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Chic beach house moves with the times

When the owners of this much-loved Queensland beach house decided is was due for an update, they unearthed some rich history about the building. After approaching Matt Kennedy from architecture practice Arcke, they uncovered a set of drawings from well-known Queensland architect, James Birrell. Birrell, who was responsible for Brisbane’s iconic Spring Hill Centenary Pool… Read More »

California beach closes after Mexico sewage flows north

The entire shoreline of a Southern California city is closed to swimmers after sewage-contaminated runoff flowed into California from Mexico‘s Tijuana River. The San Diego Union-Tribune reports the San Diego County Department of Environment Health issued the order Sunday, expanding the closure that has been in place for months for part of the Imperial Beach… Read More »