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

40 Completed • 13 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (57%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (77%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

41

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

55 Pitt Street

238.1 m / 781 ft

8

Sydney Greenland Centre

235.7 m / 773 ft

9

World Tower

230 m / 755 ft

10

Residences Two

230 m / 754 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Toni Blume

City Committee

Toni Blume

Lendlease

CTBUH 2022 Global Walking Tour: Sydney

14 October 2022

CTBUH NSW Presents | The Future City: Addressing Carbon, Climate & Societal Crises

04 May 2022

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

04 April 2022

Making Tall Timber Financially Viable: the Design-Build Approach

As the tall building industry increasingly becomes interested in using engineered mass timber to construct high-rise buildings, the economical and construction-efficiency advantages need to be...

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Global News

19 August 2022

Ceremonial Groundbreaking for New HQ Building in Sydney

The Atlassian Central, the Australian headquarter building has had a ceremonial groundbreaking to initiate the project’s start after the New South Wales government, Dexus and...

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