Tonsley Innovation District has been awarded the top honour in Urban Design at the nation’s premier awards for excellence and innovation in urban design, picking up the ‘Delivered Outcome — Large Scale’ gong at the Australian Urban Design Awards.
GTA Consultants, on behalf of Renewal SA, Flinders University and the cities of Marion and Mitcham, have been engaged to develop an Integrated Transport and Parking Strategy for the entire Flinders-Tonsley Precinct, that includes Flinders University, Flinders Medical Centre, TAFE SA and all businesses at Tonsley and Bedford Park. A 5-minute survey is open to students, staff, employees and visitors to the precinct to obtain ideas about the travel behaviour to, from and within the Flinders-Tonsley Precinct that would guide the development of the transport and parking strategy.
A slice of its history will remain at the heart of SAGE Automation’s push to embrace new-age manufacturing, as it moves into a new hi-tech facility at Tonsley today. The privately-owned entity with a turnover of $72 million and about 270 global staff now has a new home in the Tonsley precinct.
Adelaide’s ultra-fast internet network will be switched on from today, with businesses able to access affordable high-speed internet which is up to 100 times faster than the national average.
Venture Dorm provides an educational environment for people who want to learn how entrepreneurs build new ventures and then create one themselves. The aim is taking an idea, finding a viable business model which is scalable and repeatable, from scratch, in less than 12 weeks. Traditional business teaching is unsuitable for new ventures, as is just building a product insufficient for commercial success.
Maker Faire Adelaide returns for the fourth Faire and the day is set to be the best yet. The 2017 Call for Makers is now open.
Tonsley took home two prestigious awards and was amongst only a handful of entries in the running for the coveted Good Design Award of the Year at the 2017 Good Design Awards Ceremony held in Sydney.
International optical and optoelectronics firm ZEISS will consolidate its presence in South Australia when it relocates from its current location at Lonsdale to new $6 million premises at Tonsley Innovation District.
After an extensive evaluation process of 244 entries involving over 35 Australian and international design experts, Tonsley Innovation District Urban Design and Public Spaces is in the running to receive the coveted Australian Good Design Award.