News

4 June 2019

The Spit – a plan for the community, by the community

The Queensland Government has launched its Spit master plan and initial investment plans have also been revealed. The Spit plan was launched on May 25, reflecting some 18 months of consultation and design collaboration. A $60m..

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29 May 2019

Estia Health’s state-of-the-art aged care opens in Southport

Deicke Richards staff attended the official opening of Estia Health’s new $28 million residential aged care home on Thursday 23 May. DR worked as the Architects for this project, collaborating closely with clients Estia Health,..

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15 May 2019

Seeing your city via sketching

"Everybody sees the same place differently" says DR Director Peter Richards, explaining part of the appeal of the urban sketching phenomenon. Drawing has always been part of working life for Peter Richards and it's integral..

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12 April 2019

DR designing schools for the future

Drawing on our significant experience in school design and master planning, DR has four education projects starting construction this month. With a focus on thoughtfully integrating core school infrastructure and in some cases Special School..

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20 March 2019

Reggio Emilia principles guide design for early learners

DR recently completed work on a new John Paul College (JPC) Kindergarten, including two new learning spaces and external play areas. The project presented the opportunity to apply the principles of the Italian Reggio Emilia..

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11 March 2019

The Spit – draft blueprint released

DR is proud to have contributed to The Spit draft master plan, released by the State Government yesterday. As design managers and urban designers, DR has worked with John Gaskell Planning Consultants and Aspect Studios..

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