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 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 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.

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.

From Green Roofs to Grand Visions

From Green Roofs to Grand Visions

Words by Dr Diane Menzies whilst travelling

Combine travel to Iceland, Russia and Boston, USA and what do you get? Turf house heritage, planting on a grand scale in both Iceland and Russia, and dinner with a grand lady of landscape architecture, Carol R. Johnson in Boston.

Making the Culturally Shared Landscape

Making the Culturally Shared Landscape

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.

NZILA attends GALA in Los Angeles

NZILA attends GALA in Los Angeles

Shannon Bray joined Auckland mayor Len Brown to promote urban spatial design.

As you may know, NZILA was recently invited to accompany Mayor Len Brown and an Auckland Business Delegation to Los Angeles. The trip had been arranged as part of a Sister City economic tripartite between Guangzhou, Auckland and Los Angeles.