PROJECT TITLE: University of Newcastle City Campus
University of Newcastle city campus on Hunter Street proposed as part of reestablishing the universities city campus, the project aimed to revitalise the ageing city CBD by introducing student user group into the city space. The new city campus consist of student housing faculty of business, faculty of art and drama, university office, public and university shared library, retail and the refurbishment of the old Victoria theatre on Perkins Street for public and as part of art and drama faculty.
The new city campus is to transform the area around Hunter Street into new student hub that would generate new business opportunity around the site. The overall design scheme for these project are based on reusing the heritage building facades on Hunter and King Street, new street has been created between the Hunter and King Street to support the campus.