People Oriented Design

POD provides expert, professional services in architecture, project management, landscape architecture, education, community engagement and research. We work with governments, non-government organisations, communities, and private clients.

POD works over a vast area throughout Australia and the Pacific. We are people-oriented, creative, tenacious, efficient and passionate about sustainable and appropriate development.

 

AWARDS

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.

2021 Big Small House. Australian Institute of Architects. Regional Commendation for Residential Architecture, Houses (New).

2021 Big Small House. Australian Institute of Architects. Regional Commendation for Sustainable Architecture.

2021 Big Small House. Australian Institute of Architects. Regional Project of the Year Prize.

2021 Big Small House. Australian Institute of Architects. Queensland State Commendation for Sustainable Architecture.

 

'I would absolutely recommend POD architects. They made us feel at ease and were very easy to work with'.  (Mrs Sally-Ann Goncalves, Smithfield. June 2019)

'Working with Shaneen and Belinda was a breeze. Their design concepts and ideas exceeded our expectation for this property, which we love'. (Mrs Karina Adams, Whitfield. August 2019)

'POD designed a home which was so much more than we could have imagined. Thank you for taking us on a wonderful journey of collaboration, creativity and out-of-the-box thinking. It was an absolute pleasure and we couldn’t be happier'. (Mrs Katherine Mahaffey, Trinity Beach. June 2021)

 

 

 

 

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