We believe that through the design of learning environments tailored to the specific needs of each school we positively shape the lives of learners, their communities and society at large. Our learner centred environments respond to each school’s unique needs, culture and pedagogical approach.

Recent awards

While awards do not drive us, they allow us to benchmark ourselves against the best in the world. We're proud to receive recognition for our work through these awards.



Ringwood Secondary College

LEA Victorian Chapter Outstanding Learning Environments Awards

New Individual Facility (Commendation)

Ringwood Secondary College

Bendigo TAFE Health and Community Centre of Excellence

Shaw Contract Design Awards

Educational Facility Category Winner

Bendigo TAFE Health and Community Centre of Excellence

Mernda Central P-12 College

A4LE Australasian Region Educational Facilities Awards

Best new Construction / Entire New Education Facility

Mernda Central P-12 College


Stephens has over 20 years’ experience and takes an innovative and humanist approach to facility design. Architecture and Design spoke to him about the Wellbeing Centre, using a water feature to create a sound barrier and the changing face of education.

Simon LeNepveu, Partner at ClarkeHopkinsClarke (CHC) talks to Architecture & Design about how school design has changed over the years, the movement towards ‘inclusive schools’ and what CHC is doing in this area.