300 George Street Blogumentary
300 George Street
Brisbane, Australia
This is a blogumentatry project that is following the construction and development of the building complex planned for 300 George Street, Brisbane, with the aim of capturing the history from demolition of the old court building to the final completion of the three new towers.
300 George Street Brisbane is the site for Brisbane Quarter and W Hotel, Brisbane.
This blog is in no way affiliated with the developer, leasing agents or any businesses planned to operate at 300 George Street Brisbane.

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Recent Posts

Final update for 300 George Street

August 2018 Updates

July 2018 Updates

June 2018 Updates

May 2018 Updates

April 2018 Updates

March 2018 Updates

February 2018 Updates

January 2018 Updates

December 2017 updates

Remaining photos and updates for November 2017

Some cool shots from up high

Links to past time lapse videos

Reducing the frequency of updates and content on this Blog

Updates between 20th of November and 24th of November

Updates between 13th of November and 17th of November

Updates between 6th of November and 10th of November

Updates between 23rd of October and 3rd of November

A new crane installed at the commercial building site

Updates between 16th of October and 20th of October

Official Pages

300 George Brisbane
Brisbane Quarter
Brookfield Multiplex
Brisbane Development

Updates between 1st of August and 5th of August

Looks like there was no work at the site on Thursday this week. Apart from that it's full steam ahead all the other days. I'm looking over to the site now (Saturday) and can see there's activity going on too with one lane of North Quay blocked off to traffic and a concrete pumping boom set up.

1 August -
- hotel core has climbed again since Friday. It's starting to look pretty high from street level, though still a long way to go
- podium 3 level formwork progressing
- metal formwork in place under substation floor, reinforcing being placed
- reinforcing being laid for last part of basement 6 east of the res core
- basement 5 formwork supports going up in podium area


2 August -
- reinforcing starting to go in for Podium 3 slab on west side of hotel core
- substation slab north of commercial core poured this morning
- Basement 5 formwork progressing rapidly in podium area
- looks like the reinforcing is nearly done for the last part of Basement 6 east of the res core
- columns being poured west of the res core, to support Basement 5


3 August -
- post-tensioning ducts being placed on the western side of the hotel core
- formwork buildup happening around the hotel core & commercial core
- pouring the last part of Basement 6 near the res tower
- Basement 5 formwork buildup in the podium area
- looks like the carpark ramp between Basement 6 & 5 is ready to pour


5 August -
- looks like a new personnel lift has been installed on the North Quay frontage of the hotel area
- reinforcing etc being laid west of the hotel core and the commercial core
- reo starting to go in for Basement 5 in the podium area
- several large columns have been poured around the res core, with some very large tubes of reinforcing ready to place over some more



Sat Aug 6 14:39:43 2016
Photos, Construction, Day, GuestContribution