December 4, 2016

Position Vacant

Philp Lighton Architects is a long established busy commercial architectural practice with offices in Hobart and Launceston. Due to an expanding workload we have a vacancy in our Launceston Office. We are seeking to engage a Graduate Architect with preferably one year’s work experience however all candidates will be considered. Graduate Architect The candidate will…


November 24, 2016

Tassie Mountain Bike Adventure – Blue Derby Pods Ride

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…


November 16, 2016

Australian Maritime College Master Plan 2016 – University of Tasmania

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!

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…


June 29, 2016

LGH Allied Health Redevelopment

Philp Lighton Architects in partnership with the Tasmanian Government is redeveloping the Allied Health Department, a new Special Care Dental Unit and Nursing call system at the Launceston General Hospital. Anthony Dalgleish is representing Philp Lighton as Project Architect for the design and contract administration of the project and the head contractor is David Murray…


May 17, 2016

Examiner Report: Local Architects Shine UTAS

  UTAS Student Centre   The UTAS Student Centre was entered into the Tasmanian Architecture Awards 2016. The Philp Lighton Launceston office traveled to Hobart to present the project to a panel of 5 judges on the 19th of March. It was a great to see such a diverse range of quality architectural entries this year. The…