Case studies

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Type of project

Development & subdivision


Campbell's Stores, The Rocks

Revitalising an iconic harbourfront address

Acting on the redevelopment of Sydney’s historic Campbell’s Stores building located at The Rocks. The 1839 former bond store warehouse previously hosted high end harbourside restaurants such as Waterfront Restaurant, Wolfies Grill, the Imperial Peking and the Italian Village, but has undergone extensive refurbishment and restoration works to create a new premium waterfront dining precinct.

Advising on various property-related aspects of this project including developer obligations and development documentation, approval and consent requirements of the ultimate landowner, subdivision and structured titling issues, long-term leasing and sub-leasing arrangements, liquor licensing requirements and various ancillary matters such as heritage and conservation requirements.

In the news:

New ‘glass box’ proposed for The Rocks as part of Campbell’s Stores redevelopment

Other case studies

Sale of several iconic hotel assets

Sale of freehold

Acquisition & Amalgamation of entire community scheme – Newcastle CBD

Community Scheme acquisition & termination

Recapitalisation of $760m portfolio

Recapitalisation of a portfolio comprising 12 assets

Sydney Light Rail

Complex titling issues

Jacksons on George


Renewable energy infrastructure project

Property law advice on solar/wind infrastructure

Acquisition of AFP site – Perth Airport

Acquisition of leasehold interest

Acquisition of “The Zenith”, Chatswood

Purchase of freehold

Acquisition of iconic Customs House

Purchase of freehold

Sale of freehold at Chifley Plaza & Tower

Sale of freehold

Termination of commercial strata scheme – Sydney CBD

Strata Scheme Termination – Unanimous Consent

Sale and leaseback of substantial industrial site

Sale and leaseback

Revitalising an iconic harbourfront address

Development & subdivision

National portfolio sale

Sale of 13 assets across Australia

Portfolio leasing

Leasing transactions for property owners

Purchase of heritage-listed Redfern Post Office

Purchase of freehold

Enabling CBD development

Stratum subdivision and transfer of airspace for landowner

Sale of surplus industrial land as a redevelopment opportunity

Divestment - development site

Sale of interest in premium-grade Melbourne portfolio

Sale of units in a property trust

Sale of leasehold interest, Sunshine Coast Airport, Maroochydore


Sale of multi-tenanted, multi-storey commercial building

Divestment of commercial asset for property fund

Purchase, leasing and sale of commercial office and federal court buildings – Newcastle

Purchase, leasing and sale

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