Bunjil Place has won the top award for Public Buildings at the Victorian Chapter of the Australian Institute of Architects.

As the winner of the Victorian Chapter, Bunjil Place is now in the running for the Australian Institute of Architects National Award for Public Architecture. The national award winner will be announced in November.

City of Casey Mayor Cr Geoff Ablett said we are honoured that Bunjil Place has been recognised with a second award win in less than a month.

“At the end of May we were delighted to hear that Bunjil Place had taken out the top honour at the International Design Awards (IDA) 2017,” said the Mayor.

“Award nominations were assessed by an independent design jury and to again see such high recognition received for the iconic design of Bunjil Place is a testament to the contemporary and innovative design that fjmt envisioned for our community facility.

“We are proud that the iconic design has created a welcoming and enlivening destination for residents and visitors to enjoy the many exciting entertainment, arts and cultural experiences on offer at Bunjil Place.”

Well, we have to say we're honoured and chuffed to be lauded as such an icon. To view a full list of awards click here.

Photography John Gollings.