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Nova Cairns

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

163 Abbott Street Cairns

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

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.

Tradewinds Cairns

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

Cairns Foreshore Redevelopment

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

Munro Martin Parklands

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

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.

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.

Tinaroo Studio

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

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.

Red Cross Wellbeing Centre

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

The Quay on Cityport Precinct 10

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

Freshwater Residence

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

C3 Towers

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

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.

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.

Cairns Entertainment Precinct

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

Hotel - Old Commonwealth Bank Building

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Akoya Fannie Bay

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

H105 on Mitchell Street

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

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.

Possum St Residence

This modern residence captures panoramic views of the ocean.

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.

North and Far North Queensland Education Facilities

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

H20 Resort Phillipines

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

RPS (Conics) Building

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

JCU Cairns Institute

Multidisciplinary regional training facilities and accommodation for the health workforce.

McClintock Residence

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

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.

Pimlico SHS Music Block

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