Innovation & Excellence Awards Website 2015

This award recognises significant innovation and excellence of a local, state or federal government department or authority in its dealings with the property investment and development industries.

Eligible entrants are developments or refurbishments that have been completed in the previous five years, have been operating for at least one year as at 31 December 2014 and have not previously won the award.

The award is open to members of the Property Council of Australia only. Innovation in your responses should be clearly expressed.

ISPT Award for Government Leadership (3 finalists)

Name of Development State Nominator
Fitzgibbon Chase   QLD Department of State Development, Infrastructure and Planning
Mary Valley Economic Development Strategy QLD Department of State Development, Infrastructure and Planning
Northshore - Mixed-use Urban Renewal QLD Economic Development Queensland



ISPT is one of Australia's largest unlisted property fund managers and has over $9.7 billion of funds under management. ISPT is a long term investor who owns and creates high quality office, retail, industrial and development properties. Founded in 1994 by four leading industry superannuation funds, ISPT has grown to be owned by 21 superannuation funds and like-minded organisations. ISPT invests the retirement savings of more than 50% of Australian workers in property.

Northshore - Mixed-Use Urban Renewal (QLD)
Nominated by Economic Development Queensland, Queensland Government

Once an industrial wasteland, the $5 billion Northshore redevelopment is Queensland’s largest urban renewal project. Economic Development Queensland’s transformation of this 304-hectare site, which will one day be home to 15,000 residents and as many workers, demonstrates how partnership between government and industry can drive innovation and excellence in design and liveability.