Fresh Landscape Design is working with Upper Lachlan Shire Council and local community groups to develop a Streetscape Themes Guide for future improvements to the town centres of Crookwell, Gunning, Taralga, Bigga, Binda, Collector, Laggan, Dalton, Grabben Gullen, Tuena, Jerrawa and Breadalbane.

An online community survey was run to gather community comment. A schools ideas competition was held to capture the ideas of local kids. The Streetscape Improvements - Community Engagement Report summarises community view and ideas.

 

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This semester Chris studied landscape design as part of a Bachelor of Horticulture. The major  project for this unit was to redesign a neglected and remnant roadway at the Wagga campus of Charles Sturt University to create a pedestrian precinct. A vibrant new place evolved in the plan, complete with popup cafe, picnic areas, shady lawns and an amphitheatre.

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Fresh Landscape Design won the chance to be part of the Australian Institute of Landscape Designers and Managers' first ever show garden at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show (MIFGS) in 2014 'Place Grow Shift'. MIFGS is a busy place - full of pretend gardens conjured up in just a few days after months or even years of planning to give the illusion of having been there forever. 

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The Centenary Trail takes walkers and cyclists around Canberra through nature reserves, farmland, parks, lookouts, campsites and the Parliamentary Triangle. In 2013 we designed and superintended the new sections of the trail with Harris Hobbs Landscapes. What a fabulous gift from the ACT Government to the people of Canberra and visitors for the Centenary of Canberra!

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