landscape ideas and landscape design



What is Landscape Design

Landscape designers and Landscape Architects in Melbourne work on creating outdoor design to complement the design of your house or commercial building.

Landscape design itself is aimed at creating outdoor areas that will

  • Be sympathetic to both new and existing buildings
  • Create functional outdoor living and recreation areas
  • Meet the needs of any heritage overlays
  • Maximize the use of space
  • Be designed with climate, aspect and local conditions including soil and drainage taken into account

Ideally designers will work with the home owner and the architect to produce a functional and aesthetically pleasing outdoor environment which compliments the building and enhances the lifestyle of the home owners or users of the buildings.

What do Melbourne Landscape Designers and Architects actually do ?

Depending on the designer they may do one, some or all of the following

  • Create landscape designs
  • Complete technical drawings that include retaining wall specifications and drainage plans and other aspects relating to planning permits.
  • Oversee works
  • Have an actual 'hands on role' with construction and planning

Garden Design ideas for Melbourne

Consider styles of Garden design suitable for Melbourne vary greatly with landscape ideas suitable for Brighton being slightly inappropriate in the hilly areas such as the Dandenong and Macedon Ranges.

Landscape designer produce garden design that are very individual designs for each project, although elements may be appropriated from existing designs space, budget, aspect, soil and building regulations all play a part in determining garden designs. Some styles or functions for gardens are listed below.

  • small or 'courtyard' garden
  • native garden design
  • formal or traditional design
  • contemporary landscaping
  • japanese garden design
  • edible or vegetable gardens
  • sustainable
  • Mediterranean style

Landscape Designers and Architects servicing Melbourne

SCOTT BROWN Landscape Design - phone: (03) 9596 7244
Multi award-winning team. All aspects of landscape / garden design, incorporating all elements of outdoor environment : Al Fresco dining, swimming pools & water features.

Instinctive Design and Construction offers a complete landscaping service We specialize in residential landscapes and have managed a broad range of projects from small courtyards to large property landscapes.

Garden Gallery specializing in artwork for the garden, fountains, statues and courtyard and landscape design.

From modern courtyards to large country gardens, native, English & Mediterranean-style Designed by Jill Weatherhead, Grad. Dip. Hort., Grad. Cert. Landscape Architecture. Servicing Melbourne, the Dandenong's and Western Gippsland

NADIKA DESIGN - phone: 0425770544
Nadika Design specializes in sustainable landscape design including residential, commercial, play spaces and street scapes.
Our services include:
Landscape Plans for town Planning Application - landscape Design - Plant Selection - Visualization, etc.

North Road Ormond Vic 3204
Melbourne land sculpting offers a complete landscaping service throughout Melbourne, ranging from small courtyards to large commercial projects.

JGS LANDSCAPES Pty Ltd - phone: 0419563764
800 Caldermeade Rd Yannathan Vic 3981
Our company delivers services that cover all aspects of landscaping.
Visit our website JGS for more information.

Landscape construction from your ideas or we can create the design for you
Portland Vic

INFINATE LANDSCAPE - phone: (03) 9754 4124 Mob: 0419 001 344
Landscape Design, Construction and Maintenance.

GREENMARK LANDSCAPES Pty Ltd - phone: (03) 9752 1541
Greenmark Landscapes offer intelligent designs that combine storm water collection from on site, with a holistic approach to create completely water wise and environmentally sustainable landscapes.

MPF Garden Design - phone: (03) 94644950
Landscape Construction and Management North/East Melbourne
32 Banksia Ave Thomastown Vic 3074

LIVING GREEN GARDENING - phone: (03) 98122747
Domestic Soft Landscaping and Maintenance
75 Little John Rd Warranwood VIC 3134

REMARKABLE LANDSCAPES P/L - phone: (03) 94345827
Landscape consultation, design, construction, individually designed garden furniture, water features, japanese gardens, healing gardens, courtyards.
8 Outlook Cres Briar Hill Vic 3088


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