Australian Excellence here at Springfield Rise
Be proud to call Springfield Rise at Spring Mountain home
Lendlease’s Springfield Rise at Spring Mountain has been awarded a 5 Star Green Star - Communities v1.1 certified rating, representing Australian Excellence in sustainable precincts from the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA).
Springfield Rise at Spring Mountain was assessed for its sustainability performance across five impact categories – Governance, Liveability, Economic Prosperity, Environment and Innovation.
Some of the high scoring sustainable initiatives include dedicating land for community facilities, maintaining and improving the ecological value of the surrounding conservation area and safety around construction sites.
Quotes attributable to Managing Director of Lendlease’s Communities business, Matthew Wallace
“The business is incredibly proud of the benchmark it’s setting for communities of the future.
“The vision for Springfield Rise at Spring Mountain is to create a community where residents have access to great facilities right on their doorstep.
“As a result, Springfield Rise at Spring Mountain will be a connected, village-like atmosphere that supports social interaction, sport and recreation, retail, education and business.
“Our success lies in the enjoyment experienced by residents, visitors and workers in the communities we create and the ability to establish a community that is environmentally, economically and socially sustainable for generations to come.”
Quotes attributable to Chief Executive Officer of the GBCA, Romilly Madew
“Springfield Rise at Spring Mountain’s 5 Star Green Star Communities certification adds to Lendlease’s significant portfolio of excellence in sustainability performance.
“Their innovative approach to engaging the community on the important issue of safety around construction sites is to be particularly commended.
“The idea of partnering with local school students to produce artwork that reinforces the safety message and affixing it to construction fencing is a terrific example of fresh thinking that can deliver highly effective results.
“Springfield Rise at Spring Mountain shows how a commitment to sustainability strengthens communities and enhances environmental outcomes.”
For more information on Green Star certification visit www.gbca.org.au.