Here we go ... this is certainly a significant site, and without direct heritage impact (unless you consider the "...unparalleled protected views over UNESCO world heritage listed Carlton Gardens" an issue in terms of the WH buffer zone). I always find it amusing when real estate agents and developers spruik up the benefits of proximity to heritage sites. Anyway, the site clearly has potential for something of significance - one for the skyscraper fans?
Melbourne is in for another dose of Zaha Hadid Architects. After the renowned London-based design practice achieved approval for their first Melbourne project earlier in the year, developer UEM Sunrise has chosen the firm to spearhead their pending residential redevelopment of the former Victoria Police building at 412 St Kilda Road.