Consultations

Our consultation is designed to advise of professional Landscape Design Principals. This will incorporate plants and raw materials that create an exciting outdoor experience. We will work with you to make the best outcomes and use of your area creating beautiful and practical spaces. Communicating these are as important as creating them. Our professional degrees with knowledge in site surveying, landscape architecture, horticultural plant selection, soil structure, drainage requirements, construction and irrigation design are all factored when designing your garden and designing something ordinary to something special.

Scope

What is the scope of the project? – What is included and importantly, what is not included in the project. What are the functional elements that must be included in the space (what does the client wish to cater for)? What are the aesthetic tastes of the client – (and what they dislike?) What is the budget for the project? Knowledge of site and soils etc.

Formal or informal/foliage colour palettes and suitability/native or tropical /maintenance requirements/Water runoff/irrigation design/ flower type colour fragrance/ views and shade/ spectacular flowers/ lighting for access, security, up lighting, entertaining and mood client individuality.

Our clients are diverse , loving well designed and practical gardens. Therefore, our common goal is to create their place utilising intelligent design, that incorporates our client’s personality combining meticulous details and beautiful outstanding materials with selective unique inspired plant material and beautiful design.

Price

$390 | Duration: 1.5 – 2hrs + onsite Inclusions:

  • Client Information – owner and property details
  • Owner Requests – discussion around lifestyle, life stage of family/ individual(s), desirable garden inclusions
  • Function – discussion around how your outdoor space will work
  • Aesthetic/Style – discussion around how your outdoor space will look and feel
  • Services/Easements – consideration of hidden construction implications
  • Zones – breakdown of exterior space into defined areas
  • Miscellaneous Inclusions – example discussion around irrigation and lighting
  • Budget – anticipated project cost range (approximate ‘Ballpark Estimate’)
  • Brief – written design brief for further discussion, and as the basis for design package preparation.

Please note: Drawings/sketches are not included in a consultation (and design brief preparation); this is a detailed discussion around your project and subsequent written documentation of your brief, leading toward preparation of a design. Driving to and from site is included in consultation price.