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by citywatcher
Fri Mar 12, 2021 11:19 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [APP] 145-159 King William Street (GPO) | 61m | 16 Levels | Westin Hotel
Replies: 224
Views: 69738

[APP] Re: [APP] Re: 145-159 King William Street (GPO) | 61m | 16 Levels | Westin Hotel

I hate to take this off track, but i'm interested to see some of these architectural masterpieces from the 60's. Can you give me a few examples to look up please? If not in Adelaide, then globally is fine :) Reserve Bank Building State Admin Centre Grenfell Centre (built in the early 70s but still ...
by citywatcher
Thu Mar 11, 2021 11:08 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] 203 North Terrace | 119m | 35 levels | Student Accom
Replies: 382
Views: 111250

[U/C] Re: 203 North Terrace | 119m | 35 levels | Student Accom

It's going up very quickly. That should give you a clue . Will be an eyesore on the skyline .

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by citywatcher
Tue Mar 09, 2021 10:57 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [APP] 51 Pirie Street | 94m | 21 Levels | Hyatt
Replies: 533
Views: 151064

[APP] Re: [APP] Re: 51 Pirie Street | 94m | 21 Levels | Hyatt

What annoys me is they are ONCE AGAIN downsizing our buildings!!!!! We are such are “let’s not out our comfort zone” city!!!so much lost potential!!! BTW demo on this site due to start in first half of April. So goodbye heritage building Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Source ? Sent from my SM-A...
by citywatcher
Mon Mar 08, 2021 10:35 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] 269 North Terrace | 118m | 36 Levels | Student accommodation
Replies: 606
Views: 169895

[U/C] Re: 269 North Terrace | 118m | 36 Levels | Student accommodation

To me it's an achievement just to have buildings of this height in this area I've always said, rightly or wrongly , the real dollars will be saved for an iconic 50 storey closer to the heart of the city. Got criticised for it but just my opinion. Agree though they're not the smartest looking buildin...
by citywatcher
Sun Mar 07, 2021 4:57 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] 269 North Terrace | 118m | 36 Levels | Student accommodation
Replies: 606
Views: 169895

[U/C] Re: [U/C] Re: 269 North Terrace | 118m | 36 Levels | Student accommodation

rev wrote:What a turd.
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by citywatcher
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:32 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] 75-79 King William Street | 120m | 34 Levels | Hotel
Replies: 257
Views: 74364

[PRO] Re: [PRO] Re: 75-79 King William Street | 120m | 34 Levels | Hotel

HiTouch wrote:The renders look good but as Mr Solo himself once said... I have a bad feeling about this.
What do you mean hi touch?

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by citywatcher
Wed Mar 03, 2021 5:30 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] 52-66 King William Street | 65m | 15 Levels | Southern Cross Arcade
Replies: 177
Views: 34278

[U/C] Re: [U/C] Re: 52-66 King William Street | 65m | 15 Levels | Southern Cross Arcade

baytram366 wrote:Has there any word on what will happen with the stores that used to be in the arcade? For example, will the newsagent be relocating or any space provided in the new design for some of the "old" businesses to return
The newsagent has said he won't be returning

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by citywatcher
Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:14 am
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 1052
Views: 293147

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

$26m in bailouts from the AFL and counting now they want $15m in tax payers money Some people are laughing all the way to the bank Wish I could run my business like that but then I'm held accountable in my line of work. Sent from my SM-A515F using Tapatalk Have you remembered to renew your crows me...
by citywatcher
Mon Feb 22, 2021 9:02 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 1052
Views: 293147

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

$26m in bailouts from the AFL and counting now they want $15m in tax payers money
Some people are laughing all the way to the bank
Wish I could run my business like that but then I'm held accountable in my line of work.

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by citywatcher
Mon Feb 22, 2021 7:55 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 1052
Views: 293147

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

Tough day at the office? :cheers: So that's how they'll pay back the millions and come up with revenue streams and a viable business plan. Good luck. You understand that govt grants cannot be used toward debt reduction? Even if all the other clubs get them too. Sent from my SM-A515F using Tapatalk ...
by citywatcher
Mon Feb 22, 2021 7:52 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 1052
Views: 293147

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

Tough day at the office? :cheers: So that's how they'll pay back the millions and come up with revenue streams and a viable business plan. Good luck. You understand that govt grants cannot be used toward debt reduction? Even if all the other clubs get them too. Sent from my SM-A515F using Tapatalk ...
by citywatcher
Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:58 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 1052
Views: 293147

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

Let me just highlight where the funding listed above has come from for you since you missed it. I'll go ahead and also highlight some of the wealthiest clubs in the AFL and the funding they've received from governments listed above. Any comment on your tax dollars being given to those clubs? That's...
by citywatcher
Mon Feb 22, 2021 5:33 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 1052
Views: 293147

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

Todays Advertiser - AFL FACILITY FUNDING OVER LAST FIVE YEARS FROM THE GOVT 1) CLUB NAME 2) STATE FUNDING PLUS 3) FEDERAL FUNDING Adelaide $0 $15m Brisbane $15m $15m Carlton $20m $15m Collingwood $10m $15m Essendon $6.28m $4m Geelong $40m $100m Hawthown $0 $15m GWS $0 $15M Gold Coast $0 $15m Freman...
by citywatcher
Mon Feb 22, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 1052
Views: 293147

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

Todays Advertiser - AFL FACILITY FUNDING OVER LAST FIVE YEARS FROM THE GOVT 1) CLUB NAME 2) STATE FUNDING PLUS 3) FEDERAL FUNDING Adelaide $0 $15m Brisbane $15m $15m Carlton $20m $15m Collingwood $10m $15m Essendon $6.28m $4m Geelong $40m $100m Hawthown $0 $15m GWS $0 $15M Gold Coast $0 $15m Freman...
by citywatcher
Mon Feb 22, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 1052
Views: 293147

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

Part of it will be funded by state and/or federal government grants. Just like the Crows are getting $15 million for their "new home" (even though they have a base at West Lakes) from the federal government. And just like almost every other AFL club gets money for similar things. The debt has grown...