Peninsula campus is the third largest of Monash’s urban campuses and comprises the University’s major presence in the Frankston and Mornington Peninsula region.
The project delivers a new student accommodation building comprising 150 student beds in the form of studio apartments, two apartments for residential support, and common spaces to support the whole campus residential community (250 people approx.) Meeting the aspirations of Monash Residential Services and delivering the high level pastoral care model that has defined on campus accommodation at Monash University.
As Australia’s largest cross laminated timber (CLT) buildingto achieve Passive House Certification, the CLT panels halve the amount of embodied carbon compared with typical concrete construction; to help Monash University achieve its “net zero” carbon target by 2030.
Passive House Certified
Construction21 Green Solutions Awards - International Energy & Temperate Climates Prize
Melbourne Design Awards - Gold Medal Winner
AFR Higher Education Award - Facilities Innovation Award
Premiers Sustainability Awards - Built Environment - Winner
Australian Timber Design Awards - Sustainability Award
Blueprint Awards - Best Non-Public Residential Highly Commended
Gross Floor Area:
AECOM, Grun Consulting, Atelier Ten