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Bank’s move to ATP likely to bring congestion

BY CAROLINE WAGNER The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has announced it plans to relocate its Parramatta, Sydney Olympic Park and Lidcombe offices to the Australian Technology Park (ATP), a shift of 10,000 jobs. The move comes following the acquisition of the technology hub by developer Mirvac for $263 million. Politicians in Sydney’s west have since […]

Unsure of start-ups as Technology Park closes

BY CHRISTOPHER HARRIS The future of the Sydney tech industry is in a state of flux, with the informal start-up ‘spiritual home’ of Sydney now set for development. Australian Technology Park in Eveleigh is up for sale, with developer Mirvac agreeing to buy the site for $263 million. Greens Newtown MP Jenny Leong criticised the […]

Community’s confidence wavers over ATP sale

South Sydney residents have questioned the legitimacy of UrbanGrowth NSW’s consultation process over the Australian Technology Park (ATP) as it prepares to sell the site. The sale has continually come under fire from the local community and the City of Sydney. Late last month, UrbanGrowth announced that five corporations had been invited to tender for […]

Council concerned over ATP privatisation

By Lauren O'Connor   The City of Sydney have recommended employment and heritage sites at the Australian Technology Park (ATP) be contractually protected in the event of its privatisation. An independent review into the "opportunities and risks relating to the sale of the ATP" commissioned by the council was examined on Monday February 23. Lord […]