Kangaroo Pt tower modified, approved

The modified Metro Property Development tower is 20 storeys, reduced from 23. THE controversial multi-storey Metro Property residential tower on Lambert and Cairns streets, Kangaroo Point, has been approved despite more than 180 community objections submitted to council. The tower, originally a 23-storey proposal of 253 units, was modified in July and again in October to 20 storeys and 214 units. The ground floor was redesigned to feature seven ‘townhouse’ style units as a... Read More

Village Twin Cinema redevelopment begins

The redeveloped site includes a six-screen cinema, bar, restaurant, and two coffee shops, along with a function centre. THE dramatic, and much-anticipated, redevelopment of the Village Twin cinema at the corner of Brunswick and Barker streets is set to begin in February, owner Peter Sourris said. Plans for the two-storey site included a restaurant, a bar, two coffee shops, a six-screen cinema complex (including gold class) on the bottom floor, and a function centre on the second... Read More