Leongatha Learning Centre, Australian Building, GippsTAFE Project Design, Property Images
Leongatha Learning Centre Building
Technical Training Centre Victoria design by Paul Morgan Architects, Australia Educational Development
1 Feb 2010
Leongatha Learning Centre, Victoria
Date built: 2010
Design: Paul Morgan Architects
The GippsTAFE Learning Centre, Leongatha
The GippsTAFE Learning Centre in Leongatha is amongst the first Environmentally Sustainably Designed regional TAFE (Technical Training) buildings in Victoria, Australia.
The 1650sqm 5 Star Green Star building includes wind scoop ‘fairings’ on the south elevation which direct ventilation into teaching spaces. The expanding scale of these elements echoes the experience of accelerating out of town into the country.
The built contours in the landscape plan relate to viewlines from the parallelogram classrooms. The external shell folds down to create external classrooms of diverse spatial qualities, at the same questioning the Australian veranda typology.
As well as interacting with the regions climate, the project also creates a functional link with the Leongatha Education Precinct. By co-locating the Institute with secondary and special schools and other training providers, the building establishes educational pathways that give a variety of choices to students in the South Gippsland and Bass Coast regions.
GippsTAFE Learning Centre Leongatha – Building Information
Title: Central Gippsland Institute of TAFE Leongatha Learning Centre
Architect: Paul Morgan Architects
Status: Due for completion in 2010
Location: Leongatha, Victoria, Australia
Project Team: Paul Morgan, Michael Bouteloup, Melissa Thong, Simon Disler, Duncan Taylor
Engineer: Irwin Consult
Landscape architect: Taylor Cullity Lethlean
Images and Text: Courtesy of Paul Morgan Architects
Leongatha Learning Centre images / information from Paul Morgan Architects
GippsTAFE Learning Centre Leongatha design : Paul Morgan Architects
Address: LI’l Rascals Early Learning Centre, 48/52 Brown St, Leongatha VIC 3953, Australia
Phone:+61 3 5662 5533
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