65 Berry Street

lient: Pontiac Land Gro
Role: Project Manageme
Value: $300 milli
Completion: 2020

This project involves the adaptive reuse of the Heritage Listed Department of Lands and Education buildings located on Bridge street in Sydney. These impressive buildings will be given new life as a 250 room luxury hotel. The Lands building will feature 60 large format rooms and a new roof top deck. A roof top extension to the Education building will see this building house 190 rooms with internal pool, spa and gym facilities.

The buildings have been leased by Pontiac Land Group from Property NSW and a Stage 2 DA was submitted for the project in November 2016. The redevelopment which is expected to cost in the order of $300 million is on track for completion in late 2020 and will provide a landmark revitalisation for these assets.

Client: Charter Hall
Role: Owners Representation Services
Completion: 2019

Charter Hall Office Trust ("Owner") holds 100% ownership of an A-Grade commercial office building in the North Sydney CBD at 65 Berry Street ("the building") with street frontages to Berry Street and Denison Street. The building has 97% occupancy. It includes a Child Care Centre on level 1 and 259 car spaces.

The NSW Government ("Sydney Metro") is delivering the Victoria Cross Station on land adjacent to 65 Berry Street at 155-167, 181, 187 and 189 Miller Street. Demolition of existing buildings on these sites is underway. Demolition of a pedestrian bridge over Denison Street from 155-167 Miller to Shopping World is also to take place. These works are scheduled for completion by March 2018.

Essence's role is to manage the complexities of major transformational projects delivered in live operational environments and addressing issues arising from them. Essence's role will be multifunctional as it will include but not limited to reporting, site inspections, meeting attendance, consultant management, contractor management, client management, etc.

This project involves the adaptive reuse of the Heritage Listed Department of Lands and Education buildings located on Bridge street in Sydney. These impressive buildings will be given new life as a 250 room luxury hotel. The Lands building will feature 60 large format rooms and a new roof top deck. A roof top extension to the Education building will see this building house 190 rooms with internal pool, spa and gym facilities.

The buildings have been leased by Pontiac Land Group from Property NSW and a Stage 2 DA was submitted for the project in November 2016. The redevelopment which is expected to cost in the order of $300 million is on track for completion in late 2020 and will provide a landmark revitalisation for these assets.

This project involves the adaptive reuse of the Heritage Listed Department of Lands and Education buildings located on Bridge street in Sydney. These impressive buildings will be given new life as a 250 room luxury hotel. The Lands building will feature 60 large format rooms and a new roof top deck. A roof top extension to the Education building will see this building house 190 rooms with internal pool, spa and gym facilities.

The buildings have been leased by Pontiac Land Group from Property NSW and a Stage 2 DA was submitted for the project in November 2016. The redevelopment which is expected to cost in the order of $300 million is on track for completion in late 2020 and will provide a landmark revitalisation for these assets.

65 Berry Street