Winner! Adelaide Zoo
Earlier this month the Adelaide Zoo was garnered with an outstanding five awards to dominate this years Australian Institute of Architect’s 2010 Australian Architecture Awards. From the Australian Institute of Architects page:
Adelaide Zoo ‘has all of a sudden come of age’ – taking out five awards to dominate this year’s Australian Institute of Architects’ 2010 South Australian Architecture Awards.
At a special ceremony in Adelaide tonight (Friday 2 July), the recently opened Adelaide Zoo Entrance Precinct by Adelaide-based national practice HASSELL was awarded the prestigious Jack McConnell Award for Public Architecture, the top Robert Dickson Award for Interior Architecture, an Urban Design Architecture Award and a Sustainable Architecture Award. The Adelaide Zoo Panda Exhibit by HASSELL also received a Public Architecture Commendation.
Jon has actually been to Adelaide Zoo and can attest to it’s forward thinking design. If any one else has been out that way, drop us a line. We’re eager to hear other reports. Well done!