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The winners of CAPITheticAL, the international competition to design a hypothetical Australian capital city, were announced last night in Canberra as a highlight of the capital’s Centenary celebrations. Western Australian landscape architecture firm Ecoscape won the $70,000 first prize for its submission, The Northern Capital. Drawing on the need to address the issues of population […]


CAPITheticAL opens at the Gallery of Australian Design on 6 March 2013 and winners will be announced on 14 March, sharing prizes worth up to $100,000. First prize is valued at up to $70,000. Showcasing a selection of the CAPITheticAL international design competition entries, the exhibition will present a rich trove of ideas, both fantastical […]


The shortlisted finalists in the CAPITheticAL international design competition have been announced at a cocktail reception at the Museum of Australian Democracy, Old Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 May 2012. Over 1200 registrations were received from a range of practitioners: architects, urban planners, environmentalists and artists among them. Reflecting the far reaching, international […]

Entries for stage 1 of CAPITheticAL

Entries for stage 1 of CAPITheticAL closed on 31 January 2012. 114 inspiring and thought provoking entries have been received from 24 countries around the world. The judging is underway and the announcement of the shortlisted entrants who will proceed to stage 2 of CAPITheticAL will be held in Canberra on 17 May 2012. Follow […]

Your online entry

Dear Entrants We are currently experiencing a high level of traffic to the website,  entries are flooding in before the deadline of 5pm today. You can submit your entries here If you are not directed to a confirmation page after submitting your entry, please email us and we can confirm that your entry has […]

Over 1000 register to enter CAPITheticAL

We’ve received over 1000 registrations from over 40 countries including Egypt, Russia, India, Germany, United States and the UK.  Let the competition begin! Follow us on Twitter for updates and news on current issues facing our future cities.

Online entry system now open

You can submit your CAPITheticAL entries from 30 September 2011 to 31 January 2012. We look forward to seeing your creative and thought-provoking entries that convey your design ideas for a hypothetical Australian capital city. Haven’t registered? Register today and share your big design ideas. If you have any queries about your entry or the […]

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