Landscape Architecture Australia, August 2012

Landscape Architecture Australia, August 2012

Landscape Architecture Australia

Reviews, news and opinions on landscape architecture, urban design and planning.

Book reviews

Artifice: Dermot Foley Landscape Architects
News | Jill Pope | 8 Apr 2016

Artifice: Dermot Foley Landscape Architects

The first ten years of Irish landscape practice, Dermot Foley Landscape Architects .

More articles

Anuradha Mathur and Dilip Da Cunha.

Anuradha Mathur and Dilip da Cunha

Anuradha Mathur and Dilip da Cunha speak with Claire Martin about attitudes towards landscape architecture.

Lewis’s lettering is engraved 8 mm into the granite benches.
Review | James Paull | 3 May 2016

Residence: a public artwork in Randwick

A carved narrative by artist Ruark Lewis and Terragram landscape architects.

Circa Architecture designed the lodge entry  around important pockets of native vegetation.
Review | Catherine Neilson | 8 Apr 2016

Saffire Freycinet landscape

A degraded caravan park near Tasmania’s stunning Freycinet Peninsula is rehabilitated by Inspiring Place in support of an ecolodge.

Calamvale District Park by Brisbane City Council.
Practice | Emma Sheppard-Simms | 29 Apr 2016

The evolution of playspaces

Contemporary play projects across Australia.

A water wheel allows kids to control the routing of water.
Review | Marianna Preston | 2 May 2016

Darling Quarter playground

Sydney’s award-winning Darling Quarter playground by Aspect Studios.

A semicircular swing set parallels the nearby grass mound.
Review | Linda Corkery | 2 May 2016

Blaxland Riverside Playground

JMD Design creates an invigorating playground at Sydney Olympic Park with moulded terrain and supersized equipment.

Pirrama Park by Fiona Robbé Landscape Architects in collaboration with Aspect Studios.

Fiona Robbé Landscape Architects

Fiona Robbé Landscape Architects designs for the next generation, specializing in creating inclusive, accessible and sustainable modern play environments

The courtyard was originally planted with a combination of Australian natives.
Review | Tanya Court and Jessica Miley | 3 May 2016

Wills Courtyard: University of Adelaide

A 1970s courtyard at the University of Adelaide records a timeline of global trends.