Bruce Mackenzie examines the design thinking, vegetation, soil science and collaboration that created Barangaroo Reserve.
A review of John Newton’s latest book, The oldest foods on earth: a history of Australian native foods, with recipes.
For Brisbane’s new Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital, Conrad Gargett created an impressive suite of rooftop gardens full of drama and novelty.
Environmental effects and their emotive consequences are explored in these curious photographs.
A project in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley offers a happy intervention to a region facing serious economic and social challenges.
In the inner-city Brisbane suburb of New Farm, Landscapology presents a compelling vision of a new-century rural garden.
Callum Morton, Oculus and McBride Charles Ryan deliver an engaging new public artwork in Melbourne’s Docklands worthy of a visit.
A playspace by Aspect Studios at a historic mill leads the revitalization of Port Adelaide’s post-industrial waterfront.
Fremantle’s Esplanade Youth Plaza successfully balances youth recreational activities with family space.
A colourful new civic square in Dandenong offers a welcoming and intimate space to its diverse community.
The Mount Penang Gardens are considered an enduring and radical contribution to public garden design in Australia.
Plan E has delivered a play area in Perth’s Kings Park with the specific aim of reconnecting children with nature.
A bold yet highly site-specific gesture rarely seen in Australian national parks and conservation areas.
A contemporary pared-back garden that elides the distinction between gallery space and domestic living.
This lush Sydney villa garden is enriched by a collection of bespoke artworks.
An artful composition by landscape architects Sinatra Murphy on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula.
A spectacular garden by Taylor Cullity Lethlean and Paul Thompson explores the Australian identity.
Fresh Landscape Design has transformed a drought-ravaged property outside of Canberra into a resilient garden.
A contemporary play on Renaissance and other historic garden styles.
A contemporary take on modernist landscape design by Tract Consultants in Victoria’s Yarra Valley.
In a bushland clearing high above the Hunter Valley, a sublime garden by Jane Irwin.
A $290 million urban renewal initiative aimed at revitalizing central Dandenong.
A generous, layered events space for the RNA Showgrounds Regeneration Project by Lat27.
Sue Barnsley Design and Neeson Murcutt Architects’ upgrade of Sydney’s Prince Alfred Park + Pool.
A sport and recreation space by Aspect Studios doubles as a backyard for local residents.
A landmark collaborative project led by the landscape architecture team at RPS.
A six-hundred-hectare flagship development in Melbourne’s north by Place Victoria, seven years on.
In South East Queensland, two master-planned communities are spearheading regional growth.
A pragmatic urban plaza by Hassell facilitates social richness in an otherwise corporate address.
A sustainable residential development with landscape architecture by Clouston Associates.
Tract Consultants used landscape as the starting point for this new residential subdivision.
A temporary venue for public events in Christchurch by the charitable trust, Gap Filler.
Pollen Studio’s coloured rope work ushers in the 2014 True North Reservoir Arts Festival in Melbourne.
Neeson Murcutt Architects and Sue Barnsley Design embed memory and art into a Sydney urban space.
Sinatra Murphy’s tribute in country Victoria becomes a powerful medium for the sharing of stories.
Neeson Murcutt’s semi-permanent shelters along the Red Centre trail to Uluru.
Canberra’s New Acton Precinct incorporates art, retail, hospitality facilities and apartment complexes.
A grand dream realized by Taylor Cullity Lethlean with Tonkin Zulaikha Greer Architects.
The revival of an historic Maori site wins New Zealand’s highest landscape architecture award.
A brick spillway by Monash Architecture and Hiroshi Nakao reflects rhythms of human occupation.