Sir Samuel Griffith Centre up for world architecture award

Griffith Centre for Sustainable Enterprise
The Sir Samuel Griffith Centre at Nathan has been shortlisted in the Production Energy and Recycling category at the 2014 World Architecture Festival Awards. Almost 300 projects from more than 50 countries have been nominated across 27 categories in the world’s largest architectural awards program. Winners will be announced in Singapore in October. Should it […]

Top environmentalist praises Griffith example

Environmental campaigner Jon Dee, smiling
Centre for Environment and Population Health
One of the world’s leading environmental campaigners has lauded Griffith University’s commitment to sustainability. For more than 20 years Mr Jon Dee, co-founder of Planet Ark and initiatives including National Tree Day, One Tree Per Child and Do Something!, has helped millions of people effect real and positive change with regard to environmental and social […]

Stellar rating for Sir Samuel Griffith Centre

Artist's impression of Sir Samuel Griffith Centre
The Sir Samuel Griffith Centre has been awarded a coveted 6-star green rating by the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA). The $40 million world class building, due for completion in June 2013, will be Australia’s first off-grid, self-powering teaching and research facility. It has been awarded the 6 Star Green Star – Education Design […]