2015 Charlie Challenger

Auckland East-West Transport Study

The City East West Transport Study does more than just set a path for the future development of Auckland's CBD East West movement network, it firmly sets the path for the role of landscape architecture in urban transportation planning.

2015 Te karanga o te Tui

Rae ki te Rae

A beautifully crafted and important research project, leading Landscape Architecture at the forefront of bi-cultural design. Its message while robust, can transcend cultural boundaries, to be read and understood by all.

2015 George Malcolm

Te Kopahou Reserve

The Te Kopahou Reserve - Entrance to Wellington South Coast project undertaken by the Wellington City Council successfully demonstrates a sensitive and balanced response to an old resource site that is now highly valued for its natural setting.

2015 Community Design Award

ReStart Mall, Christchurch

The input from Rough & Milne that made this development such a success was donated by them at a time when they themselves were under post-earthquake pressure after losing their office building making the time donated an even more significant gift.

The Landscape

The Landscape

Words by Gordon Stephenson

Gordon Stephenson was made an Honorary Fellow of NZILA in 1985. In 2013 Gordon received an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Waikato for his lengthy and on-going contribution to the environment.

Making the Culturally Shared Landscape - have you registered to attend?

Making the Culturally Shared Landscape - have you registered to attend?

Three Workshops brought to you by Te-Tau-a-Nuku, the NZILA and proudly supported by Firth.

Most of Aotearoa/New Zealand's landscapes are culturally shared. Well that is the theory. They are public places and they ought to speak to more than just the Pakeha majority; they ought to address, respond to and find inspiration in the Māori world.

2016 Firth NZILA Conference

2016 Firth NZILA Conference

Impacts of Climate Change

The Southern branch is excited to be hosting the 2016 conference in Dunedin, 14-17 April 2016.