Winner 2021 – HIA Hunter Region Blasina Residence

In the heart of Port Stephens, this design focuses on water views and natural light. Monochromatic in style this two-storey residence features sharp angular lines that draw the viewers eyes to the entry of the home. Giving the illusion of a floating upper floor with a triangular concrete support column, surrounded by terraced gardens to soften the rise in levels.

Finalist 2021 - HIA Hunter Region Hilder Residence

A home inspired by its location, perched on a cliff with panoramic views of Nelson Bay, this rugged and naturally considered materiality home is to be appreciated from every angle. The home features an impressive two storey vertical cylindrical concrete plunge pool that has been integrated into the new dwelling. The scale, form and simplistic material palette all aim at working together with the landscape.

Winner 2020 – HIA Gold Coast Sheridan Park Residence

Light filed and contemporary, this beautiful and unique home manages to capture the essence of coastal living in its own individual way. The home was designed for clients to enjoy with family and friends, taking is the stunning Gold Coast skyline at every vantage.

Winner 2020 – HIA Hunter Gymea Residence

An elevated, light filled home designed for entertaining is what this spectacular home provides its owners. This coastal-feel home stands proud with a complimentary mix of external finishes including James Hardie cladding, cement render & Eco Stone feature walling. The bay views are captured from every point of the home highlighting the stunning Port Stephens scenery with windows strategically placed throughout each room.

Finalist 2019 – HIA Hunter Region Salamander Bay Residence

The sharp geometric lines and mixed claddings allowing for an everchanging façade as the shadows move across the home throughout the day. This is contrasted by the hardwood entry ceiling lining and custom front door providing a warming entry to the monochrome exterior.

Shortlisted – Design & Architecture Awards 2019 Hunter River Residence

From the street this home maintains its modest origins with only the addition of the new garage blending seamlessly into the old dwelling and only small glimpses
of the substantial additions located at the rear of the existing dwelling. It’s not until you walk towards the newly created entry of the stunning dwelling that you get a true sense of what lies beyond. The home is built for entertaining with its large open rooms and concealed glass doors which connect to the various decking areas which in turn flow onto the large private yard. This is a modern country house the oozes luxury from every vantage point with an abundance of stone walling timber panelling and huge vaulted ceiling.

Winner – BUILD 2018 Architecture Awards Hunter River Residence

From the street this home maintains its modest origins with only the addition of the new garage blending seamlessly into the old dwelling and only small glimpses of the substantial additions located at the rear of the existing dwelling. It’s not until you walk towards the newly created entry of the stunning dwelling that you get a true sense of what lies beyond. The home is built for entertaining with its large open rooms and concealed glass doors which connect to the various decking areas which in turn flow onto the large private yard. This is
a modern country house the oozes luxury from every vantage point with an abundance of stone walling timber panelling and huge vaulted ceiling.

Finalist 2018 – HIA Hunter Region Foreshore Drive Residence

This beachfront renovation with its existing minimal ceilings and numerous council restrictions presented and array of challenges. Incorporating five spacious bedrooms including a new master suite on the upper floor with the added constraint of maintaining the location of all the existing bathroom spaces to help reduce construction costs. Adding a sense of volume to the existing living areas was achieved with the removal of a large section of the existing upper floor to create a two storey void along extensive glazing to take in the beach front view.

Past Awards

  • Winner 2017 – HIA Hunter Region Residential Building Designer
  • Finalist 2017 - HIA Hunter Region Residential Building Designer
  • Winner 2016 – HIA Hunter Region Residential Building Designer
  • Finalist 2016 – HIA Hunter Region Bathroom Designer
  • Winner 2015 - HIA Hunter Region Residential Building Designer
  • Winner 2014 - HIA Hunter Region Residential Building Designer
  • Winner 2014 – HIA Hunter Region Renovation / Addition Project over $750,001
  • Winner 2013 – HIA Hunter Region Custom Built Home
  • Winner 2013 - HIA Hunter Region Residential Building Designer
  • Winner 2013 – HIA Hunter Region Home of the Year
  • Best of HOUZZ 2017 Design
  • 2013 Lower Hunter Urban Design Award – Fraser Residence
  • 2012 Lower Hunter Urban Design Award – Richards Residence
  • 2015 Lower Hunter Urban Design Awards – People's choice
  • Winner 2011 – HIA Hunter Region Townhouse / Villa Development 2-5 Dwellings
  • Winner 2011 – HIA Hunter Region Renovation / Addition Project under $750,000