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New court breaks with tradition

New court breaks with tradition

By Carolyn Ford


The new Shepparton law courts reflect the most contemporary courthouse design, bringing court users and the region into focus. Jury duty in his late twenties led to Mark Wilde’s lifelong professional interest in court design. The young Melbourne architect sat on a murder trial in the Supreme Court. It went for months, ending in a hung jury – twice – so he had plenty of time to consider his surrounds. The experience sparked an interest in court design which has seen Mr Wilde become an award-winning practitioner in the area, and the Architectus director leading the transformation of Shepparton Law Courts (with GHD Woodhead and Guymer Bailey). “It was life-changing. I was listening to the evidence but I was looking at everything that was going on. It left such an impression on me.

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