ABOUT THE AWARDS
Managed by the Property Council of Australia, the Innovation & Excellence Awards is one of the most prestigious property awards programs in Australia, promoting excellence in design and innovation in the built environment since 1982.
The Property Council of Australia aims to showcase superior examples of iconic projects in property development and investment across a broad range of sectors and design disciplines.
The Property Council of Australia/Rider Levett Bucknall Innovation & Excellence Awards event is a celebration of finalists crowning the industry’s best projects, people and companies. Finalists in the awards are recipients of one of the 19 prestigious Award Categories with the overall pinnacle ‘Rider Levett Bucknall Australian Development of the Year’ award also being announced.
2023 award categories
s4b Award for Best Heritage Development
This award recognises innovation excellence in heritage related development or adaptive reuse projects. The award recognises outstanding conservation projects, adaptive reuse of existing buildings/sites or high-quality infill development within a historic context.
Hames Sharley Award for Best Mixed Use Development
This award recognises and rewards innovation in a mixed use development.
For the purpose of the award, a mixed use development is a development that comprise at least two substantive uses of the following; office, retail, residential, tourism and leisure, community facilities, logistics/warehouse, distribution or high technology.
woods bagot Award for Best Public Building
This award recognises excellence in a new or refurbished public building.
A public building is a building used for public visitation or occupied for the delivery of services to the community (whether or not it is owned by government) such as (but not limited to) healthcare, education, community facilities, sporting facilities, public infrastructure, art gallery or museum.