Parklands has been awarded the Development of the Year - Communities Award at the inaugural Urban Developer Awards Gala Dinner in Brisbane on September 19.
The Urban Developer Awards celebrate leadership and success in the urban design community, as well as the people, places and projects making important contributions to the urban fabric of our cities. As the winner of the inaugural Development of the Year – Communities Award, Parklands was commended for demonstrated excellence in design and planning, engineering and construction, environmental sustainability, collaborative approach, and community and social impact. In particular, the judges acknowledged Parklands’ innovative commercial and design responses.
With this win, Parklands is fast becoming one of Australia’s most recognised urban design projects; adding to a list of awards that includes the Helen Josephson Award for Urban Design Leadership and the Excellence in Urban Design Award from the 2017 Gold Coast Urban Design Awards, the 2018 Minister’s Award for Urban Design, and the 2018 Karl Langer Award for Urban Design from the AIA Queensland Architecture Awards.