Grand Designs Australia

  

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Grand Designs AustraliaIn central Victoria, a 70-year-old man builds a pavilion-style home, inspired by his late wife's plans and based on the aesthetic of Aussie shearing sheds. (S5 Ep10/10) [S]Mon, Sep 24, 3:25 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple build a four-pavilion structure using straw-bale walls, rammed-earth flooring and recycled windows and doors at Pipers Creek, north of Melbourne. (S5 Ep9/10) [S]Sat, Sep 22, 4:10 AMChannel 450 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple build a modern farmhouse in Brookfield valley, Brisbane. It can telescope up to three storeys, is angular in shape and clad in natural materials. (S5 Ep8/10) [S]Fri, Sep 21, 4:10 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple plan to restore a dilapidated bluestone cottage in Williamstown, a Melbourne bayside suburb, adding a two-storey contemporary town house on the back. (S5 Ep7/10) [S]Thu, Sep 20, 4:10 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA Queensland couple build a classic 'English farmhouse' home with fantasy touches including a traditional library with mezzanine gallery and spiral staircase. (S5 Ep6/10) [S]Wed, Sep 19, 3:50 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaTwo Melbourne doctors build a three-storey house clad with water tanks that will irrigate a rooftop garden and living green walls of hanging foliage to drape the exterior. [S]Tue, Sep 18, 4:55 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaAn architect and her husband create a home with seamless living and outdoor areas, flexible sleeping quarters and a multi-use rooftop in the Perth suburb of Claremont. [S]Mon, Sep 17, 3:35 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA civil engineer and his wife build a rammed-earth house at Foxground near Kiama on the south coast of New South Wales, but the construction poses complex challenges. [S]Sun, Sep 16, 5:15 AMChannel 460 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaBrand new series: A restaurant owner with a passion for all things Japanese builds a two-storey, lightweight home on stilts that features high, origami-style ceilings in Brisbane. (S7 Ep9) [S]Sat, Sep 15, 3:25 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaBrand new series: A new home in the Adelaide Hills blends Tuscan and modern styles, featuring locally quarried stone and a bridge linking the upstairs rooms to a dynamic glass box. (S7 Ep8) [S]Fri, Sep 14, 3:20 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaAn environmentally conscious couple build a stylish, solar-powered beach shack that floats on two untouched sand dunes at Aldinga on the coast near Adelaide. (S7 Ep7) [S]Thu, Sep 13, 2:35 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaArchitect Tim Hill is upsizing from an award-winning but small home, known as The Lighthouse, to a curvaceous house shaped like a foot at Kensington in Melbourne. (S7 Ep6) [S]Wed, Sep 12, 3:00 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA Melbourne couple try to build a lightweight, modern house on a perfect plot high up on Mount Eliza. But as well as a tight schedule they face costly redesigns and long delays. [S]Tue, Sep 11, 3:40 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaPeter Maddison meets a resourceful Brisbane couple who aim to build a flood-proof home out of 31 steel shipping containers. [S]Mon, Sep 10, 3:00 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA first-time owner-builder and her husband construct a concrete, Brutalist-inspired home on a sensitive ridgeline overlooking Queensland's glorious Glass House Mountains. [S]Mon, Jan 22, 2:25 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple create a home that is 60 metres long, only one room wide and virtually all windows, set on a ridge overlooking the undulating hills of Adelaide's Barossa Valley. [S]Sat, Jan 20, 3:45 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA Sydney couple create a 21st-century re-imagining of the traditional terraced house, on a site that is only six metres wide and hemmed in on three sides by buildings.Mon, Jan 15, 1:45 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaMax and Mariella designed an opulent, three-level beach house for their perfect location in Byron Bay, New South Wales, but changes to the project cause delays and trouble with the bank. [S]Sat, Jan 13, 3:20 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaAn eco-conscious couple take a sustainable approach to building a gentle, sweeping arch-shaped house with a living roof covered in native grasses in Warburton, Victoria. [S]Fri, Jan 12, 3:00 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple replace their 1930s beach shack on Victoria's Mornington Peninsula with a sustainable, modernist home which blends rammed earth, recycled materials and raw finishes. [S]Thu, Jan 11, 3:15 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple replace their Californian bungalow in the Melbourne suburb of Hampton with a Japanese-style home entirely clad in timber and surrounded by an angled lap pool. [S]Wed, Jan 10, 3:50 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA rhomboid-shaped house built around a central, all-seasons courtyard begins series three of the Aussie architecture show that follows people creating their perfect dream homes. [S]Mon, Jan 8, 1:55 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaSelf-confessed hippies Cole and Jane build a house consisting almost entirely of curves on a thin and very steep sliver of land in the hilly suburb of Dynnyrne in Hobart. [S]Fri, Dec 22, 4:05 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaTwo artists construct a striking home shaped like a whale's tail in the sand dunes of the wild west coast of King Island, which is anchored in the middle of Bass Strait. [S]Thu, Dec 21, 3:25 AMChannel 460 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple from Hunters Hill in Sydney build a house that reflects their family history by combining traditional Sri Lankan architecture and Italian