Northbourne Architecture and Design

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We are NORTHBOURNE Architecture + Design, a Melbourne based team committed to shaping a better world through progressive and practical design.

We offer high-end design services for those who enjoy the arts and care about the planet. Avid believers in a holistic approach, we design buildings with both function and heart. Equal importance is placed on interiors, exteriors, and the interaction between the two.

We know an inclusive partnership is the key ingredient for a successful project. We identify your requirements, inspirations and aspirations. The result is arresting and functional spatial solutions, crafted to your needs.

Meet the Director

Sally Holbrook is the director and founder of NORTHBOURNE Architecture + Design. She holds more than 14 years’ experience in residential design, renovations, high-end fit-outs and project management, working with some of Australia’s best architectural practices.

Sally is committed to innovative and sustainable architecture and is passionate about interior design – how interiors speak to, and build upon, the shape of the building. Sally’s design philosophy seeks out unconventional solutions to pragmatic problems, while empowering clients through the design journey.

Northbourne are affiliated members of both Architeam and the Australian Institute of Architects

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New Homes and Renovations

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Workspace Design

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August 28, 2019

Perfpad shortlisted in the Houses Awards 2018

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NORTHBOURNE featured in Houses Magazine

January 30, 2018

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The Art of Decluttering

January 26, 2018

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Best Of Houzz 2018 Winners Announced

January 19, 2018

NORTHBOURNE wins Best of Houzz 2018 Award.

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ArchiTeam Awards 2017

December 10, 2017

NORTHBOURNE receives 2017 ArchiTeam Architecture Award for PerfPad House

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Women In Architecture

July 22, 2017

Sally Holbrook from NORTHBOURNE Architecture + Design talks to ARCHITEAM about being a Woman in architecture.

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Top 10 Tips When Selecting a Site For Your Business

May 28, 2016

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