Dunalley House | Stuart Tanner Architects

The Dunalley region of Tasmania was engulfed in flames in 2013, as a bushfire roared through and destroyed more than 100 homes. One particular 10-hectare property was left scorched and barren, the family holiday retreat lost during the fires. But what rose…

Red Hill Residence | Finnis Architects

If you want to grow grapes, bottle and produce a world class vino, Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula is the perfect place to do just that. You’d expect that the houses in the area are all traditional and vintage, but the Red Hill Residence…

Planchonella House | Jesse Bennett Studio

We often think about tropical living, but it is rare for someone to actually build a house in order for that dream to come into fruition. This is exactly what Jesse Bennett (an architect and builder) and his wife Anne-Marie Campagnolo…

Lahinch House | Lachlan Shepherd Architects

Holy Smokes! We may have just found the perfect place for entertaining. Designed by the clever folks at Lachlan Shepherd Architects, Lahinch House is home to Angie, Vic and their Dalmatian Pirate. Located in Torquay, Victoria, this one of a kind…

FIGR Architecture | Templestowe House

The Templestowe house designed by Melbourne-based Architecture firm FIGR is our favourite example of elegance and symmetry combining line, exposed brick, pure white walls all while highlighting nature’s beauty with plenty of natural light and large windows. FIGR are a Melbourne…

The Goulburn Valley House by Rob Kennon Architects

The Goulburn Valley House by Rob Kennon Architects is a family home based in northern Victoria. If you have ever driven through this area you know the extremes of weather that can be experienced. Dry, remote and with little protection…

Fairfield House by Kennedy Nolan and Sam Cox Landscape

Yep, this post is about a house without a single photo of said house. The Fairfield House is a recipient of 2 prestigious awards in the 2016 Houses Awards for the outdoor category and another for sustainability. The house is the…

Shipping Container Architecture

The most interesting designs often stem from reinvention – when you manage to turn normal into extraordinary. The practise of integrating shipping containers into architecture is a perfect example of reinvention. Whilst every project is different, the core of the brief is the same…