Media Coverage

One of our aims is to keep heritage issues in the media.

Media Coverage
Grollo Group Demolition of Historic City Building Enrages Heritage Groups, Clay Lucas, The Age, September 30, 2015

Planning Minister Richard Wynne’s New Rules Claim First Victims, Simon Johanssen, The Age, September 30, 2015.

Southbank Heritage ‘Botched’: Sean Car, Southbank Local News, September 2015.

Soul Needs Saving: Call to Reform Southbank Heritage Rules, Tom Minear, The Herald-Sun, September 9th 2015.

Melbourne Looks to New Rules to Protect City’s Historic Buildings, Shane Green, The Age, April 27th 2015.

Historical La Trobe Street buildings on offer, Nicole Lindsay, The Age Business Day, February 4, 2015.

Save the Palace Theatre and save face – everybody wins, Shane Green, The Age, December 20, 2014.

Fight to save the Palace Theatre lands in Clayton recycling plant, Aisha Dow, The Age, November 25, 2014.

Outrage as workers begin ripping out Palace Theatre interior before council heritage decision, Aisha Dow, The Age, November 20, 2014.

Melbourne’s Palace Theatre is Being Illegally demolished as we speak, Greg Moskovitch, Tone Deaf, 20 Nov 2014.

Matthew Guy forces cuts to W Hotel on Palace Theatre site, Aisha Dow, The Age, October 2, 2014.

Developer challenges Melbourne car park’s heritage listing, Jennifer Duke, Property Observer, 18 August, 2014.

‘Ugly’ car park in heritage legal fight, Steve Lillebuen, The Age, August 9, 2014.

Proposed tower for Collins Street would overshadow south bank of Yarra, Clay Lucas, The Age, August 7, 2014.

Suncorp’s 1960s CBD icon to be demolished despite heritage call, Clay Lucas, The Age, June 27, 2014

Target urged to remove CBD signage to show historic facade of cinema, John Masanauskas, Herald Sun, May 5 2014.

New threat to Docklands goods shed, Clay Lucas, The Age, May 19, 2014.

‘It wants to be free’: heritage group targets Bourke Street facade, Aisha Dow, The Age, May 5 2014.

“Ugly” car park is added to heritage register, Aisha Dow, The Age, May 1, 2014

City office tower faces demolition, Aisha Dow, The Age, February 6, 2014

Planning Minister Matthew Guy no fan of ‘ugly’ Hoyts Cinema building, John Masanauskas, Herald Sun, January 30 2014

Palace Theatre safe – for now, Alana Schetzer, The Age, January 29, 2014

Forum Theatre redevelopment includes 32-storey tower, Chris Vedelago, The Age, December  2013

Palace Theatre plans updated as locals protest, Alistair Walsh, Property Observer, 7 October 2013

Anger rises over Palace Theatre plans, Vince Chadwick, The Age, 9 July 201

Palace theatre under threat, Tammy Weller, Arts Hub, 9 July 2013

Bid to save historic car park, 3AW, 11 March 2013

City of Melbourne poll: Candidates ranked on heritage stance, Lisa Higginson, Weekly Melbourne Times, 22 October 2012

Call to protect laneways in the name of a gritty city, Natalie Craig, The Age, June 17, 2012

A rash decision? Bid to demolish historic VD clinic sparks anger, Miki Perkins, The Age, April 12, 2012

Past imperfect: tracing the arc of life in the swing of a wrecking ball, Bruce Guthrie, The Age, April 15, 2012

Heritage Advocates Fight to Save Venereal Disease Clinic, Interview with MHA president Rupert Mann on Radio National Drive, April 12, 2012

Ninety-nine city buildings ‘sitting ducks for developers, Chris Hingston, Melbourne Weekly, Apr 17 , 2012

Heritage group to protest against demolition of Scots Church Hall in Melbourne CBD, Alisatir Walsh, Property Observer, 22 February 2012

Planners reined in over stables bid, Miki Perkins, The Age, February 16, 2012

Westpac on the move as tower controversy continues, Simon Johanson, The Age, December 19, 2011

Hidden history behind closed doors, Miki Perkins, The Age, September 12, 2011

Precious facades recognised in sweeping heritage order, Jason Dowling, The Age, June 9, 2011

New lobby group formed to protect Melbourne’s heritage buildings, Stateline Victoria, Friday, October 8, 2010 12:00 AEDT

Call for tighter heritage laws to save city’s character, Jason Dowling, The Age, October 2, 2010

Art deco destruction spurs Gen Y heritage protectors, Ruth Williams, The Age, August 15, 2010

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