Awards

Hunter Development Corporation (HDC), the former corporate entity, delivered award-winning projects and had been recognised by organisations like the Master Builders Association, the Urban Development Institute of Australia, Landcom, Hunter Business Chamber and Hunter Tourism for excellence in urban design, residential and commercial development as well as protecting the environment.

In 2016 HDC received a NSW Premier's Award for the remediation of former BHP lands at Mayfield and Kooragang Island.

HDC awards include:

  • NSW Premier’s Award 2016, in the category Protecting the Environment for the remediation of former BHP lands at Mayfield and Kooragang Island
  • 2012 Lower Hunter Urban Design Award - Honeysuckle Heritage Precinct

  • 2012 UDIA Newcastle Museum - Commendation Award in Urban Renewal & Winner of Best NSW Regional & ACT Project

  • 2011 Lower Hunter Urban Design Award Multiple Dwelling Award (High-Rise) - Bellevue Hotel

  • 2011 Lower Hunter Urban Design Awards - Honeysuckle Hotel awarded Graph Building Heritage Award and the Landcom Award for Excellence in Urban Design

  • 2011 NSW Master Builders Association Excellence in Construction Awards - Newcastle Museum

  • Landcom 2009 Lower Hunter Urban Design Awards - Lee Wharf Stage Three residential, Multiple Dwelling award

  • 2009 Landcom Lower Hunter Urban Design Awards - The Glasshouse commercial building

  • 2006 Hunter Region Civic Urban Design Award - Hunter Water Head Office

  • 2006 Hunter Region Civic Urban Design Award - Lee Wharf Stages 1 & 2

  • 2006 Master Builder Association NSW Excellence Award - Lee Wharf A
  • 2005 Lower Hunter Civic Urban Design Award People's Choice - Boardwalk

  • 2005 Lower Hunter Civic Urban Design Award - Boardwalk

  • 2005 UDIA NSW Award - Boardwalk

  • 2005 Master Builder Association National Excellence in Building Award - Boardwalk

  • 2005 Hunter Region Tourism Award - Live Sites

  • 2005 Hunter Business Chamber President's Award

  • 1994 The Boardwalk won the NSW Urban Taskforce Development Excellence Award in residential development (October)

  • 1994 The Boardwalk won the Newcastle and National Master Builders Awards for commercial development over $10 million

  •  1996 Honeysuckle won the International Waterfront Centre in Washington Award for excellence

  • 1992 Honeysuckle Master Plan won the NSW Division of the National Royal Australian Planning Institute (RAPI) Awards for excellence in planning (November)