Awards

28.06.2016

The Master Builders Housing and Construction Awards 2016, Gold Coast

The Master Builders Housing and Construction Awards recognizes those at the forefront of building innovation and quality craftsmanship, promoting and showcasing excellence in Queensland’s housing and construction industry. We are pleased to announce that Keith Vandyke of V-Build Construction Services Pty Ltd won the award for Individual Home $2-4 million for the Contemporary Country House on Mount Tamborine.

The Housing Industry Awards Gold Coast and Northern Rivers 2016

The Contemporary Country House, Mount Tamborine was awarded Kitchen of the Year at the annual Gold Coast and Northern Rivers HIA Kitchen and Bathroom Awards. Well done to David and his team at Prestige Kitchens for doing such an outstanding job.

 

Springtime on the Mountain, Mount Tamborine

20.06.2016

The contemporary country garden, or ‘Faithfull Garden’ featured in this years’ open garden trail, ‘Springtime on the Mountain’ here on Mount Tamborine. We were pleased to be a part of this lively local festival that raises money for the Tamborine Mountain Botanic Gardens.

We welcomed hundreds of visitors and enjoyed their enthusiasm for the gardens and their love of plants. Thanks you to all those who came and the energies of the local Garden Club who ran the whole event.

 

Mount Tamborine News

20.06.2016

Jez Clark is now writing a monthly column for his local paper the Mount Tamborine News.

The Independent Magazine, UK

Publication Date: October 2005

‘Character Building’

Short on cash and big on ideas, one couple built an architectural masterpiece – with a little help from the neighbours. This article looks at ‘The Ark’ a 90sq m home designed by Mark Granger for a young south east London couple. This tiny timber clad gem replaced the historic local dairy stable and proves that you don’t have to be big to be beautiful.

Words by Liz Hoggard 
Photographs by Philip Sinden

Garden Space - The Guardian Weekend Magazine, UK

Publication Date: July 2004

‘Raising Arizona’

It might not feel like it this summer, but climate change is an encroaching reality, and the smart response is to turn to more drought-tolerant plants. Dominic Murphy finds all the drama of the American desert in a suburban English garden. This article explores the beauty of the Dessert Garden created by Jez Clark for a retired couple in London’s south east.

Words by Dominic Murphy 
Photographs by Francesca Yorke