The NewQuay Central Masterplan in Melbourne’s Docklands seeks to transform the existing Waterfront City Precinct into a true waterfront and community destination. The project brief called for a creative, yet efficient utilisation of the existing infill site to include four multi-storey residential towers, a four to five-star hotel and a central park.
DKO has designed a rich and articulate master plan that breathes life to the existing precinct whilst providing strategic connections to Melbourne’s Docklands and afar.
Sitting on a 3,795 sq m waterfront site, Marina Tower, Melbourne is a mixed-development will comprising two residential towers, one 43-storey block and one 36-storey block totalling 461 units; and a 7-storey hotel tower with 273 room keys.
As of 2014, the NewQuay Central masterplan has received planning permission and DKO is currently documenting Docklands’ largest tower on the site, Marina Tower.The Marina Tower complex consists of 461 apartments over 44 storeys and a four-star hotel operated by the Sheraton Group.
Client: Hiap Hoe
Location: Docklands, Melbourne
Dwellings: 461 apartments, 273 hotel rooms