Sydney

Australia

Facts

Population

4,627,345 (2011)

Area

12,145 km²

4,689 mi²

Density

381 people per km²

986.8 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

39 Completed • 10 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (60%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (75%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

37

Tallest City in

the World
#

2

Tallest City in

Oceania
#

2

Tallest City in

Australia

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

One Barangaroo

271.3 m / 890 ft

2

Salesforce Tower

263.1 m / 863 ft

3

Residences One

247 m / 810 ft

4

Chifley Tower

244 m / 801 ft

5

Citigroup Centre

243 m / 797 ft

6

Deutsche Bank Place

240 m / 787 ft

7

Sydney Greenland Centre

236.5 m / 776 ft

8

World Tower

230 m / 755 ft

9

Residences Two

230 m / 754 ft

10

MLC Centre

228 m / 748 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Toni Blume

City Committee

Toni Blume

Lendlease

2021 CTBUH Global Walking Tour: Sydney (Virtual)

10 November 2021

CTBUH 2021 International Conference

08-12 November 2021

Videos

21 November 2018

CTBUH Sydney Design Excellence: 210 George Street

For the final 2018 Design Excellence Series event, the CTBUH Australia Committee, along with event sponsors Poly Australia and annual sponsors Lendlease, hosted the largest...

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Research

17 September 2021

Sustainable Tall Building Design Exemplars

Some 97 cities worldwide, including most of the world’s megacities with a population of 10 million or more, have signed onto the C40 Cities Climate...

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Global News

15 November 2021

Public Exhibition Opens for Sydney Project

A public exhibition is being held for the Cockle Bay Park project. Henning Larsen was selected as the design architect in 2020, and they have...

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