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FROM THE EDITOR
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS & DESIGNERS • Australia is home to a vast array of talented, highly skilled landscape architects and landscape designers who can create a unique garden that will be individually tailored to the way you want to live
WELL CONNECTED • This luxuriant garden flows with absolute ease, from the new entertaining space to the renovated pool and beyond
EASY ENTERTAINING • From the lavishly-appointed outdoor room to the inviting pool, this reimagined garden is now every entertainer’s dream
TOTAL INTEGRATION • For John Storch, landscape architect and founder of A Total Concept, a cohesive design approach is vital
HAMPTONS HAVEN • This well-composed pool and garden strike just the right chord, sitting in perfect harmony with the new two-storey home
TICKING THE BOXES • Private and picture-perfect, this oasis meets a design-conscious family’s every lifestyle need without breaking the bank
THE GOOD LIFE • For Georgia Harper, founder of Georgia Harper Landscape Design, the priority is designing lifestyle-enhancing spaces
ANGEL GARDEN • Designed with divine guidance, the Balinese-inspired shrine and tropical poolscape evoke a sense of pure inner peace
IT’S IN THE TIMING • If you’re planning a new home or a major renovation, you need to address the design of your outdoor spaces at the same time
BALANCING ACT • When designing a garden, getting the scale right matters
PLAN FOR SUCCESS • Investing in a landscape plan saves you time and money
LIFESTYLE ASSET • The well-designed cabana can be a place of sanctuary or it can be somewhere you can entertain throughout the year
THE RIGHT STUFF • Invest in professional design and reap the long-term rewards
LDI AWARDS LDI NATIONAL LANDSCAPE DESIGN AWARDS 2022 • Presented annually by the Landscape Design Institute (LDI), the LDI National Landscape Design Awards recognise excellence, innovation and professionalism … here we look at just some of the 2022 winners
INSPIRED DESIGN • A great landscape starts with a great landscape designer
GET OUTSIDE! • Food and fun are the hallmarks of this plant-filled family garden
PUSHING BOUNDARIES • Displaying the skill, creativity and innovation for which Landscape Design Institute (LDI) members from around Australia are known, here we showcase just some of the winning residential garden projects from the 2022 LDI National Landscape Design Awards.
LANDSCAPE PROJECTS • Here we showcase a range of gardens from around Australia that illustrate the high level of design and construction expertise you can expect from an experienced landscaper
MADE TO ENJOY • This inner-Melbourne outdoor retreat was created for a family that likes to entertain in comfort and style
GREEN SCENE • Leafy and alluring, the gardens that envelop this period home in Melbourne provide a green and peaceful outlook from all vantage points
TAKE THE PLUNGE • This contemporary courtyard is all about laidback living
LANDSCAPE AWARDS • Each of the state-based landscape associations...