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This award recognises and rewards innovation and encourages the demonstrated application of sustainability practices that reduce an existing building’s eco footprint.

Eligible entrants were existing developments which were less than 5 years old (or have been occupied for three years since refurbishment) which had a minimum of 12 months of operating data as at 31 December 2013 to demonstrate performance against criteria.

The award is open to members of the Property Council of Australia only and who have not won the award previously.

JLL Award for Best Sustainable Development - Existing Buildings Finalists
(4 finalists)

Name of Development State Owner Nominator
10-20 Bond Street, Sydney NSW
Mirvac Group/Investa Office Fund Trust Company Limited
247 Adelaide Street, Brisbane
Trans Action Property Services
Norman Disney & Young
Centennial Plaza
Invesco Real Estate Asia
Investa Office
Cromwell Base Building Refurbishment
Cromwell Property Group
Gray Puksand


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10-20 Bond Street, Sydney (NSW)
Owned by Mirvac Group / Investa Office Fund Trust Company Limited and Nominated by Mirvac

10-20 Bond Street underwent a $60 million refurbishment following the relocation of its tenant, Macquarie Bank. The owners recognised this as an opportunity to give it a new identity and make it a new landmark address.The refurbished 20 Bond Street tower has achieved a 5 star NABERS Energy rating and a 4 star Green Star Design rating.  

The refurbishment works have dramatically enhanced the properties adaptability to changing user requirements and technology cycles and has achieved an outstanding reduction in greenhouse gas emissions and energy consumption.