People Oriented Design

POD provides expert, professional services in architecture, project management, landscape architecture, education, community engagement and research. We are Cairns architects, project managers and landscape architects working over a vast area throughout Australia and the Pacific. We are people oriented, creative, tenacious, efficient and passionate about sustainable and appropriate development.



2016 The Boat House. Australian Steel Institute. Winner: Buildings- Small Projects.

2019 Gavin Street Residence. Australian Institute of Architects. Regional Commendation.

2019 Synapse Warner Street. Australian Institute of Architects. Regional Project of the Year.


POD operate with a quality management system to international standard, ISO 9001. The scope of the POD (People Oriented Design) quality management system is available on request.