Good Design of the Year Awards

Brisbane-based design consultancy Aurecon and Wellington-based digital design agency Chrometoaster tied as the overall winners of the coveted Good Design of the Year Award. The awards recognise the exemplary achievements of designers from around the world.  Aurecon won for its Flood Resilient and Accessible Ferry Terminals in the Product Design — Commercial and Industrial category. … Read more

Think Outside with Alison Kubler

Think Outside: Economy, the final event in the series, asks design thinkers ‘how might we design a more ethical and sustainable economic system?’ Many believe the existing model of capitalism is “broken”. However like many of today’s “broken” mechanisms, capitalism is a system; a system designed by people. We therefore have the ability (and responsibility) … Read more

The APDL Roadshow!

Before he jumped on a plane and shipped his life off to Berlin, one of our fantastic rockstar volunteers Michael ‘Fletch’ Fletcher took the initiative to make contact with many of the South-East Queensland design colleges and universities to introduce the APDL. Given that our APDL team has been very small for most of it’s … Read more