Planning & building news
News for home renovators, building designers and property developers in Boroondara.
Recycling and reusing in actionUsing recycled materials in our playgrounds and roads is part of our commitment to improve our City’s environmental sustainability.
Guiding you through all things planning and buildingWe’ve added a virtual house to our website to guide you through planning and building information.
Spacious townhouses with clean, timeless styleLearn about the Urban Design Award winner for best medium scale multi-dwelling residential development.
Period charm and modern style make for the best of both worldsWhen a modest Victorian villa gains a sleek modern addition, the results are stunning.
Late-Victorian heritage meets 21st-century liveabilityRenowned architectural writer Stephen Crafti profiles an award-winning heritage home from Kew.
Celebrating the best of Boroondara’s urban designMeet the winners of the 2018 Boroondara Urban Design Awards.
Boroondara homes - apartments with a differenceAn award-winning development in East Hawthorn shows that with some imagination apartments can offer something completely new.
One of Bell's last homesDiscover one of Guilford Bell's remaining homes located in Studley Park, lovingly refurbished to accentuate the architect's symmetrical design, crisp clean lines and use of recycled bricks.