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Australian Building Stats

Australia and Sydney especially are producing some noteworthy additions to modern urban landscapes and CTBUH 2017 promises to showcase many of these showcase projects throughout the event.

Sydney – a jewel in Australia’s crown

Sydney ranks 34th in world cities with the most skyscrapers, trailing its rival Melbourne by three spots at 31. It’s distinctive and world-famous skyline complemented by its beautiful harbour make it one of most appreciated urban vistas around the globe.

Some noteworthy stats about Sydney

  • 924 high-rise buildings
  • 153 skyscrapers
  • 96 low-rise buildings
  • 7 buildings with towers
  • 2 bridges
  • 1 observation tower
  • 1 modern-day architectural marvel of the world

See the Sydney of the future

Check out Sydney’s upcoming skyscrapers at the city’s offices located behind Sydney Town Hall where you’ll find a 3-D maquette of Sydney’s CBD complete with skyscrapers in production and those with planning approval.

Sydney Building References


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