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Grant for Camperdown Cemetery

Grant for Camperdown Cemetery

Posted by on 23, Jun 2017 in News | 0 comments

Congratulations to the Camperdown Cemetery Trust for their successful application for a Major Works grant from the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage. The grant is to be used for the restoration of headstones and monuments in Camperdown Cemetery and is to be matched by funding raised by the Trust through donations by descendants, and the local...

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Geometric challenge

Geometric challenge

Posted by on 16, Jun 2017 in News | 0 comments

The Tumut Labyrinth edges closer to completion! This week has seen the arrival and placement of the commemorative lettering which is incorporated into the stone ring which borders the elliptical entry to the labyrinth. HAA’s architects relished the challenge of the complex geometry needed to ensure perfect placement. Well done and thanks to the...

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Bird’s Eye View

Bird’s Eye View

Posted by on 26, May 2017 in News | 0 comments

As the Labyrinth at Tumut is nearing completion, HAA’s client, the Blakeney Millar Foundation, asked High Rez Aerial to take to the air to give a different perspective of this exciting community project. The resulting footage offers a wonderful perspective of the geometry and complexities of this special project. Image © Kane Webber...

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Pumping Station shortlisted

Pumping Station shortlisted

Posted by on 25, May 2017 in News | 0 comments

HAA’s entry, the Sydney Water Sewerage Pumping Station No. 1 at Pyrmont, has been shortlisted in the Heritage (Conservation and Creative Adaptation) category of the 2017 NSW Architecture Awards. The shortlists were published last night by the Australian Institute of Architects (NSW Chapter). Congratulations to Brianna Jessup, who was the project...

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Bathurst sojourn

Bathurst sojourn

Posted by on 9, May 2017 in News | 0 comments

Last weekend Hector travelled across the Blue Mountains to attend the 2017 Bathurst Macquarie Heritage Medal Awards, having represented the Australian Institute of Architects on the awards jury. The Bathurst Macquarie Heritage Medal is a nationally recognised annual prize given to an individual who has demonstrated a significant contribution to the...

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Award for the Pumping Station

Award for the Pumping Station

Posted by on 2, May 2017 in News | 0 comments

  Sydney Water’s Sydney Sewerage Pumping Station No. 1 has received a highly commended in the Conservation – Built category of the 2017 Heritage Awards, run by the National Trust. HAA worked closely with skilled tradespeople to restore the fire-damaged building located in Pyrmont, which is still a integral part of the Sydney Water network....

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