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Olderfleet - 477 Collins Street, Melbourne

Olderfleet - 477 Collins Street, Melbourne. Image: Gabriel Saunders
Builder: 
Building Type: 
Commercial
Number of Buildings: 
1
Roof Height(s) - metres: 
158.56
Floor count: 
38
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Project Status: 
Developer: 
Net Leasable Area: 
50,000m2
Nearby Public Transport: 
Southern Cross Station, #112, #48, #109 trams

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