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Mo-mentous fundraising effort for Movember

Our dedicated ‘Mo Bros’ raised an enormous $3,857 for men’s health through the month of November. The team, consisting of Craig Kirkby, Matt McNally, Alex Iping, James Gilchrist and David Bremner, embraced facial hair to raise awareness and funds for the annual event. Movember shines a spotlight on prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health and suicide…

Elton Consulting’s ‘Mo Brothers’ raising funds for men’s health

Elton Consulting’s ‘Mo Brothers’ are raising money and awareness by embracing their facial hair during the month of November. The awesome foursome; consisting of Craig Kirkby, Matt McNally, Alex Iping and James Gilchrist, have taken on the mo-mentous challenge again this year to make a difference for men’s health – in particular prostate cancer, testicular…

Elton Consulting acquired by leading professional services firm WSP

Elton Consulting is excited to announce that it is now a WSP company, official as of 21 November, 2019. WSP is one of the world’s leading professional services firms. It provides engineering and design services to clients in the Transportation & Infrastructure, Property and Buildings, Environment, Power and Energy, Resources and Industry sectors, as well…

Eltonites tackle J.P Morgan Corporate Challenge

Elton Consulting participated in the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge on Wednesday 30 October. Our Sydney team showed off their running prowess with over 30 Eltonites taking part in the event. There was plenty of fun, friendly competition and some impressive times from the team! Set in Centennial Park, this year was Sydney’s largest ever Challenge,…

Churchill Fellowship Awarded – Kim Samuel

Kim Samuel, Associate Director, Urban and Regional Planning, has been awarded a prestigious 2019 Churchill Fellowship. 115 visionary Australians from all walks of life have been funded to travel internationally to gather insights and knowledge that will benefit Australia. Kim will be exploring innovative options for disability housing that focus on user-choice and self-determination in…

Brian Elton and Jenny Rudolph awarded Fellow Awards

Brian Elton,  Founder, Elton Consulting,  and Jenny Rudolph, Director, Urban and Regional Planning, have been awarded Fellow Awards by the Planning Institute Australia NSW (PIA NSW). Recipients are recognised for their significant and outstanding contribution to PIA NSW and the planning profession, and their long-lasting legacy in shaping the cities, towns and places in which we live and interact. Brian and…

Congratulations Jenny Rudolph – Commendation, UDIA NSW Women in Leadership Awards

Elton Consulting would like to extend a hearty congratulations to Jenny Rudolph for receiving a much deserved commendation in the UDIA NSW Women in Leadership Awards, sponsored by Frasers Property Australia. Congratulations Jenny for your leadership both in the profession of planning and our company overall. We are so proud of what you have achieved and…

Keeping the Gate Open for Pre-Gateway Reviews

An analysis of the Pre-Gateway Review Process in NSW On 18 June, 2019, the NSW Minister for Planning and Public Spaces introduced the Planning Amendment Bill 2019 into the NSW Legislative Assembly. The Bill aims ‘to complete the good work of the 2017 amending Act and continue to improve the operation of the planning system…

2019 UDIA NSW Crown Group Awards for Excellence

The Urban Development Institute NSW (UDIA NSW) has announced the winners of the 2019 UDIA NSW Crown Group Awards for Excellence. An annual event, the Awards recognise and celebrate the excellence and innovation in the urban development industry. There was an outstanding field of finalists, with fierce competition to take out each category. Elton Consulting…

Elton Consulting celebrates 30 years

Why has Elton Consulting been a trusted advisor to governments all around Australia, the private sector and not for profits for 30 years? Brian Elton, Founder of Elton Consulting, reflects on this: “It’s clear we do our best work when the firm holds true to three important values: a commitment to collaboration, internally with staff as…