Normanton Rehabilitation Clinic Phase 2

Role: Principal Architect

Builder: Bryant Building Contractors

Located in the remoteness of the Gulf of Carpentaria, this community training building responds to cultural sensibilities, environment and the functional needs of the indigenous health organisation managing the facility.

CoCA Concept Design Cairns

Architecture unbuilt work

Conceptual Design Phase

The conceptual design celebrates the iconic fish trap well known to indigenous peoples of the region. The fish trap seemed an obvious response to the idea of catching peoples attention, especially given its location across the street from the Cairns Aquarium. Ideas included a mural wall that could feature different artists on a regular basis.

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Shields Street Heart, City Centre Alive, Cairns

Indigenous Community Engagement

Design Guidance to CRC Landscape Architecture Team

Client: Cairns Regional Counci (CRC)

Shields Street Heart redevelopment embeds indigenous themes reflecting the unique rainforest and waterways of which the region is renowned throughout the world.

Warner Street, Cairns

People Oriented Design with 

Indij Design

Client: Synapse

Builder: Hutchinson Builders

The Warner Street accomodation project is an example of Indij Design working collaboratively with other design practices. 

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design review

+ artwork procurement

AFL Girls House 
Redlynch, Cairns

Cultural Design Review

Procurement of Artworks

Feature Entry Wall Collaboration with AFLCY and Indij Design

The design review considered cultural behaviours, customs and beliefs requiring a response in the design to support safe and welcoming spaces for the indigenous boarders and staff.


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Indij Prints

Exclusively licensing surface pattern art by Francoise Lane Art

At Indij Design we extend applied art into the built environment through the creation of soft furnishing textiles and print integration in architectural design. We believe quality art and design products should be accessible to all, so we make art product that combines our love of form and function that can be enjoyed in everyday life.

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