Memberships & Awards

We are active members in industry groups, and are proud to be recognised with many prestigious awards.

While our focus will always be on delivering outstanding results for our customers and communities, we always share a sense of pride when our achievements are recognised. The awards we receive underscore our inventive spirit and drive, and demonstrates our commitment to actively contributing to our industry.

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We support and are active participants in a range of industry specific groups. We also seek third party sustainability certification ratings on our designs and operational performance.

Our partnerships and memberships include:

230x230 Better Building Partnership

Founding member of the Better Building Partnership City of Sydney Initiative

230x230 CDP

Participant in the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) since 2010

230x230 GRESB

Member of the Global Real Estate Sustainability  Benchmark (GRESB) in 2015 and participant since 2013

230x230 Social Traders Connect

Corporate Member of Social Traders Connect 

230x230 API

Member of the Australian Property Institute 

230x230 UDA

Member of the Australian Property Institute 

230x230 PRI

Signatory to the UN Principals of Responsible Investment

230x230 Green Building Council Aus

Member of the Green Building Council of Australia

230x230 PCA

Member of the Property Council of Australia

230x230 Urban Taskforce

Member of the Urban Taskforce Australia

230x230 Shopping Centre Coucil of Aus

Member of Shopping Centre Council of Australia

Property Industry Foundation

Member of the Property Industry Foundation

230x230 Committee Syd

Member of the Committee for Sydney

230x230 Diversity Council

Member of the Diversity Council Australia

230x230 Male Champions of Change

Founding members of Property Council Male Champions of Change

230x230 PID

Member of Pride in Diversity


Member of the WELL Institute and WELL Portfolio

230x230 CAF

Member of the Clearing Accountability Framework Technical Group

230x230 City Switch

Member of City Switch


Member of Pledge 1%


Woolworths Distribution Centre, Dandenong South

Winner - Kone Award for Development Innovation 2019

Purpose built to be our customer Woolworths’ new Melbourne South Regional Distribution Centre, we were awarded for innovation that created significant advancement and improvement within a development. The facility is the largest and most technologically advanced grocery distribution centre in the southern hemisphere – twice the size and capacity of equivalent facilities being built in Europe.

Innovation excellence awards


Direct Office Fund 

Winner - Fund of the Year 2018*

Our flagship fund, the Direct Office Fund, was award for the third straight year in the Direct Property category following success in 2016 and 2017. Recognised for our conviction and strategy that has delivered exceptional risk-adjusted returns to our investors, the award is a testament to the Direct team.

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333 George Street, Sydney and Western Sydney University (1PSQ) 

Finalist - 333 George Street, Sydney
Best Office Development 2018

Finalist - 1PSQ Wood Bagot Award for Best Public Building 2018

Finalist - 1PSQ Development Innovation 2018

As finalists in three categories, noting our office development and education facilities, the Property Council's Innovation & Excellence Awards recognised our significant contributions and commitment to advancement within our industry.

Innovation excellence awards


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