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Tassie Mountain Bike Adventure – Blue Derby Pods Ride

Posted on Thursday 24th November, 2016 | Permalink

Construction has started! Philp Lighton Architects (PLA) has been working on Blue Derby Pods Ride with Tara and Steve from Echelon Marketing for the past 12 months. This project will be the first eco mountain biking experience in  Tasmania. The accommodation pods are situated in the old tin mining town of Derby. Derby is currently experiencing a boom in mountain bike…


Australian Maritime College Master Plan 2016 – University of Tasmania

Posted on Wednesday 16th November, 2016 | Permalink

Philp Lighton Architects (PLA) have been appointed as lead consultants who will be taking a practical and pragmatic approach in developing this master plan with University of Tasmania and Australian Maritime College stakeholders. The University of Tasmania (UTAS) is currently undergoing a major process of transformation, under the Integrated Transformation Program. Details of this program,…


It’s a great time to be a Tassie mountain biker!

Posted on Wednesday 16th November, 2016 | Permalink

ARCHITECTS GETTING READY TO RIDE BLUE DERBY Zona Black, The Examiner Tassie architects design eco friendly adventure tourism accommodation pods and mountain bike hub in the Derby Forest Reserve! “It’s also a great opportunity for Tasmania and Northern Tasmania” The three day, two night ride anchors itself around its unique accommodation pods, custom-made creations that…