Brambuk Cultural Centre

Brambuk Cultural Centre

Winner of a Master Builder’s award, the Brambuk National Park and Cultural Centre is a showcase for sustainable and beautiful timber portal frame construction

The curved and meandering building emulates a riverlet where indigenous people would catch eels in nets. The portal frame construction allowed a non-uniform structure that guides patrons through the information centre in a similar meandering way.
The portal frames, with tapered columns, were constructed from 100% plantation grown radiata pine LVL. Large spans and natural timber tones enhance the form and function of the cultural centre.

Project Details

LocationGrampians National Park, Victoria


ArchitectWendy Hastrich

ClientBrambuk - The National Park & Cultural Centre


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    2007 MBAV National Best commercial/Industrial construction under $5 mil. - WINNER