Hotel Riley

Cairns Performing Arts Centre

Over the last few months I’ve been working with the Cairns Regional Council and other parties on the architecture and interiors photography of the new Cairns Performing Arts Centre (CPAC).  The centre, along with the Munro Martin Parklands across the road, forms the heart of the Cairns Cultural Precinct – providing a support network for …

Field Construct

ACMHN 2018

DHAA Symposium

Strutton House

Frontiers 2018 Conference

In late August we photographed the 11th biennial Frontiers Conference, held at the Pullman Cairns International.  The conference is a chance for scientific and surgical leaders to discuss the challenges and opportunities in the medical specialty of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery.  Here are some of the event photos from the 2 day conference.

Road Tripping the Mackay Region

There’s nothing better than hitting the open road and exploring somewhere new… even more so if you can do it from the comfort and ease of an RV.  So when the opportunity to explore the Mackay region in our very own Maui Motorhome came up, we jumped on it.  On our epic 5 day road …

Walsh River House

Perched above the Walsh River and surrounded by savannah bushland, sits a contemporary rural home designed by Julianne McAlloon Architects.  The Walsh River House boasts stunning views of the adjoining lake and bushland landscape at Arriga, west of Mareeba.  I was out here recently to do the architecture photography of the home, including drone imagery …

Uluru

Nothing conjures up images of Australia’s outback more so than Uluru (Ayers Rock). And by whatever means you arrive in the red centre, you can’t help but scan the horizon for that distinctive, ochre-coloured formation jutting out of the surrounding desert. And so it was… me staring excitedly out my airline window, looking for that …

Burkin Svendsens

Nature Play

Tobruk Memorial Pool

Growing up in Cairns, I can remember some of my first swimming lessons at Tobruk Memorial Pool.  Being that’s in been in use longer than I’ve been around, it was great to see that it was given a serious redevelopment – taking it’s aging facilities into a new era.  ADCO were the builders for this …

Erub Island Artists

On a Torres Strait island, a stone’s throw from PNG, a transformation of kinds is happening: something destructive and ugly is being turned into something very uplifting and beautiful.  Erub Island artists are creating fantastic artworks inspired by the surrounding reef, using materials foraged from “ghost nets” – fishing nets that are lost or abandoned …