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UNE recently invited artists of all ages and stages to enter an art competition titled “postcards from the Boilerhouse” to capture various interpretations of this iconic structure.  The competition was hugely successful with 46 entries received. All entries are now on exhibition at the...

The Boilerhouse project is a redevelopment of the historic, award-winning boilerhouse building on UNE’s Armidale campus into The Boilerhouse Discovery Space. It will become an iconic destination in regional NSW for locals and visitors, offering play-based experiences, both indoor and outdoor, for children aged...

Archival extract of Architecture Australia from February 1975 featuring details of the Boilerhouse Stage 3 developments....

The buildings at UNE harbour and trigger memories and stories of Australia’s first regional university, a place where knowledge and philosophy was upheld and encouraged from 1938. The structures are our connection to that hopeful past, where the vision of bold and innovative leaders...

Archival extract of Architecture Australia from September 1965 featuring details of the Boilerhouse Stage 2 developments....