Boroondara Urban Design Awards

Nominations open for 2020 Boroondara Urban Design Awards

The City of Boroondara is renowned for its leafy residential streetscapes and vibrant shopping strips. Our neighbourhoods are recognised and appreciated for their heritage significance, distinctive sense of place and aesthetic appeal and our shopping strips are attractive and lively. 

Nominations are now open for the 2020 Boroondara Urban Design Awards. Anyone can nominate a project that has been completed within the last two years.

The Urban Design Awards aim to:

  • Celebrate and encourage excellence in urban design and high quality architecture that makes a notable contribution to the City’s character.
  • Increase the community’s awareness of the benefits of good urban design and the enhancement it makes to Boroondara’s public environment.

Key dates

  • 13 February 2020: nominations open
  • 15 May 2020: nominations close
  • 3 and 5 June 2020: judging sessions
  • 22 June 2020: winners announced

Award categories

The 2020 awards are offered in five categories: 

  • Best heritage extensions, additions and alterations.
  • Best small-scale residential development.
  • Best medium-scale multi-dwelling residential development.
  • Best non-residential development.
  • Best apartment/mixed-use development.

How to nominate

To nominate someone for an Urban Design Award, check the awards criteria and terms and conditions then complete the nomination form.

More information

For more information or questions, please contact Council’s Urban Designer by calling 9278 4888 or emailing [email protected] 

Previous winners

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