Inspiring design adds to sense of wellness
In Melbourne’s east, architects have created an assisted-living development that reflects the area’s natural beauty. With the natural beauty of the Back Creek Reserve as the backdrop to the site, architect Mark Grigsby took his inspiration from this bushland setting when designing Morgan Glen Iris. Gentle organic shapes, abundant trees and the colours of nature […]
St Vincent’s Care Services
Smith + Tracey are grateful for the opportunity to work closely with St Vincent’s Care Services in the refurbishment of Lourdes Aged Care Facility in Toowoomba Qld. The tired existing 25 year old building contained single rooms with shared ensuites which were outdated and institutional in nature. The residence has now been fully upgraded providing […]
Carrum Downs Secondary College Sports Centre
Smith + Tracey architects have recently completed an Indoor Sports Centre for Carrum Downs Secondary College and the Victorian Schools Building Authority. The project extended and upgraded the existing single court facility, and adds new competition standard basketball and netball courts, with new learning area, change rooms and support facilities.
Construction Award for Star of the Sea Torquay Project
Smith + Tracey would like to congratulate Lyons Construction for Winning the 2018 Master Builders Regional Building Awards – Commercial Building Award for projects over $10M. Another quality, well constructed and collaboratively delivered project with Architect, Builder and Client working as a “Partnership” to complete Star of the Sea in Torquay for Villa Maria Catholic […]
Smith + Tracey Architects feature in Domain
Brick is back on centre stage and it is much more contemporary. Think Brick Australia CEO Elizabeth McIntyre knows the local and international industry well and she believes Australian architects are using brick in especially innovative ways. “What we’re doing here is so exciting and sophisticated that you wonder where it is leading to?
5 Minutes with Mark Grigsby
The Salvation Army’s War Cry magazine recently spent 5 minutes with Smith + Tracey Director Mark Grigsby. Wimmera Uniting Care’s Sensory Gallery in Horsham (VIC) is a sanctuary for those searching for healing is no accident, says Smith + Tracey’s Mark Grigsby, the architect behind the gallery’s recent renovation. Read the article
Australian Interior Design Awards 2015
Smith + Tracey are excited to announce that Horsham Sensory Gallery has been short listed at the Australian Interior Design Awards 2015. Wimmera Uniting Care operates a community outreach centre, servicing the local farming community across the Wimmera region of central Victoria. The ‘Sensory Gallery’ is one component within a greater Community Hub development. The […]
A blessing for Mercy Health Bethlehem
A recently completed Smith + Tracey project; Mercy Health Bethlehem Home for the Aged in Bendigo was blessed by Most Reverend Les Tomlinson DD Bishop of Sandhurst. Design Director Dave Roberts and Project Architect Imacus Ling of Smith + Tracey attended this special event to celebrate the final stage 2 development at Bethlehem.
Smith + Tracey featured in Aged Care Insite magazine
The studio’s market-leading retirement and aged care expertise are on show in the October-November edition of Insite magazine, which spoke to Smith + Tracey director Mark Grigsby on the importance of developing facilities which allow retirees choices for accommodation and lifestyle needs.