Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
7 London Circuit

COMPLETE. A six storey A Grade commercial building, 7 London Circuit presents an ultra modern and ‘futuristic’ public face in keeping with the key client’s business outlook. Approximately 18,140 sqm NLA, with secure basement parking for 150 cars, it’s designed to work cohesively with its neighbour, 18 Marcus Clarke.?

The striking curved building of 7 London Circuit is a site specific response to the Walter Burley Griffin Canberra Masterplan. A dramatic and transparent street frontage is created using an innovative floor to ceiling glass facade system. The development's unique form distinguishes it from other commercial buildings in Australia, creating an iconic identity.


The NICTA Campus is designed from the inside-out by international award winning designers, Woods Bagot. A seven storey atrium connects London Circuit to William Clemens Street – and links the NICTA Campus development to 18 Marcus Clarke - creating an oasis for tenants and visitors. With work areas close to natural light, it’s one of the most efficient developments in Canberra. ?

These buildings are further united by a floating roof that strikes a distinctive silhouette. It folds along its western edge to create a glazed veil, which further strengthens the integrated campus feel of the two joined buildings.

Two work spaces are separated and joined by a fully enclosed ‘street’. Special architectural features in the walls facing the street create a connection between all users of the building. Initiatives are embedded into the design to ensure the NICTA Campus becomes a benchmark ESD building in Canberra.

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
18 Marcus Clarke

COMPLETE. The eye catching design of 18 Marcus Clarke is reflective of Walter Burley Griffin's original geometric plan for the City of Canberra, Australia's capital city. The site forms the central portion of Block 16 Section 61 and the building was designed to relate to nearby older buildings whilst presenting a modern composition. The development is carefully set within the site to allow an extensive open space treatment, creating an integrated public domain around the building with an emphasis to Marcus Clarke Street and William Clemens Street.


The elevation to Marcus Clarke Street features a horizontal bladed wall to Level 8, highlighted by a projecting central portion of the curvilinear glass facade and a specially designed winter garden that will capture maximum natural light and assist with natural ventilation. The carefully crafted facade elements help reduce the scale and articulate the building form. Expansive window treatments - including a sill height set at 450mm - were designed to offer views from the building and provide excellent connections to the surrounding environment.

The building is fully leased to the Department of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries and was on-sold to Industry Superannuation Property Trust.

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Parramatta, New South Wales
25 Smith Street

COMPLETE. 25 Smith Street is strategically located in the core of the Parramatta CBD on the north western corner of Smith and Macquarie Streets.

The project includes retail shops and 8 levels of office space over a ground floor entry lobby. It has frontages to Smith Street, Macquarie Street, Macquarie Lane and Erby Lane and adjoins the 860 space Harwood Place car park.


Designed by Crone Partners, the architectural character of the building recognises its corner position, the historic elements of Parramatta and responds sympathetically with more recent curtain wall buildings in the area.

The historical significance of the site resulted in a thorough archaeological investigation being undertaken prior to commencement. A striking artwork was designed for the foyer of the building to display the subsequent archaeological findings for the general public and tenants to enjoy.

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Parramatta, New South Wales
101 George Street

COMPLETE. 101 George Street is situated within a sector of Parramatta experiencing revitalisation and commercial growth.

This A Grade development of approximately 30,000 sqm gross built area comprises 11 levels and involved the construction of a new tower rising from a low rise integrated podium base. The configuration of the building includes a basement, entry foyer, retail and commercial space, car parking, loading dock and services.

The building takes full advantage of the corner aspect of the site with the building’s entrance located predominantly on the intersection of George Street and Charles Street. The architectural character of the building recognises its corner position within the historic centre of Parramatta and responds sympathetically with more recent curtain wall buildings.


Car parking ventilation outlets are skilfully located within the same facade treatment and rhythm of window openings. Articulation, using louvres within glazing frames, contributes to a high level of discretion of the car parking levels. Retail tenancies activate the facades at street level shielding the car park and loading dock. The foyer is accessed at the prominent street corner. Five lifts serve the car park levels and tower floors. Scissor fire stairs are located at the central core and a traditional stair is located on the western perimeter.

The development was purchased by Colonial First State Properties (Commonwealth Property Office Fund).

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Kawana, Sunshine Coast Queensland
Home Central Kawana

COMPLETE. Home Central Kawana is part of the burgeoning Kawana Waters Central Business District on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland. It sits on seven hectares, accommodating eight buildings and housing 32 tenancy areas ranging in size from 300 sqm to over 8,600 sqm.


As one of the largest bulky goods centres on the eastern seaboard, it takes advantage of the Sunshine Coast’s location as South East Queensland’s fastest growing region.

Positioned on Kawana Way, Home Central Kawana incorporates excellent street frontage, quality architectural design and a vibrant retail mix.

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North Sydney, New South Wales
100 Pacific Highway

COMPLETE. Completed in 2006, this striking development at 100 Pacific Highway provides 22,500 m2 of A Grade net lettable area designed to maximise the spectacular views across Sydney towards the Blue Mountains and the CBD.


The building is located within close proximity to the North Sydney railway station and incorporates 131 basement car parking spaces.?

The core was planned to:

  • provide flexible and efficient office spaces while allowing optimum use of the tenancy floors
  • enable core services to be carried out without the need to access tenancies
  • offer substantial tenant dedicated riser space

The development attracted many high profile tenants including: ?

  • LogicaCMG - leading IT services firm and holder of the building’s signage and naming rights
  • Random House - world’s largest publisher
  • CB Richard Ellis
  • Davis Langdon
  • Mortgage Choice
  • Satyam Computer Services - India’s fourth largest software exporter, who secured the coveted top floor

Leighton Properties undertook the development management of the project on behalf of the joint venture partners. Industry Superannuation Property Trust retained ownership of the completed project.?

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