News, Blog & Events

News, Blog & Events

BE in the Media

Media articles that reference the Faculty of Built Environment, our academics, research, alumni and students.



White bay Power Station plans in the hands of local students and children

Inner West Courier, 24 July 2015

Australians who prefer to rent not buy

Domain, 22 July 2015

Opinion: Why the construction industry needs to innovate

Sourceable, 3 July 2015

Australians may soon be living in 3D printed houses, 23 June 2015

Sex for rent: The seedy underbelly of Australia's housing affordability crisis

Domain, 20 May 2015

Sydney is turning into a ghetto as poor are trapped by fewer jobs and rising housing costs

SMH, 10 May 2015

Gen Y's property hopes a paradox: report

Domain, 7 May 2015

Investing With a Home-Bias: Innovations in Affordable Housing

ProBono Australia, 2 April 2015

How to live with the in-laws and keep your sanity

Home Magazine, 20 February 2015

Homelessness more widespread than official figures show, charities warn

BBC News, 4 February 2015

Homelessness 'on the rise' amid cuts to benefits

The Telegraph, 4 February 2015

John McGrath ignites Sydney's "hot forever" inner ring debate

Property Observer, 1 February 2015

Sydney inner-ring property may be 'hot forever', says John McGrath

Domain, 31 January 2015

Home Building Amendment Act: Sydney apartment owners say law owners are 'draconian'

Sydney Morning Herald, 15 January 2015

Opinion: Is it really fair that young people can’t buy a flat because their parents bought too many?

The Guardian, 9 January 2015




Opinion: Australia needs more than dense housing arguments

The conversation, 19 December 2014

Penelope Seidler donates $1 million+ to UNSW for architecture education

Sydney Morning Herald, 18 December 2014

Welcome to the dark side of housing boom

Sydney Morning Herald, 15 November 2014

Western Sydney's overheated housing market feat. Hal Pawson

SBS World News, 15 November 2014

BCA joins the call for a cities agenda

The Fifth State, 30 July 2014

Should you buy or rent

The Sydney Morning Herald, 26 July 2014

Staying upwardly mobile for life

Daily Telegraph, 26 July 2014

Home ownership falling away for young Aussies

Central Telegraph, Biloela QLD, 25 July 2014

Housing the elderly

Mercury (Hobart), 17 July 2014

When a healthier lifestyle lies just outside the door

Daily Telegraph, 9 June 2014

High, higher society

The Australian, 7 June 2014

Life in the slow lane: midweek traffic the worst for Sydney drivers


Do older Australians really want less space as they age?


Population projections for Sydney deliver urban planning wake-up call


Urban Planning Wakeup Call

Sydney Morning Herald, 29 May 2014

Place of Health and Happiness

St Mary Star, 20 May 2014

Door slammed shut on the needy

Sydney Morning Herald, 10 May 2014

Newcastle development a warning we are on the road back to Askin-land

Sydney Morning Herald, 7 May 2014

The art of city living

The Australian, 30 April 2014

Downsizing on the up 

Herald Sun, 26 April 2014

Copy Cat: Sydney is knocking off its urban design ideas from Melbourne

Sydney Morning Herald, 12 April 2014

A wealth of talent

Uniken, April 2014

A country of cities: hyperdensity and civic delight

Uniken, April 2014

We shall not be moved

Uniken, April 2014

Brad Hazzard expected to reveal high-rise plans for North West Rail Link

Sydney Morning Herald, 8 April 2014

West is big winner in house price boom

Sydney Morning Herald, 6 April 2014

Rail precinct program full steam ahead

Predictions of Pleasantville threaten to ruin identity of inner city areas

The Sydney Morning Herald, 22 March 2014

Cowardly act forces Millers Point residents to move


Should we be selling public housing?

The Project, 20 March 2014

You are where you live: health, wealth and the built environment

The Conversation, 12 March 2014

No computers, thanks, this is architecture: Glen Murcutt's top of the class

Sydney Morning Herald, 27 February 2014

Elias Duek-Cohen a town planning livewire

Sydney Morning Herald, 20 February 2014

Sydneysiders aim high

City East News, 18 February 2014

Sydney inner-city high school likely to be in high-rise

Sydney Morning Herald, 15 February 2014

Solar king has high aims

Southern Courier (Sydney), 11 February 2014

Concrete Canyons make city's blood boil

Financial Review, 9 February 2014

Treeless suburbs, concrete canyons increase city heat

Sydney Morning Herald, 9 February 2014

The empty nesters

Drive with Tim Cox (listen) and Breakfast with Steve Parsons, 4-5 February 2014

Home is where the history is

Sydney Morning Herald, 4 February 2014

How we can map out a vision for a better future with a little help from the past.

