Awards

Place Designs is an award winning building design firm. Associations, Companies and peers have honoured Place Designs over the years with design awards. The following are just some of Place Designs’ achievements.

  • Board of the Concrete Masonry Association of Australia Award of Excellence 1988 for Residential Structures for The White Lace Motor Inn.
  • Mackay Tourism Award 1988 in category Project Design – Built Environment for The White Lace Motor Inn.
  • James Hardie’s Design Award 1991 for McFadzen Residence.
  • MBA 1998 Regional Award Home Renovations/Remodelling Project Up to $75,000.
  • MBA 2000 State & Regional Award Home Renovations/ Remodelling Project Up to $100,000 – Best Bathroom & Best Kitchen.
  • MBA 2002 State & Regional Award Home Renovations/ Remodelling Project Up to $100,000.
  • MBA 2002 Regional Award Home Renovations/ Remodelling Project $100,000 to $250,000.
  • BDAQ 2002 Regional Award Winner & State Finalist  -Small Lot Housing.
  • BDAQ 2002 Regional Award Winner & State Finalist – Residential Renovation and Additions Up to $75,000.
  • BDAQ 2003 Mackay Regional Award Winner & State Finalist – Industrial/Commercial Renovations and Additions
  • BDAQ 2003 State Inaugural Construction Documentation Award Winner for Residential Class 1, Class 2 (Up to two storeys) and Class 10.
  • BDAQ 2003 (Judges’ commendation) State Construction Documentation Award for Residential Class 2 (over two storeys), Commercial, Industrial and Public Buildings.
  • BDAQ 2004 Regional Winner & State Finalist – Small Lot Housing.
  • BDAQ 2004 Regional Winner & State Finalist – Public Buildings and/or Special Projects.
  • BDAQ 2004 State Construction Documentation Award Winner for Residential Class 1, Class 2 (Up to two storeys) and Class 10.
  • MBA 2004 Regional Award Winner & State Finalist – Renovation and Additions up to $150 000.
  • BDAQ 2005 Regional Award Winner & State Finalist – New Homes under 250 sqm.
  • MBA 2005 Regional Award – Low Rise Residential Housing (Duplexes & Town Houses – Project up to $1.5 Million) – Palmview Village P/L.
  • MBA 2005 Regional Award Display Home – Up to $150,000 – Palmview Village P/L.
  • BDAQ 2006 Regional Award Winner & State Finalist in New Homes 251 to 350 sq m.
  • BDAQ 2006 State Finalist for Environmentally Sustainability & Energy Efficient Buildings.
  • BDAQ 2007 Regional Award Winner & State Finalist – Custom Designed Home 251 to 350 sq m.
  • BDAQ 2007 Regional Award Winner & State Finalist – Alterations and/or Additions less than $175,000.
  • BDAQ 2008 Regional Award Winner & State Finalist – Custom Designed Home 251 to 350 sq m.
  • BDAQ 2009 Regional Award Winner & State Finalist – Residential Alterations and/or Additions Total Construction Cost over $200,000.
  • BDAQ 2009 State Construction Documentation Award – Category A – Residential Class 1, Class 2 up to two Storeys & Class 10.
  • MBA 2009 Regional Award – Home Renovation/Remodelling Project over $375,000.
  • MBA 2009 State Award – Home Renovation/Remodelling Project over $375, 000.
  • MBA 2009 Lifestyle Housing for Seniors $8 million to $30 million.
  • BDAQ 2010 State Construction Documentation Award – Category A – Residential Class 1, Class 2 up to two Storeys & Class 10.
  • BDAQ 2011 Regional Award Winner & State Finalist – Commercial Buildings & Refurbishment.
  • BDAQ 2011 Regional Award – Public Buildings & Special Projects or Structural Class 9b.
  • MBA 2014 Mackay & Whitsunday – Individual House $1 million to $2 million.
  • MBA 2014 Mackay & Whitsunday – House of the Year.
  • BDAQ 2014 Regional Winner & State Finalist – New Homes 351 to 450 sq m.