Case studies

The case studies in this section have been selected to demonstrate best-practice sustainable design and construction across a range of climate zones and building types. Each case study describes site, location and climate, design brief and design response and provides specific examples of how the design principles outlined throughout Your Home can be put into practice.

Curtin, Australian Capital Territory

Sydney North Shore, New South Wales

Darwin River, Northern Territory

Caloundra, Queensland

Birkenhead, South Australia

Parkside, South Australia

Fitzroy North, Victoria

Perth, Western Australia