Zoë Metherell, an associate at Jeavons Landscape Architects, has received the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects Research & Communications award
for her work titled “A comparative study of freeway planting designs – implications for biodiversity conservation”.
This work was a collaboration between Zoë and the Australian Research Centre for Urban Ecology and demonstrates how quantitative measures can be used to analyse and inform designed landscapes.
You are invited to the grand opening of the Bollygum Park, designed by Jeavons Landscape Architects. Sunday 2nd October, 2011 4-6pm followed by fun & play, refreshments & entertainment. Enter the dress up competition and dress up as your favourite animal or plant to win prizes!! Further information is available at the Kinglake Ranges News
Bicentennial Park Playground (Mount Chelsea) is the 2011 winner of the Parks and Leisure Australia
, Victoria/Tasmania Regional and National Play Space Award of Excellence.
Bicentennial Park Playground was a joint effort with City of Kingston from start to finish. Steve Perumal from the City of Kingston and Leong Khoo from the Jeavons Team led the design and construction aspects for this project.
They were ably supported by All Play ,
Jeavons Landscape Architects have been selected to feature in the 2012 Bloom Exhibition at the Gallery of Australian Design in Canberra
. Our designs for Clifton Hill Railway Project and the Isabel Henderson Kindergarten will feature in the exhibition which focuses on the topic “How landscapes keep us healthy”. The exhibition will present landscape projects from across Australia. Check out the gallery and upcoming exhibitions at www.gad.org.au
The Melbourne Playgrounds website
is a free on line guide to thousands of activities, products and services in Melbourne for parents and kids. It also has reviews, ratings and photos of playgrounds in Melbourne. This huge endeavour, managed by volunteers, is a really useful tool for families. Jeavons projects
have been reviewed on numerous occasions and we appreciate the feedback on our work. Pop by the Melbourne Playgrounds site www.melbourneplaygrounds.com.au
and find out where your next play adventure can be!