A design led perspective on ‘Refreshing the Southport CBD’.

An insightful conversation with industry peers on refreshing the Southport CBD at the Property Council of Australia Gold Coast event.

Buchan Principal, Emma Ridings joined a guest panel with Cr Brooke Patterson, John Howe and Dean Gould, moderated by Matthew Schneider, to discuss the challenges currently facing the CBD, the urban connections and driving the night time economy, including the Special Entertainment Precinct, as well as the need to work with state and local government to unlock opportunity and development.

Buchan is proud to be a part of this vibrant community and the future direction of the Southport CBD.

Matthew Schneider, Director – Urbis and Chair of the Property Council’s Gold Coast Committee

Cr Brooke Patterson – Division 6, Gold Coast City Council

John Howe, Executive Chairman – IEDM 
Emma Ridings, Principal – Buchan
Dean Gould, Chief Marketing Officer – Southern Cross University and Chair of Gold Coast Music Advisory Group