Located on a damaged site that used to be landfill, this sculptural building is the seed for its regeneration.
Elegantly marrying passive design to the latest Australian sustainable innovations, the hub building inspires and empowers visitors on a path towards a more sustainable future. Adopting the rich language of its surrounding horizontal sloping planes and natural timbers glow in the Mildura sun.
Revegetating the landscape: Mildura volunteers planted Australian native plants around the Eco Centre to help protect it from future harsh summers
Solar Air Modules on the roof delivering warm air into the space in winter and pulling it out during summer.
Enthusiastic Mildura Foodswap organisers came dressed as a corn and a carrot, dedication to their cause.
Happy gecko enjoying the new building. Designer Luke Middleton explaining the building principles.