COMMUNITY

Manna Gum Family and Children’s Centre

Client: Macedon Ranges Shire Council
Architect: Freeform Architects
Value: $2.8m

This project involved the construction of a new integrated centre combining Gisborne Kindergarten and Gisborne Maternal and Child Health It provides:

  • A 66-place kindergarten
  • Maternal and Child Health consulting rooms
  • Multipurpose community room

The design incorporates various internal and external learning spaces as well and an internal living wall and bamboo forest The design heavily replies on environmentally sustainable principles. including rainwater harvesting, double-glazed windows, solar hot water, as well as native and sustainable vegetation.