839-889 Collins Street, Docklands

839-889 Collins Street, Docklands. Image courtesy Lend Lease
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Number of Buildings: 
Roof Height(s) - metres: 
75.9, 75.9, 93.6, 93.6
Floor count: 
30, 24
Podium landscaped areas
Project Status: 
Number of Dwellings: 
Nearby Public Transport: 
Tram 48
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