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TRADITIONAL LYSAGHT® PROFILES HELP ANCHOR MODERN DESIGN TREAT
Nestled high in the picturesque Adelaide Hills is the recently redeveloped UKARIA Cultural Centre by Anton Johnson Architect, a multi-purpose function centre that’s full of contrast and juxtaposition. With views towards Mount Barker, UKARIA is comfortable in its bushland setting, taking cues from...
LIVING THE DREAM: ELEMENTAL HOUSE
Owner/builder Mick Heuchan’s plans to build his own home were ambitious from the start. But then, this house had been taking shape in his head for more than a decade. The dream was to create a substantial residence that would make a statement now, but also in years to come. When the opportunity...
Aerial view of Penguin Parade Visitor Centre
PENGUIN PARADE VISITORS CENTRE
It’s not often that architects need to consider what a building will look like from above. But then, there’s nothing standard about the Penguin Parade Visitors Centre at Phillip Island. Everything about this building is extraordinary, from the star-shaped design - best viewed from above - conceived...
THE FARMHOUSE STRIPPED BARE
The farmhouse style might look familiar but forget what you know about the classic Australian homestead. For this residence on Bruny Island, architect Fiona Dunin from FMD Architects has taken recognisable shapes and materials and turned them on their head. But until you look closely, you can’t...
RESIDENTIAL PROJECTS WINNER - CHAN ARCHITECTURE
When clients talk about ‘sustainable design’, not everyone is on the same page. For some, it’s about reducing their impact on the environment over the longer term. Others, though, have more immediate goals in mind. That was the case for the owners of this home in the Melbourne suburb of Balwyn...
LYSAGHT INSPIRATIONS DESIGN AWARDS: CELEBRATING CUSTOM ORB - ROAM ARCHITECTS
One of the benefits of working on residential or commercial sites is that often there is an option to knock a building down and start again. In school environments where timelines are tight and needs are great, that’s almost never on the table. But St Clare’s Primary School in the newly minted...
WINNING DESIGN HAS ITS OWN ANIMAL ATTRACTION WITH LYSAGHT ROOFING
It’s unlikely that the staffer at Taronga Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo knew what they were doing when they drew a circle on the map. It was meant simply to be an indicator of where they wanted the zoo’s new cafe to be located. But for architect Trevor Williams, senior associate at Jackson Teece, an...
BACK TO NATURE: MAKING SENSE OF BIOPHILIC DESIGN
You may not be familiar with the term but, chances are, you’re already well versed in the benefits of biophilic design. One of the strongest trends in building design in recent years, biophilic design refers to the integration of the natural world into the built environment to promote wellbeing and...
Lysaght enables customised NCC-compliant solution for Cairns Central Shopping Centre
As part of a detailed preventative maintenance schedule, Cairns Central Shopping Centre is currently in the midst of a re-roofing program, which is seeing 40,000m² of KLIP-LOK 700 HI-STRENGTH® cladding fitted to the centre over two years. The generous timeframe takes into account necessary work...

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