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Blue Lagoon Residence

A cosy home that capitalizes on the environment and location, with expansive doors and louvre windows connecting the owners with their surroundings.

Pimlico SHS Music Block

A new music hub offering areas for learning, collaboration, display and performances.

DFO Cairns

Retail design based on the simple philosophies of captivating and engaging the customers with colour and movement to ensure the stay longer or return.

Tradewinds Cairns

Designed to be an iconic luxury experience with a distinct reef/ocean theme.

William McCormack Place Stage 1

The first stage of this Cairns-based project was Australia’s first office building to achieve a 5-star ABGR Energy rating.

Savannah Lifestyle Resort

The central facilities are the central focus of the over 50’s Savannah Lifestyle Resort which provides privacy in your own home whilst fostering community spirit in a dry tropical setting.

Red Cross Wellbeing Centre

The new Cairns Wellbeing Centre ”Pat Gosper Place” in Cairns has been designed as distinctive and welcoming accommodation centre.

Possum St Residence

This modern residence captures panoramic views of the ocean.

Mission Beach Aquatic Facility

The new Aquatic Centre located at MARCs Park was an opportunity to express the tropical character of Mission Beach and to reflect the iconic natural swimming holes in the region.

Marina Point Salt House

Seeing Cairns as a city of edges rather than spaces, our aim was to culminate the city’s main axis in a new public space, rather than (as originally briefed) single edifice.

JCU Cairns Institute

Multidisciplinary regional training facilities and accommodation for the health workforce.

Freshwater Residence

This project involved the transformation of an 80s style brickwork house into a modern home for a young and active family.

Elements on Arlington

Tropical High-end Living designed to respond to the locality and environment providing a benchmark for tropical apartment design in the area.

Cairns Entertainment Precinct

The Cairns Entertainment Precinct was planned to be a World class regional Performing Arts Precinct at the Cairns Inlet waterfront.

C3 Towers

An exciting vision for Cairns that capitalises on being one of the highest buildings permitted in the city.

Amerio Residence

Located in the quiet Cairns suburb of Kewarra Beach, this residence has been skillfully crafted to completely respond passively to the tropical climate.

22 Walker St Townsville

Re-use rather than demolition. CA Architects have contributed to a environmentally sustainable approach giving the building an extended life by revitalising the building both in terms of street aesthetic and performance.

Munro Martin Parklands

A nationally renowned symbiosis of flamboyant botanical displays and unique outdoor performance venue.

Hotel - Old Commonwealth Bank Building

A modern boutique hotel celebrating culture, history, architecture and style.

Quicksilver Training Facility

A four-metre-deep pool with a glass viewing wall takes centre stage at the Far North’s newest diver training centre in Port Douglas.

163 Abbott Street Cairns

Designed to capture the flavour of Cairns with an iconic experience inspired by the rainforest.

William McCormack Place Stage 2

The multi-award winning building is the most energy efficient office building in tropical Australia, and the first of is kind in regional Australia.

Tinaroo Studio

The Tinaroo Studio is a carefully considered house in which to experience quiet and seclusion.

RPS (Conics) Building

Transformation and Re-vitalisation of a decaying building into an attractive commercially responsive office environment with an official Green Star rating.

The Quay on Cityport Precinct 10

The Quay is a dramatic and lyrical response to the Cairns waterfront.

Nova Cairns

Nova symbolises the beginning of a new life, offering a brand new destination and cosmopolitan lifestyle experience for Cairns.

McClintock Residence

Set on 5 acres of eucalypt forest, the McClintock Residence was designed to make the most of its environment.

JCU Daintree Rainforest Observatory

Designed with the tropical climate at the forefront of the decision making process, the DRO provides a world-class research environment for James Cook University.

H20 Resort Phillipines

Unique architectural design language for a resort in the western Phillipines to be visible on the worldwide resort market.

North and Far North Queensland Education Facilities

CA Architects have a wealth of experience in the education sector.

Cairns Foreshore Redevelopment

The collaborative project on the Cairns foreshore embodies a deep connection to its tropical landscape.

Cairns Performing Arts Centre

Queensland’s largest Regional Performing Arts Centre, and a significant improvement to the cultural opportunities of the citizens of Cairns and visitors to the city.

Blue Lagoon

Blue Lagoon Apartments was conceived as five separate pavilion buildings varying in height from two to four storey radiating around the central pool with all units having views over the pool and the lagoon.

H105 on Mitchell Street

H105 Mitchell is a contemporary apartment complex providing innovative accommodation options in the competitive Darwin market.

Akoya Fannie Bay

Contemporary urban designs and strick guidelines encouraging smart sustainable initiatives will set a new benchmark in residential apartments design.