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Note: As this project is under construction, the data is based on the most reliable information currently available. This data is thus subject to change until the building has completed and all information can be confirmed and ratified by the CTBUH.


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Height: Occupied
312.4 m / 1,025 ft
 
Height: To Tip
318.7 m / 1,046 ft
Height: Architectural
316.7 m / 1,039 ft
 
Australia 108 Outline
Floors Above Ground
100
# of Elevators
13
Top Elevator Speed
9 m/s
Tower GFA
138,266 m² / 1,488,283 ft²
# of Apartments
1,105

Facts

Official Name Australia 108
Structure Type Building
Status Under Construction
Country Australia
City Melbourne
Street Address & Map 70 Southbank Boulevard
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2014
Construction Start 2015
Completion 2020
Official Website Australia 108 Melbourne

Companies Involved

Developer Aspial Corporation; World Class Land
Architect
Design Fender Katsalidis Architects
Structural Engineer
Design Robert Bird Group
Main Contractor Multiplex
Other Consultant
Façade Aurecon; Altitude Façade Access Consulting Pty Ltd
• Façade Maintenance Altitude Façade Access Consulting Pty Ltd
• Interiors Carr Design Group
Material Supplier
• Ceiling Studco Australia Pty Ltd
• Elevator KONE
• Interior Partition Studco Australia Pty Ltd

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Study Examines Tallest Buildings with Dampers
22 Aug 2018 – CTBUH Research

Global News

First Residents to Move into Melbourne’s Australia 108 Tower
13 Jun 2018 – Residents of the 100-story Australia 8 tower in…

Work Begins on Australia 108 in Melbourne
16 Oct 2015 – A giant new landmark is climbing into Melbourne's…

Builder Appointed for Australia 108 in Melbourne
17 Sep 2015 – A Singaporean developer has formally appointed…

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First Residents to Move into Melbourne’s Australia 108 Tower
13 Jun 2018
Residents of the 100-story Australia 8 tower in Melbourne are scheduled to move into the building in June. If completed as planned and on schedule, the tower will become…
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Work Begins on Australia 108 in Melbourne
16 Oct 2015
A giant new landmark is climbing into Melbourne's skyline, as construction officially begins on the Australia 108 skyscraper. Work has now started on the foundations of…
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Builder Appointed for Australia 108 in Melbourne
17 Sep 2015
A Singaporean developer has formally appointed Brookfield Multiplex as builder for Australia 108, with on-site piling to commence in October. When completed, the building…
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Melbourne's Australia 108 Has Most Expensive Penthouse in the Country
9 Apr 2015
Melbourne now boasts the most expensive condominium in Australia, with a luxury penthouse located in the city's tallest skyscraper snapped up by an anonymous investor for…
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Melbourne Planning Minister Approves Australia 108
26 Jun 2014
Melbourne will host the southern hemisphere’s tallest building, with a 100-story apartment tower approved for Southbank. Australia 108 will stand at 319 meters and will…
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Melbourne’s Australia 108 Height Reduced
30 Apr 2014
Developers have resubmitted shorter plans for Australia 108, after it was determined that the 388-meter tower would violate aviation regulations limiting building heights…
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Australia 108 is Back Under New Owners, and a Little Shorter
24 Jan 2014
Australia 108 has emerged from a redesign, shorter than originally planned, but still tall enough to eclipse Melbourne’s current tallest building, 297-meter Eureka Tower…
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New Skyscraper May Surpass Melbourne’s Tallest
9 Dec 2013
The Far East Consortium has proposed constructing a four-tower complex at 250 Spencer Street in the center of Melbourne. The site was recently purchased from ISPT, which…
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Two Supertalls Squashed in Melbourne
11 Jul 2013
Plans to build what may have been the southern hemisphere's tallest skyscraper in Melbourne have been abandoned. Fender Katsalidis Architects has confirmed it is…
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Australia 108 Gets Nod from Melbourne Planning Minister
19 Mar 2013
The proposed 388-meter, 108-story Australia 108 tower has been given the green light by the Melbourne Planning Minister, Matthew Guy, MP, according to radio station 3AW…
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Australia 108 to Employ Prefabricated Structure
27 Nov 2012
The Southern Hemisphere's future tallest building, Australia 108, will include prefabricated elements in an attempt to slash construction time. The project will employ a…

Research Papers

Connecting the City: People, Density & Infrastructure
30 Oct 2017 – CTBUH Journal, 2017 Issue IV

Skyscraper Citymaker
26 Oct 2015 – Asia & Australasia: A Selection of Written Works on the World's Tall Building Forefront


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