concrete finishes. [S]Wed, Dec 20, 2:55 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple build a home on a working sheep property at Ilford in the central tablelands of New South Wales using simple materials that resonate with the rural setting. [S]Sat, Dec 16, 3:10 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple build a uniquely sustainable house on a narrow plot of land in Sydney's inner-west Forest Lodge, featuring solar tubes and a super-insulating rooftop garden. [S]Fri, Dec 15, 3:40 AMChannel 460 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple who have very different aspirations for their new home build a contemporary three-storey family mansion on a large patch of land near Melbourne Cricket Ground. [S]Thu, Dec 14, 2:50 AMChannel 460 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple from Hornsby Heights near Sydney build a hand-crafted, adobe-style home in a one-of-a-kind construction process using thick, natural clay-rendered walls. [S]Wed, Dec 13, 2:55 AMChannel 460 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA bricklayer and his partner rip down their inner-city town house in a South Melbourne laneway to build a three-level home out of custom-designed, hand-painted bricks. [S]Fri, Dec 8, 3:45 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaCity slickers Glen and Kate are building a novel house in the form of an arch-shaped sand dune on a 19-acre site near the seaside town of Inverloch on Victoria's south coast. (S4 Ep1/10) [S]Thu, Dec 7, 4:30 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaIn central Victoria, a 70-year-old man builds a pavilion-style home, inspired by his late wife's plans and based on the aesthetic of Aussie shearing sheds. (S5 Ep10/10) [S]Sat, Dec 2, 3:35 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple build a four-pavilion structure using straw-bale walls, rammed-earth flooring and recycled windows and doors at Pipers Creek, north of Melbourne. (S5 Ep9/10) [S]Wed, Nov 29, 3:45 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple build a modern farmhouse in Brookfield valley, Brisbane. It can telescope up to three storeys, is angular in shape and clad in natural materials. (S5 Ep8/10) [S]Mon, Nov 20, 3:05 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA couple plan to restore a dilapidated bluestone cottage in Williamstown, a Melbourne bayside suburb, adding a two-storey contemporary town house on the back. (S5 Ep7/10) [S]Thu, Nov 16, 4:20 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA Queensland couple build a classic 'English farmhouse' home with fantasy touches including a traditional library with mezzanine gallery and spiral staircase. (S5 Ep6/10) [S]Tue, Nov 14, 3:55 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA civil engineer and his wife build a rammed-earth house at Foxground near Kiama on the south coast of New South Wales, but the construction poses complex challenges. [S]Fri, Nov 10, 4:15 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaAn architect and her husband create a home with seamless living and outdoor areas, flexible sleeping quarters and a multi-use rooftop in the Perth suburb of Claremont. [S]Tue, Nov 7, 4:10 AMChannel 460 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaAn architect and her husband create a home with seamless living and outdoor areas, flexible sleeping quarters and a multi-use rooftop in the Perth suburb of Claremont. [S]Fri, Nov 3, 2:50 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaA Melbourne couple try to build a lightweight, modern house on a perfect plot high up on Mount Eliza. But as well as a tight schedule they face costly redesigns and long delays. [S]Fri, Oct 27, 2:45 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaPeter Maddison meets a resourceful Brisbane couple who aim to build a flood-proof home out of 31 steel shipping containers. [S]Wed, Oct 25, 2:05 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaArchitect Adrian and his partner Liz buy a 100-year-old vinegar factory to turn into a family home, but are soon beset by building issues and money troubles. (S6 Ep10/10) [AD,S]Tue, Oct 24, 4:15 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaBarb and Bill Coyle build a modern 1970s-style home: a T-shaped, north-facing house with featured curves, raked ceilings and a sloping roofline in Canberra. (S6 Ep9/10) [AD,S]Fri, Oct 20, 3:45 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaAvid pop culture fans Warwick Noble and Melanie Hughes from New South Wales build a home that is an unashamed homage to late 1950s 'post-atomic' architecture. (S6 Ep7/10) [S]Sat, Oct 14, 4:00 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaCate and Nick Foskett build a leaf-shaped home with curved windows, walls and ceilings in the Adelaide Hills, featuring a cellar for their home-produced wine. (S6 Ep6/10) [S]Fri, Oct 13, 1:50 AMChannel 460 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaMark and Karen Bartkevicius restore an old hydro-electricity substation, perched above the city of Launceston in Tasmania, and convert it into a two-bed home. (S6 Ep5/10)Wed, Oct 11, 2:55 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaPhotographer Ralph Alphonso builds a lightweight, part prefabricated bachelor pad with impeccable environmental credentials on a tiny plot in east Melbourne. (S6 Ep4/10) [S]Fri, Oct 6, 4:10 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaChef Dan Zeidan and his partner Vicky Kordatou build a zero-waste home from recycled and recyclable non-toxic materials at Kinglake, one hour from Melbourne. (S6 Ep3/10) [S]Wed, Oct 4, 3:40 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaB&B owners Art van Dyke and Troy West build a three-level, one-bedroom, contemporary home, bookended by an 1850s stone cottage, near Harcourt in Victoria. (S6 Ep2/10) [S]Tue, Oct 3, 2:45 AMChannel 455 mins
Grand Designs AustraliaSculptor Ben Gilbert and his brother Chris, an architect, build an innovative one-bedroom living quarters at an abandoned sawmill in Yackandandah, Victoria. (S6 Ep1/10)Sat, Sep 30, 3:50 AMChannel 455 mins