The UDIA National Awards for Excellence celebrates Australia’s contemporary knowledge, skills and innovation in the urban development industry and recognizes outstanding achievements of high quality developments. And the Western Australia Heritage Awards showcase excellence in revitalizing heritage places, setting standards for interpretation, conservation and adaptive reuse.
Collaborated by a multi-disciplinary professional team, Yagan Square project enhances sustainability while allowing people to sense the unique Whadjuk culture and local landform. It showcases how exemplary heritage interpretation can transform an underutilized site into a destination that enriches the city. Judges of UDIA described the project as a “transformational project for Perth…which sets new benchmarks across a range of metrics”.