Oberon Aged Care Village

Regional architects a finalist in prestigious UDIA NSW | Meriton Awards for Excellence 2016

oberon village Regional NSW and Sydney based architectural firm, integratedDESIGNgroup, and developer Columbia Aged Care Services, were recognised as a Finalist for their achievement at this year’s UDIA NSW | Meriton Awards for Excellence 2016. The Awards are presented in celebration of the highest levels of achievement in innovation, sustainability and industry leadership in the urban development industry, for projects carried …

knowing when to jump for urban development

At an urban development luncheon a decade ago a politician from Penrith bravely announced: “until you developers ‘get’ Western Sydney, stay away!” She was right, and her passionate stance was admirable. She was resisting the temptation at the time to treat western Sydney as the dumping ground for low quality, quick fix, quick buck overflow of the tail end of the baby boom …

Finding the value in heritage

Heritage architecture is ever present in the Bathurst urban landscape, a constant reminder to all of it’s historical significance and sense of place in Australia’s colonial past. We’re currently renovating a locally recognised building of some historical worth to become the new regional head office for integratedDESIGNgroup, so we’re fully invested in heritage preservation and see great value in preserving buildings that help tell …

We’ve come so far, so far

Quite often, we regional architects find comfort and inspiration in being part of Australia’s popular coastal fringe. It is after all where Australia’s population is most concentrated and, therefore, where the bulk of clients are wanting to build. It’s only natural then that the Australian Industry of Architects (AIA) would host their annual Country Division Conferences at some exotic seaside town …

Welcome to a new idgarchitects.com.au

Yep, we’ve done it again. Didn’t like the new one so we’ve launched an alternative. The new look digital home for integratedDESIGNgroup now has a very responsive design (good for the new mobile age), a blog and new careers portal. We’ve also used this new website to update our portfolios with some exciting new projects that were announced earlier this year …

Live out your relationships with an architectural career in rural NSW

For those looking to fast track their architectural career and gain extensive experience and skills across a wide variety of project types, you can’t beat a rural lifestyle and position in a country based architectural firm. We just launched a new video to help promote awareness of our business and of our search for an architect to join the team here …