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We are dedicated practitioners whose collaborative approach ensures that all projects are delivered with considered and detailed analysis, excellent client communication and a strong emphasis on ecologically sensitive outcomes. Our design philosophy promotes sustainable and inspiring solutions which reflect an understanding of the unique characteristics that each project brings.   We are passionate gardeners, big thinkers, dedicated researchers and strong communicators who deliver visually and physically positive designs. We love the process and the opportunity to share this with our clients.  





STUDIO DIRECTOR and founder of Area Design Consultants. Amanda is an AILA registered Landscape architect and qualified horticulturalist. Amanda graduated with First class Honors in a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture at University of Canberra and with Distinction in a Diploma Applied Science Horticulture, Landscape, Nursery production and Horticulture at CIT. 


Having spent much of her life looking after the needs of both city and country gardeners, in the family nursery & wholesale seed business, Amanda brings her passion for plants, design and positive outcomes to every project.  Amanda is the Past President of the ACT AILA Chapter and is currently the Landscape Expert on the ACT Heritage Council. 



Renae is a Graduate Landscape Architect, providing Environmental Science, Access consulting, design documentation & graphic support.  Renae has strong connections to the region and diverse interests and skills. As a local farm owner, her passion for the landscape and design are evident in everything she does. 

Renae has a Bachelor Landscape Architecture, Bachelor of Environmental Science, a CERT IV  in Access Consulting and is a qualified Wool Classer . She's a busy person!​



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