EIBC Eastern Innovation Business Centre 2018

EIBC Eastern Innovation Business Centre
Mulgrave VIC 3170
BOOKING ESSENTIAL: Two Guided tours 10am to 12pm and 11:30am to 1:30pm
House Open Style
Guided Tours - Booking essential (address will not be listed on website)
Housing Type
Project Type
New Build
House Size
Number of bedrooms
Number of bathrooms
Open with support of
Monash City Council

The Eastern Innovation Business Centre (EIBC) is a small business incubator, focusing on science, technology and research-based businesses.

To read more about EIBC and how they are leading the way sustainability in the commercial sector read the Fifth Estate article here

The EIBC is the 2018 winner of the Keep Victoria Beautiful Environmental Sustainability Award for its water filtration project.
Click here to read the CASBE case study of the building


Years Open
Cost estimate of sustainable home/features
Approximately $3300 per square metre
Estimate of annual savings
Window and door types
Double glazing
Recycled and reused

Insulation - Other
Heavily insulated and sealed walls and ceilings achieving high R-values
All electric home
Renewable energy
Solar PV grid connect
A 60kw solar power system has been installed which equates to 80% onsite utilization
Passive heating cooling
BMS Automated passive ventilation system with operable roof and highlight windows
Active heating cooling
Energy efficient heating and cooling using a high COP heat recovery VRF (variable refrigerant flow) technology
Energy efficiency
Draught proofing
Efficient lighting
Energy monitoring
Smart home features
Building Management System, automation and monitoring
Water harvesting and saving
Stormwater management
Low flow shower heads
Low flow taps
Drip irrigation
Integrated Water Cycle Technology, world’s first natural grey water harvesting and natural bio-filtration system
Garden / Outdoors
Drip irrigation
Native plants
Grey water bio-filtration in partnership with Monash University. Landscaping utilising native and drought tolerant plants and natural swales.