Rhodes Shopping Centre & Office Development, Rhodes, NSW
The Rhodes Waterside Shopping Centre is a key component of the Walker group redevelopment of a 20.6 hectare former industrial site on Homebush Bay.
With more than 163.483m², the centre holds majortenants including Reading Cinemas, Coles Supermarket, and the largest IKEA at the time in the southern hemisphere.
The retail centre also accommodates 100 speciality shops, food court and
a gymnasium as well as 28,000m² of commercial office space. A 12-storey parking house holding 2500 parking spaces is located (beside, connected to) the centre.
D5D was initially engaged by Grocon Constructions and subsequently by Walker Group to undertake design development and construction documentation of the building structure, services and external cladding. D5D also undertook concept design for potential tenants and coordination and documentation for tenancy fit outs.
The Commercial component is located in the redeveloped 20.6 hectare former industrial site on Homebush bay, and comprises two office buildings providing 40,000m² of gross floor space and associated underground car parking.