burns, Architect; Brook Andrew, Artist

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Artworks-for-Lonely-Laneways

Snapshot | For designers and artists to identify and propose a site specific improvement and/or artwork for a blank wall or a group of blank walls that currently make a negative contribution to the city.

Team | Push Play: Nuala Collins, Charlotte Karlsson, Kelly Doley, Nadia Wagner

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A-Space-for-Urban-Follies

Snapshot | For designers and artists to identify and propose a site specific improvement and/or artwork for a blank wall or a group of blank walls that currently make a negative contribution to the city.

Team | Ernest Edmonds, Mulloway Studio

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Parranet

Snapshot | For designers and artists to identify and propose a site specific improvement and/or artwork for a blank wall or group of blank walls that currently make a negative contribution to the city.

Team | Studio Damien Butler

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3. Place in Sun Hero Image

Snapshot | For designers and artists to identify and propose a site specific improvement and/or artwork for a blank wall or group of blank walls that currently make a negative contribution to the city.

Team | Old Eyes / New Eyes

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