Local support

Local support

A small, energy-efficient family home perched above NSW’s Kangaroo Valley prioritised the use of local materials and skills, contributing to community sustainability.

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Suburban beach house

Suburban beach house

With standard materials, a modular design approach and careful attention to detail, this Canberra couple have created a high-performing family home that’s a haven in the suburbs.

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Gone boating

Gone boating

Innovative eco-friendly composite materials and prefabricated construction are the hallmarks of this airy Queensland home, designed by a master boatbuilder.

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Design workshop: new house from the old

Design workshop: new house from the old

On Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, Lisa Hartmann and Kurt Weinert are planning to deconstruct their ageing, inefficient house and use the materials to build a sustainable new family home. Experienced in the use of recycled materials, Peter McArdle of ptma Architecture gives the couple some pointers.

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Sanctuary magazine’s COVID-19 update

Sanctuary magazine’s COVID-19 update

This is an unsettling and uncertain time for all of us. We hope all our readers are staying safe and comfortable as possible.

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