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Make-over for CBD Convention area

Posted by: 2UE | 11 December, 2012 - 1:38 PM
Haymarket area of CBD to get a make over under new plans

Over the next three years - the existing Convention and Exhibition centres will be demolished and replaced with new, larger facilities.

The Entertainment Centre will be torn down in 2015, with a new Haymarket "neighbourhood" created in its place.

There will be a new entertainment venue, within the Darling Harbour precinct.

Plans have been unveilled for a billion dollar facelift, of the southern end of Darling Harbour.

There'll be new convention, exhibition and concert venues - and the exisiting Entertainment Centre will be replaced by commercial and residential units.








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