Docklands Shelter

Architect designed temporary shelter for a community garden at Docklands, City of Melbourne, Victoria
Timberbuilt Australia prefabricated the complete framework and the LVL wall panel system. Primary support posts and beams were detailed from recycled durable species hardwood and the diagrid shade structure and wall panels were made from laminated veneer lumber. See the link below

Project Details

LocationDocklands, Victoria


ArchitectDesign Branch, City Design Division, City of Melbourne

Structural designJohn Bahoric, ARUP Melbourne & Timberbuilt Australia

BuilderSchedule Constructions

  • The project also showcases the advanced timber fabrication and construction techniques available to designers and builders today. All timber components were factory prefabricated using 3D modeling, digital data and precision CNC equipment