Discovery Rise has been designed in harmony with it’s environment. Retaining mature trees, enhancing natural waterways and creating habitat for native wildlife. Tropical design of environmental values which have inspired urban design and architecture, and homes have been designed for sustainability.

Discovery Rise comprises of 5 Precincts including:

Discovery Central:  Providing apartment living in the heart of a creative university town; an energetic place with social, commercial and educational facilities set around a new public square, The Ideas Market.

Discovery Rise Village: A medium density child friendly community with a diversity of homes suitable for all ages. A place that is authentic, informed and original, the Village is completely separate to the University but well connected through walkable green corridors and bikeways.

Discovery Community Precinct: An active and healthy community with a University high school, gym, pool and diversity of homes.

University Central: University oriented services including new student and staff housing, conference and event facilties,library and a new school of education and humanities.

DR Enterprise Park: A commercial precinct for industries servicing the education, health and defence sectors to ideally locate.