DEVELOPER: Mirvac and LandCorp
CATEGORY: Masterplanned Communities
CERTIFICATION: Ecosystems, Waste, Energy, Materials, Water, Community
Mulataga is a master planned residential community in WA’s Pilbara region of Karratha, and is the first regional projects in WA to achieve a six-leaf certification.
The development will deliver not only diversity in housing product, but that which is suited to the climatic conditions of the Pilbara region and a lifestyle conducive to outdoor enjoyment. Alternative construction has also been considered with elevated platforms and lightweight materials supported. The use of environmentally responsible materials in the developer delivered product as well as civil and landscape works is commendable.
On-site and adjacent natural and cultural aspects, as well as environmental risks, were well considered during development design. The expression of cultural consideration will be demonstrated through programs that build local indigenous capacity and showcase the rich cultural heritage through local art.