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by Alyx
Wed Aug 19, 2015 5:47 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [APP] 126 Wakefield Street | 61m | 18 Levels | Tribe Hotel
Replies: 58
Views: 27654

[APP] Re: 126 Wakefield Street | ~95m | 27 Levels | mixed use

Ben wrote:Loucas Zahos architects have been kind enough to supply a high quality render. Hard to tell what the façade is but I don't think its glass.
The car park next door has as much appeal as that facade. Dear lord!
by Alyx
Tue Aug 18, 2015 5:15 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] Festival Plaza Redevelopment | $800 million
Replies: 830
Views: 200069

[U/C] Re: Festival Plaza Redevelopment | $800 million

Was I the only one to think 'how incredibly underwhelming'?
by Alyx
Thu Aug 13, 2015 5:47 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Regional Transport
Replies: 589
Views: 121885

Re: News & Discussion: Regional Rail Transport & Infrastruct

Why has there been almost no public comment about the fact that, as of right now, GW has ceased operating trains to Loxton and Pinaroo. As of Aug 2015 all wheat will transported by road to Tailem Bend then reloaded and railed to Port Adelaide. How can this be more efficient? GW then expects the loc...
by Alyx
Tue Aug 11, 2015 5:47 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Regional Transport
Replies: 589
Views: 121885

Re: News & Discussion: Regional Rail Transport & Infrastruct

ChillyPhilly wrote:It's a shame Abbott and Co. don't care.
Fixed that for you.
by Alyx
Thu Jul 09, 2015 11:40 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] GPO Exchange | 85m | 22 Levels | Office
Replies: 456
Views: 122075

[COM] Re: 177-179 Victoria Square | 82m~ | 21 Levels | Office

How incredibly underwhelming for such an iconic heritage building, in such a prominent location.
by Alyx
Tue Jun 09, 2015 5:53 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [SWP] Lot 14 (Old RAH Site)
Replies: 638
Views: 129689

[SWP] Re: Former RAH Site (Design Competition)

Ladies and gentlemen, I present good old Adelaide:

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by Alyx
Mon May 25, 2015 9:22 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Holiday Inn Express | Hindley Street | 39m | 11 lvls | Hotel
Replies: 132
Views: 56711

[COM] Re: Holiday Inn Express | Hindley Street | 37m | 13 lvls | H

The windows on the building's backside are fine. I can't imagine the black shades surrounding them will look that bad in real life.
by Alyx
Tue May 19, 2015 11:46 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [APP] Enigma 8 & Lester Hotel | 18 & 16 lvl | Office/Retail/Hotel
Replies: 111
Views: 47136

[APP] Re: [PRO] 13 West Tce | 16 Levels | Lester Hotel

That design is pure junk. It looks like a cross between a 1960's office building and a multistory car park, which makes it hardly befitting the location.
by Alyx
Mon Mar 23, 2015 5:40 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Other Metropolitan Developments
Replies: 1321
Views: 231279

Re: News & Discussion: Metropolitan Developments

Anyone know what's going on at the Gepps Cross Hotel? Has been closed and fenced off for a few weeks. "GEPPS CROSS HOTEL IS CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS FROM SATURDAY 28/2/15. We will be back and better than ever after a complete hotel renovation! The renovation is scheduled to be completed before early ...
by Alyx
Tue Mar 17, 2015 9:01 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: [REJ] Hackney Sanitarium Site Redevelopment
Replies: 15
Views: 7983

[REJ] Re: Hackey Sanitarium Site Redevelopment

In fairness to these residents, I didn't approve of the developer's proposal either:

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by Alyx
Wed Feb 04, 2015 3:35 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [CAN] New Courts Precinct | $500m
Replies: 92
Views: 38092

[CAN] Re: New Courts Precinct | $500m

More developments.... http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/south-australia/m-courthouse-precinct-facing-significant-delays-parliamentary-committee-hears/story-fni6uo1m-1227205376701 Care to repost it here, please? I ran out of my free articles for the day. When that happens, swap 'adelaidenow' for 'n...
by Alyx
Sat Dec 06, 2014 11:32 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Adelaide Convention Centre - Stage 3 | $350m
Replies: 1461
Views: 383491

[COM] Re: U/C: Adelaide Convention Centre | $350m

If those hideous rowing sheds weren't there, I feel like most people's opinion of this building would be different.
by Alyx
Fri Nov 28, 2014 1:34 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [APP] Former LeCornu Redevelopment | Mixed Use
Replies: 1057
Views: 219545

[APP] Re: ONH: Former LeCornu Redevelopment | 20m | 6lvls | Mixed

Okay, Con. Whatever you say.
by Alyx
Thu Oct 09, 2014 1:24 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Airport & Airlines
Replies: 2568
Views: 535373

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Airport & Airlines

Maximus wrote:
Brucetiki wrote:Not sure but there was a Cathay Pacific Cargo 747-800 in Adelaide last night to pick up a couple of koalas.

First time the 747-800's been in Adelaide I believe.
Yargh...! <drool>

Pictures anyone?
From the Adelaide Airport webcam:

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