2 February, 2017

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Introducing the Mod Configurator

When it comes to designing a public space, certain structures are a must. Especially in the Australian climate, where summer scorches and winter roars, ensuring that your space has adequate shade and toilet facilities is essential. It can be the difference between a thriving social hub and a unused, wasted urban project. However, finding a suitable solution can be easier said than done. Sure, you ...
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29 January, 2017

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How to help identify your wind grade classification

When asked what your wind grade classification is for your site it is okay to be baffled by the question. Some people know exactly what that person is talking about, others have no idea. Wind grade classification? What does that even mean and how do I know what it is for my site?
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29 January, 2017

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What Does it Mean to be Fully Accessible?

As Australians, we take a lot of pride in our public spaces. From beaches to mountains, National Parks to playgrounds, Aussie backyards are filled with some of the most gorgeous scenery in the world. It’s no wonder, then, that so much of our leisure time is spent outdoors.
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29 January, 2017

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A Foundation of Play: Touched by Olivia

Australia is a nation surrounded by beauty. Beaches, parks and gardens, there is an endless amount to explore with your family. Growing up in a country like Australia is an incredible experience for a child. But, if your child has a disability, finding a location that you all can enjoy can be easier said than done. Touched by Olivia is a foundation that understands the struggles of families with d...
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29 January, 2017

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Mod & Fleetwood Urban Graduate Shade Competition - Deadline Extension

Due to high requests, the Urban Graduate Shade Competiton has been extended. We will be closing this competition on the 31st of August.   Australia has a rich history of design innovation. Our universities are renowned for producing some of the finest architects and landscape architects.  Here at Mod, we are always on the lookout for talented new graduates. Ones who aren’t afraid to think outside ...
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29 January, 2017

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The Shade Competition Deadline Extended to 31st of August

Due to high requests, the Shade Competiton has been extended. We will be closing this competition on the 31st of August. Here at Mod, we are always on the lookout for talented new graduates. Ones who aren’t afraid to think outside the box when it comes to design and innovation. This competition is shaping up to be just that - full of innovation. Submissions for the competition close the 31st of Au...
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29 January, 2017

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Wind Factor: The Facts and Materials You Need to Know

Wind Factor: The Facts and Materials You Need to Know 
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29 January, 2017

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Mod & Fleetwood Urban Graduate Shade Competition Has Been Extended

Due to high requests, the Urban Graduate Shade Competiton has been extended. We will be closing this competition on the 31st of August. Australia has a rich history of design innovation. Our universities are renowned for producing some of the finest architects and landscape architects.   Here at Mod, we are always on the lookout for talented new graduates. Ones who aren’t afraid to think outside t...
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29 January, 2017

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3 Tips to Keep Your Public Space Vandalism Free

Public architecture is a wonderful thing. It can dramatically improve a streetscape and provide a place of refuge in an empty landscape.  It can  also create a shared space where there wasn’t one before. The fact that this architecture exists for everyone to enjoy is a beautiful sentiment. It creates a sense of community and togetherness that is so necessary. However, the public nature of it often...
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