Sun Herald, 2 February 2014

Welcome to the club of the new million-dollar suburbs

Council pinpoints way to allow modifications

Inner West Courier, 7 January 2014 (link to this page is currently unavailable)

Kurri positioned to prosper in 2014

Cessnock Advertiser, 8 January 2014

Fringe land releases spark fears of sprawl

Sydney Morning Herald, 6 January 2014



Parkland play comes at a cost

Sydney Morning Herald, December 7, 2013

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Robust debate on how to manage sustainability of parklands needed

Sydney Morning Herald, December 5, 2013

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Cormack awards showcase student ingenuity

National Packaging News, December 1, 2013

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UNSW Buys Mcor Iris

DGS 3D, November 29, 2013

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Aquatic Answer to Climate Change

Newcastle Herald, November 29, 2013

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Multi-generational housing is on the rise

Sydney Morning Herald, November 28, 2013

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It's all relative when it comes to housing

Sydney Morning Herald, November 28, 2013

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Interview with Tone Wheeler, Adjunct Professor of Architecture at the University of NSW

702 ABC Sydney, November 20, 2013

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Tuna can wins Cormack award

curve, the industrial design magazine, November 15, 2013

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Strata law changes

The Singleton Argus, November 15, 2013

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Neighbours can be forced to sell under proposed law

Sydney Morning Herald, November 13, 2013

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Portable oxygen cylinder a breath of fresh air for children with respiratory conditions

Sydney Morning Herald, November 11, 2013

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Public housing no bar to property gains

Sydney Morning Herald, October 26, 2013

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Revamp the Bondi Pavilion

Timeout Magazine, October 23, 2013

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Homes for whole of life

Sydney Morning Herald, October 5-6, 2013

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Clueless cities, lousy life

The Australian, September 26, 2013

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State of 9m will pose a headache

Sydney Morning Herald, September 10, 2013

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Affordable housing and election 2013

ABC Radio National, 28 August, 2013

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Aussie Dyson entrant gives helmets a 21st Century overhaul

CNET, 31 July, 2013

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Woodhead appoints new Sydney Design Director

Architecture and Design, 30 July, 2013

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Benefits of living in the past

Sydney Morning Herald, 28 July, 2013

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Aussie student re-invents motorcycle helmet, adds 'RoboCop' features

Sydney Morning Herald, 19 July, 2013

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IN PROFILE: UNSW's Matthias (Hank) Haeusler

Architecture and Design, 16 July 2013

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Urban design turns up the heat

Toowoomba Chronicle, 13 July, 2013

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Hot in the city

UNSW Newsroom,  9 July 2013

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Feeling alone 'a rural issue'

The Border Mail,  2 July 2013

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Babes in the City

Sydney Morning Herald,  28 June 2013

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Casinos gamble with city fabric:architects

Sydney Morning Herald, 26 June 2013

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Crown out to deceive on VIP casino: Echo

Sydney Morning Herald, 25 June 2013

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First person - Show us the plan

Uniken, June 19, 2013

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Building big for better family ties

Domain, June 15 2013

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Fancy that: a surge of singles hits inner city

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The Sun Herald, 9 June 2013

Gloomy cavern': Barangaroo cultural centre downgraded

The Sydney Morning Herald, June 5, 2013

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American revolution

Domain, May 11 2013

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Leading Architect to Remain BE Dean at UNSW

The Australian, May 9, 2013

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2013 NSW Heritage Awards - Designer Suburbs

Architecture Australia, May 8, 2013

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Tenancy reviews don't cut waiting list

The Age, May 7, 2013

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New prize for high-rise excellence

UNSW Newsroom, May 1, 2013

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Sydney, where the living is squeezy

mX, May 1, 2013

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Personal Oz - Work and Family

The Australian, April 15, 2013

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Classrooms bulging as families stay close to the city

Sydney Morning Herald, April 13, 2013

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NBN street cabinets 'hideous'

Sydney Morning Herald, April 12, 2013

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Icebox eyesores

The Age, April 12, 2013

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Where the heart is - Phillippa Carnemolla

Uniken, Autumn 2013

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Students arrive next weekend to tackle planning project

Canowindra News, April 10, 2013

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Alec Tzannes reappointed Dean of Built Environment

Architecture & Design, April 9, 2013

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Development of land based on an airport at Badgerys

Sydney Morning Herald, April 4, 2013

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Push for Boost to Affordable Housing

Australian Financial Review, April 4, 2013

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Botanical Songforms - Phillippa Carnemolla

Curve Magazine, March 25, 2013

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Hazzard wants market to have a say on housing

Sydney Morning Herald, March 20, 2013

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Towers of up to 30 stories to create 30,000 homes

Sydney Morning Herald, March 16, 2013

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The story of the library with a garden

Sydney Morning Herald, February 26, 2013

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University think tank to tackle railway project

Canowindra News, February 13 2013

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Radio interview: redesigning Canowindra's heritage rail precinct

ABC Central West NSW, February 5 2013

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Year: 2012


Flash forward to Sydney 2050

The Sydney Morning Herald, December 31 2012

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Mobile device PawsyWalsy gets a big paws up from home alone dogs {C}

The Daily Telegraph, November 21 2012

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Strata law change would start redeveloper race west

The Sydney Morning Herald, September 22 2012

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Building Sites: Weiss/Manfredi's Utzon Lecture at UNSW

Metro Blogs, August 28 2012

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The right to housing

Australian Policy Online, July 30 2012

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Homeless run up $100 million hotel bill

The Sydney Morning Herald, July 1 2012

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Booster shot for house building

Financial Review, 12 June, 2012

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Stanhope's response to planning criticism demeaning

Canberra Times, 08 June, 2012

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Shared plan is critical, complex

Canberra Times, 01 June, 2012

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Who cares about Canberra?

Canberra Times, 05 June, 2012

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'Dysfunctional' Canberra ignores Griffins

The Australian, 29 May, 2012

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