The Perth Cultural Centre Precinct is the principle hub of culture and the arts in Perth containing Western Australia’s key cultural institutions and a large concentration of State-owned heritage buildings. For a number of years, the precinct has suffered with lack of activity, image and identity. Revitalisation and extension of the area was required to create access and activation to a diverse range of knowledge, information, arts and cultural experiences.
Utilising international expertise, a strategic assessment of current and potential uses of the area was completed to develop the future vision and place plan for the area.
The place plan identified the key investments required to create a long term national and international attraction for people, commerce, education and creativity, diversifying the lifestyle and identity of the city and the state.
The place plan aims to breathe new life into the Perth Cultural Centre with a heightened sense of energy, flavour and vitality.
NS Projects’ role has included procurement of the specialist consultant team, coordination and management of the 25-year place plan, which encompassed the following elements: