Grand Designs Australia

June 2020

Season 6, Episode 10 (Northcote Vinegar Factory)

4.0 4 x
Architect Adrian Light loves old things. His partner Liz Murdoch is the polar opposite. Despite this, they've agreed to invest their life savings into a crumbling historical relic in the suburb of Northcote, Melbourne.

Season 6, Episode 9 (Deakin 70's Retro)

4.0 0 x
Bill and Barb Coyle love the stylish vintage aesthetic of architect Harry Seidler. While the split levels and vaulted mezzanines are retro-cool, they're causing problems for Bill who can no longer manage the stairs.
May 2020

Season 6, Episode 8 (Turner's Beach)

3.0 3 x
Draftsman Nigel Eberhardt and partner Nina are conservationists at heart. They love the natural environment and have managed to secure one of the last remaining native bush blocks in Turners Beach to build their home.

Season 6, Episode 7 (North Balgowlah Pop Art)

3.0 5 x
Dedicated collectors Warwick Noble and Melanie Hughes are influenced by mid-century American architecture. Their design is a slice of Palm Springs destined to make its mark in a normal suburban street in North Balgowlah.

Season 6, Episode 6 (Kuitpo Song Tower)

3.0 1 x
Cate and Nick Foskett have put their high powered careers on hold to forge a new life as winemakers and build a new home on their 150 acre property in the Adelaide Hills.

Season 6, Episode 5 (Launceston 1922 Sub Station)

4.0 1 x
Mark and Karen Bartkevicius are passionate about local history. So passionate they're poised to restore and convert a local icon - an old electric substation, perched high overlooking the city of Launceston in Tasmania.
April 2020

Season 6, Episode 4 (East Melbourne Mini Skyscraper)

3.0 1 x
Ralph Alphonso wants a bachelor pad near the city that is both affordable and green. He decides to pioneer a new building method that will be light-weight, partially pre-fabricated with impeccable environmental credentials.

Season 6, Episode 3 (Kinglake Non-toxic House)

3.0 6 x
Melbourne Chef and restaurateur Dan Zeidan lost his home in the Black Saturday bushfires in 2009. He and his partner Vicky set out to re-build a totally flame proof and fully sustainable home in Kinglake.

Season 6, Episode 2 (Harcourt Quarry House)

3.0 3 x
Art van Dyke and Troy West are charmed by the cluster of 1850's stone cottages near their B & B at the historic Ravenswood mansion near Bendigo in Victoria. It is here they plan to build a brutalist contemporary concrete box.

Season 6, Episode 1 (Yackandandah Sawmill House)

4.0 6 x
After returning from overseas, sculptor Ben Gilbert stumbled across a 100 year old abandoned sawmill in Victoria's north east and convinced the council to let him build a caretaker's cottage on the site.