Awards


  • Shortlisted - 2013 BPN Sustainability Awards: 'Single Dwelling - New' category, for the LiFEHOUSES concept
  • Winner - 2013 Green Lifestyle magazine awards: 'Home - Energy-saving' category, for the LiFEHOUSES concept 
  • Winner - BDAV 2013 Building Design Awards: Best Energy Efficient Design - Residential, Campbells Creek house
  • Winner - BDAV 2013 Building Design Awards: Residential Design - New House up to $300K construction cost, Campbells Creek house
  • Winner 2011 BDAV inaugural '10 Star Challenge' in association with Crosby Architects and Lewin Consulting, for the Flip_Flop House
  • Winner 2008 BDAV State Awards 'Best Heritage Conservation Project – Residential' Grumont House
  • Special Commendation 2008 BDAV State Awards 'Most Effective Use of Timber' Mellor house
  • Winner 2007 MBAV State Awards 'Best Sustainable Energy House' Sedgwick house
  • Winner 2007 MBAV Regional Building Awards 'Best Sustainable Energy House' Sedgwick house
  • Winner 2005 BDAV State Awards 'Best Residential Design up to 200 sq.m.' 8 Munro Court house, Castlemaine
  • Winner 2005 BDAV State Awards 'Best Residential Design 201-300sq.m Caldwell house, Castlemaine
  • Winner 2005 BDAV State Awards 'Most Effective Use of Steel' award Caldwell house, Castlemaine
  • Finalist 2004 Year of the Built Environment Exemplars Awards 'Towards Sustainable Communities' category Munro Court Sustainable Housing development
  • Winner 2003 'Home of the Year' Geelong Advertiser Home & Garden Awards Armstrong-Carrigg house, Barwon Heads

Publications


  • Campbells Creek LiFEHOUSE 2.2 Bendigo Advertiser, Saturday 7 September 2013, 'Let there be life' by Lauren Mitchell
  • Campbells Creek LiFEHOUSE 2.2 Sanctuary magazine Issue 24, Spring 2013, 'The Simple Life' by Jacinta Cleary
  • 'Flip_Flop House' Sanctuary magazine Issue 16, August 2011, '10 Star Challenge' by Tim Adams 
  • 'LiFEHOUSES' (flexible houses) Green magazine Issue 20, July 2011, 'Watch This Space' by Natasha Palich
  • Fran's House Sanctuary magazine Issue 14, March 2011 , 'On a Shoe String' by Anna Cumming  
  • Munro Court Sanctuary magazine Issue 10, February 2010, 'All Together Now' by Fiona Negrin (pdf download)
  • Profile on Lifehouse Design Slow Magazine Issue two, Spring 2009, 'Way of Life' by Genevieve Barlow
  • Kir's House Sanctuary magazine Issue 7, April 2009 'Select Salvage' by Fiona Negrin (pdf download)
  • Mellor House BPN (Building Product News) Volume 44 Number 9, October 2008 'Design & Construct' by Stephanie McDonald
  • Sedgwick house Bluescope Steel newsletter 'Steel Inspired' Issue 15, May 2008 Designing for the Environment
  • Munro Court Contemporary Home Design (CHD), Issue 5.1, 2006 Article: Urban Haven
  • Melbourne Abode, Issue 3, 2005 Article: Moving Forward by Sonia Rentsch
  • Year of the Built Environment 2004 Exemplars Program National Awards Compendium ‘YBE 2004 Exemplars Towards Sustainable Communities’ RAIA 2004
  • Sunday Age Domain Article on Munro Court
  • Sunday Age Advertising Feature September 5th, 2004 Master Builders Association of Victoria 2004 Excellence in Housing Awards ‘Best Sustainable Energy Home Category’
  • Castlemaine Mail Friday September 10th 2004 Article: Award for Masterpiece by Antonia Barron
  • Barter House Australian Country Style, March 2004 Article: Artful Ways by Virginia Imhoff
  • Armstrong-Carrigg House 2003 GT Market Square Home & Garden Awards, WINNER Geelong Advertiser February 7 2004, Feature article ‘Home of the Year’ Geelong Advertiser February 2003, Feature article ‘When Inspiration Fires Up’