"Abundant natural light, public accessibility, and focus on staff wellbeing define the interior spaces, creating a welcoming and inspiring environment for both staff and the community. Moreover, the project successfully reconfigures the site, enhancing pedestrian access and civic amenity, exemplifying a commitment to urban sustainability.
The Maitland Administration Centre is a beacon of architectural prowess, redefining the city's civic identity. The jury wholeheartedly awards it for its exceptional contribution to the built environment and its respect for Maitland's history and future."
Practices: Maitland City Council, BVN Architecture, PTW Architects, EJE Architecture
Photographer: The Guthrie Project
Builder: Hansen Yuncken
Traditional Owners of the Land: Wonnarua People
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We are proud to share that Maitland Administration Centre has been awarded two major wins at the 2024 AIA, Newcastle Chapter Awards - the Newcastle Medal and the Commercial Architecture Award.
Congratulations to Maitland City Council and to all who were involved. This is a huge milestone as not only have we won in Newcastle, award-winners will now progress to the 2024 NSW awards.
For more details of the PTW contribution to the project here.