RoofingColorbond Ultra sheets in ‘Surfmist’ and ‘Woodland Grey’.
External wallsCement-rendered cavity brick in Dulux AcraTex; Design Pine weatherboard cladding; CSR Cemintel Barestone fibre cement sheets; Western red cedar battens with Cutek Extreme oil finish.
Internal wallsGyprock plasterboard in Dulux Enviro2 ‘Natural White’.
Windows and doorsAlspec Hawkesbury Commercial Multi-Fold Doors, black anodized; Western red cedar windows in Cutek Extreme oil finish; recycled ironbark sills from Australian Architectural Hardwoods.
FlooringNash Timbers American oak flooring in Feast Watson tung oil finish; recycled ironbark stairs from Australian Architectural Hardwoods.
LightingWAF Ceiling pendant by Asaf Weinbroom; Lighting Partners Australia Logan Series ceiling-mounted spotlights.
KitchenFisher and Paykel fridge; Westinghouse cooktop and oven; Qasair rangehood; Miele dishwasher; custom concrete island bench by Concreative; Silestone Blanco Zeus Extreme benchtop; Sussex Scala sink mixers.
BathroomViridian mirror (ensuite); Apaiser Globe stone basins in ‘Graphite’; Toto Neorest Ex toilet (guest and ensuite); Sussex Scala basin mixer and shower/bath mixer; Amerind vanity drawers with American oak veneer; Silestone Blanco Zeus Extreme benchtop with integrated basin; Methven shower rail.
Heating and coolingLocker Group horizontal metal screen shading, powdercoated in Dulux matt black; Big Ass Fans Haiku ceiling fan.
M3architecture took inspiration from a labyrinthian library featured in a children’s book for the design of this research and learning centre at Brisbane Girls Grammar School.
A new gallery for the Indigenous art collective Martumili Artists, designed by Officer Woods Architects, is proving to be an important cultural facility for the small community of Newman in Western Australia.
A subtle arrangement of garden courtyards creates an oasis of greenery at the Courtyard House by Figr Architecture.
The spirit and character of a modest postwar bungalow have been retained and celebrated by its architect-owner, who has reconnected the home to its backyard.
A new coastal home by Fergus Scott Architects that can accommodate up to thirty relatives and friends.
Textural, architecturally sparse and experimental, Dilettante’s new flagship store in Perth, designed by Ohlo Studio, celebrates the theatrical and subversive presentation of clothing that the brand is known for.
A collaboration between an architect, a composer and an artistic director, The Piano Mill by Conrad Gargett is simultaneously a building, a site-specific artwork and “a mega instrument.”
A carefully considered rebuilding of a coastal semidetached home by Jason Gibney Design Workshop.
A recently completed house in the northern beaches of Sydney designed by Glenn Murcutt has been listed for sale.
Twelve projects in this category have advanced to the 2017 Houses Awards.
38 projects in this category have advanced to the 2017 Houses Awards.
Thirty-nine projects in this category have advanced to the 2017 Houses Awards.
Across nine categories, 169 projects and seven emerging practices have been shortlisted in the 2017 Houses Awards.
Twenty-three projects in this category have advanced to the 2017 Houses Awards.
The heritage-listed AMP tower in Sydney’s Circular Quay, which broke the city’s height limits to become Australia’s tallest building in 1962, will be refurbished by JPW.
Denton Corker Marshall has been appointed to design a new pedestrian and cycle bridge in Hobart that will connect two of the city’s most significant public spaces.