Facts

Population

4,627,345 (2011)

Area

12,145 km²

4,689 mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

37 Completed • 11 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

38

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

Design Excellence Competition: 10 Valentine Avenue

20 November 2019

32 Smith Street: Design Excellence Competition

21 August 2019

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

01 August 2020

On the Fast Track to “Better Placed”

Abbie Galvin is the 24th Government Architect of New South Wales (NSW) state in Australia, which incorporates the Sydney metropolitan area, joining the role after...

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Global News

14 November 2019

University in Sydney Prepares to Transition to a New Campus

The New South Wales Government is calling on the community to make their voices heard on Western Sydney University’s proposed AU$260 million (US$176 million) new...

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