Gab Titui Cultural Centre
Laurie Lindner Constructions successfully realized the construction of this award winning Institution for the people and art of the Torres Strait. Gab Titui Torres Strait Cultural Centre is located on Thursday Island, Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia.
Renovations Stage 1: 2012 Project value: $2.1M Client: The Torres Strait Regional Authority Length of project: 12 months
Gab Titui Torres Strait Cultural Centre supports artists from across the region through a range of arts development and cultural maintenance initiatives. Gab Titui is operated by the Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA) and guided by its Board of Indigenous members representing 20 communities in the Torres Strait and Northern Peninsula Area of Queensland.
The combined name, Gab Titui, is translated as 'Journey of the Stars' and represent both eastern and western language dialects of the Torres Strait. Gab Titui has received countless nominations and awards for its programs, including entry into the Queensland Tourism Hall of Fame in 2007.
For more information, please visit www.gabtitui.com.au
Renovations Stage 2: 2013 Project value: $1.6M Client: The Torres Strait Regional Authority Length of project: 6 months