NORTH COOGEE, WA
The Islands Apartments is the only residential development in Perth with a direct link to the coastal foreshore, allowing expansive views to the ocean and along the coast to Fremantle Harbour.
Islands at South Beach is a landmark of design excellence and environmental sustainability
Masterplanned with four apartment buildings, Stage 1 consisted of two 5-storey apartment buildings providing a huge variety of 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments, individual beach houses, and mezzanine penthouses. Shared facilities include a resort style pool, café and basement car parking.
Water Sensitive Urban Design was paramount, with greywater recycling providing water for irrigation and rainwater used for toilet flushing. These key inclusions will save over three million litres of water every year.
BCA Consultants was appointed as Building Services Engineers for electrical, ICT and communications, lighting design, fire safety engineering and fire services.
Islands Apartments was the winner of a 2010 MBA National Excellence in Construction Award for Best High Rise Building (Over 3 Storeys) in Australia; and an MBA WA Excellence in Construction Award for Best Multi-Unit Dwelling.