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Perth Beach Club set off with Geberit

Flush-plates and concealed cisterns are not the most attention-grabbing details of a project. However in design, as Van der Rohe famously observed, it is in the details that God resides.

The Point Lonsdale House

Baenziger Coles have helped to create a house with a sense of home, important for a site with many memories.

The Firmship 42

What boating was always meant to be – Studio Job and Willem Nieland have
created a classic boat with unobtrusive, at times humorous, design touches.

Beached House

It’s as though this beautiful home by BKK Architects has “washed ashore” and “embedded” itself in the terrain.

The Diamond Beach House

Rachel Bourne and Shane Blue’s own holiday home was the inspiration behind this New South Wales house, Jane Burton-Taylor goes outside inside.

The Trial Bay House

Serenity now: An old house is given new tranquillity, thanks to the careful approach of architect James Jones. Rachael Bernstone goes south.

The Mona Vale House

A model of sustainability, this home in Sydney’s Mona Vale demonstrates the fusion of design and sustainable thinking.