Norah Dempster

Norah Dempster is a Melbourne-based freelance writer and prize-winning occasional poet. Her articles have appeared in The Age newspaper and on various websites.

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APM Group has won the 2013 Victoria’s Master Builder of the Year (Commercial) Award for the Centre for Catholic Leadership project in East Melbourne. “The project was chosen as the cream of the crop from a group of first-class entrants,” said Master Builders Association of Victoria (MBAV) executive director Brian Welch. The contemporary, purpose-built conference and learning centre is world-class with its two large halls, nine teaching and workshop studios, ...

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Developers across Australia are producing innovative, sustainable buildings where people can work, live or shop in quality surrounds – and Melbourne projects have won two major honours at this year’s Urban Taskforce Australia Development Excellence Awards The Innovative Development Award went to Lend Lease for the world’s tallest timber apartment building, Forte, at Victoria Harbour. Fabcot Pty Ltd took out the Mixed Use Development Award for the Woolworths Retail Property ...

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  It’s no surprise that Cheltenham-based builder Atkinson Pontifex was part of the Australian team that won the 2013 Best In Show gold medal at the world’s most prestigious garden event, the Chelsea Flower Show in London. After all, directors Dean Atkinson and David Pontifex met when they were four years old playing in a kindergarten sandpit in a Melbourne suburb. They became mates and went to the same primary ...

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