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Colorbond Steel Award for Best Master Planned Community

This award recognises and publicly rewards excellence in the development of, and efficient use of capital, in a high-quality master planned community.

Eligible entrants will be projects, developments or refurbishments that have been completed by 31 December 2022 (completed in the past 5 years) and have been operating for at least one year as at 31 December 2023 and have not previously won the award.

The award is open to members of the Property Council of Australia only. The nominator or owner of the entry must be the member.

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2024 Finalists

Arcadia - VIC

Nominated by Satterley

Owned by Satterley

Arcadia is one of Melbourne’s best-loved masterplanned communities, setting new benchmarks for planning, design and social cohesion. With four schools operating on the site alone, 25 hectares of open space, a mix of quality housing and community facilities, Arcadia is a timely reminder of how clever design creates vibrant communities.

Brighton - WA

Nominated by Satterley

Owned by Satterley + DevelopmentWA

Brighton embodied a strategy to improve the profile of the outer northern suburbs of Perth, promoting environmental excellence through water and energy savings, providing a high quality of lifestyle. Brighton established a point of difference for which it has been embraced as the leading development of its kind.

The Paper Mill Precinct - NSW

Nominated by Coronation Property

Owned by Coronation Property

The Paper Mill Precinct, located on the banks of the Georges River Liverpool, is the result of the revitalisation of Australia’s oldest and largest paper mill. Now an award-winning precinct, the area has been transformed into a vibrant mixed-use neighbourhood that incorporates five residential buildings plus an exciting dining destination.

2023 Winner

Baringa At Aura (QLD)

Baringa is the first suburb of Stockland’s future city of Aura on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, creating a highly connected, liveable and distinctive community for diverse living. Baringa was the top-selling development in Australia for two consecutive 4 of 12 years to December 2019, selling out in around half the time anticipated by Stockland.

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