Our services for all projects start with the site context. Master planning for a project including making best use of the site available for the building forms, and how they relate to and form spaces on site. Services can include design concepts for landscape form as informed by the site constraints including topography, building location, drainage, solar access, and prevailing weather patterns. We collaborate with landscape architects and trades on projects as required to achieve the desired result for clients.
This timber and steel public shelter helps define a public gathering point and resting place. We assisted with the architectural design and documentation for the structure - developing the concept in conjunction with John Mongard, Landscape Architect. View Project
A sheltered terrace links this older home with the site around it. The focus for this project was to enable the client's family to entertain outdoors. Encouraging their growing children to make best use of the yard and pool takes pressure off the spaces inside. Located on Gold Coast, the South-East Queensland climate makes outdoor lifestyle a natural way to live. View Project
Sustainable Home Design in the Highlands at the Ecovillage in Currumbin Valley, on the Gold Coast. It is designed around a central 2 storey core, of a dining room overlooked by a family room. This space opens to the views with a 5m high retractable glass door. View Project
We helped clients to renovate their 100+ year old home in one of Brisbane's traditional suburbs. The house needed significant design input, to enable it to cater for a growing family. The project included a number of challenges. The original features of the house remain the focus (coloured glass, pressed metal ceilings, vj's verandahs) View Project
We helped our client extend their home, to help it cater for their needs for long term stays by extended family. It incorporates features to help the extension and existing home to function more affordably and sustainably. This Brisbane Granny flat design is now available for stays via Air BnB. View Project
This home was designed to wrap around 3 sides of a courtyard in order to create a more private landscaped retreat for the owners. It is designed to use recycled materials through the build in subtle ways, along with other features which help the home function more sustainably. View Project