Palace Cinemas Byron Bay

Palace Cinemas in Byron Bay has reopened with a new 9-screen cineplex as part of the Mercato on Byron shopping centre, after four years in design and construction.

Insight: 2017 Autumn Edition – BiLT

At the end of May this year, Matthew will be presenting at an international BIM conference, once again. The BiLT Conference started life as ArchiCON – a conference for ARCHICAD users, which became co-located with the Revit Technology Conference. Since then, the ARCHICAD community have been welcomed with open arms at the rebranded BiLT conference incorporating the best of all BIM platforms. Matthew will be presenting at BiLT in Adelaide on the topic of Managing Massive Models. Matthew will utilise Powe Architects’ recently completed Town Square Redbank Plains project as a case study. He will demonstrate how we managed over 15GB of BIM data to produce over 300 A0 drawings for the 27 000m²+ retail centre.”

In the News – “Centre revamp approved”

Centre Revamp Approved

POWE Architects work on the Coles redevelopment of the retail heart of Alderley has featured recently in the North-West News. The project was not long ago approved by Brisbane City Council and has the support of many businesses and residents in the local area.

Cr Andrew Wines (Enoggera) welcomes the revamp. “I think that we really need a rejuvenation. I think that the Coles development, while modest, will go a long way to make the centre more attractive.”

Read the full article as it appeared in the North-West News.

Join our Team as an Architect

POWE ArchitectsPOWE Architects is inviting submissions from motivated, enthusiastic professionals to join our team.

If you are a registered architect with 5-10 years post-graduate experience in Australia; if you aspire to being involved in the design, documentation and construction stages of large scale retail, residential and mixed use projects and you have leadership qualities or possibly business ownership ambitions, then a career with us will be the answer. Continue reading

POWE Architects at the FIFA World Cup

Len hands Tracy Adams of BoysTown cheque for funds raised in FIFA 2014 Tipping CompPOWE Architects got into the spirit of the FIFA World Cup in Brazil by hosting a tipping competition to raise funds for BoysTown. The competition was run between POWE Architects staff, clients, consultants and contractors who’ve worked with us over the years.  Some of the tipping results were almost as surprising as the upsets on the field. Continue reading

In the News – “The Retail Allure”

article print banner from bPROPERTY 17th June 2014

POWE Architects Director Len Powe has once again been quoted in bmag‘s bPROPERTY section with his comments on apartment living in proximity to retail centres.

“When we designed Village Residences we did so with the end-user in mind and we were pleased that investors also saw the value in buying in a primarily owner-occupied building so close to shops and public transport,” Powe says.

David Aubrey examines the trends and benefits to apartment living outside the usual inner-city areas. With suburbs like Carindale, Indooroopilly, Upper Mount Gravatt, Chermside, Toombul and The Gap now all seen as thriving retail centres the move towards more generous sized apartments aligned to these centres is growing.

To read the full article click here or pick up a copy of the 17th June issue of bmag.

To see more about the Village Residences check out our portfolio page or the sales website.