Our dedicated team combine extensive experience and expertise across the disciplines of landscape architecture, urban design, architecture and industrial design.

Martin Reeves


Combining the practical with a highly creative design approach, Martin directs a collaborative, informed and spirited design office.  

Martin balances a strong background in environmental and natural resource management with experience on large construction sites, urban regeneration and infrastructure works.   

Considering how we can best inhabit our shared cultural environments is a fundamental aspect of his work as a Landscape Architect.

Martin is co-chair of the AILA Victoria Advocacy Committee for 2013/14.  He is working on the Street14 competition and a responce to the Melbourne Plan 2050.  



MLA (Master Landscape Architecture) University of Melbourne

Bachelor Planning and Design (Planning) (Hons) University of Melbourne

Registered Landscape Architect (AILA)


Key Projects

Eltham Town Square

North West Precinct Monash University

Bicycle Arrival Station, Monash University

Mooroolbark Train Station

Grovedale Train Station

Officer, Vicurban

Menzies Refurbishment, Monash University

Northcote Route 86 Tram Stop Upgrades and Streetscape Improvements (Melbourne Design Award 2013)

New Horizons Science and Research Building,  Monash University Clayton Campus

Tanderrum Way, Broadmeadows (2010 AILA Award for Urban Design)

Wedge Street Piazza, Werribee Town Centre

Dandenong Education Precinct (2011 AILA Award for Urban Design) 

AgriBio, Major Projects VIC

Carrington road Box Hill

McKellar Centre, Geelong

Hume Secondary College, Broadmeadows

Systems Garden Refurbishment, Monash University

Greenwall, University of Adelaide New Engineering Building

Feasibility Studies for Fitzroy Gasworks site


Damon Obst


Damon has a broad range of private and public sector experience within Australia and overseas. He applies his considerable experience across complex urban design, natural and infrastructure projects.

His design approach is governed by a commitment to progressive environmental and social outcomes through all scales of work, from precinct master planning to custom street furniture. Damon employs stong leadership in conceptual design thinking and the strategic direction of the office.  



Bachelor of Planning and Design (Landscape Architecture) (Hons), University of Melbourne

Master of Design (Industrial Design), Swinburne University


Key Projects

Geelong City Centre Revitalisation

Hepburn Shire Streetscapes

Bio 21, University of Melbourne

Warrnambool City Centre Revitalisation

Northcote Route 86 Tram Stop Upgrades and Streetscape Improvements

New Horizons Science and Research Building, Monash University Clayton

Main Street Extension, Broadmeadows (2010 AILA award for Urban Design)

Wedge Street Piazza, Werribee

Hume Central Secondary College

Keysborough College Schools Regeneration

New Engineering Building, University of Adelaide

Kings Cross 10 Estates Urban Design Masterplan 


Gary Ford


Gary has practised as a Landscape Architect in Australia and overseas since graduating in 1999. He is motivated by the application of contemporary ideas and strategies within the field of Landscape Architecture.

Gary’s experience covers a diverse range of projects and he has an impressive attention to detail . Gary is committed to exceptional design in all aspects of a project.



Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Hons), University of Western Australia

Registered Landscape Architect (AILA)



The Australian Institute of Landscape Architects Prize 1998 (W.A. Group) 


Key Projects

Haines Drive and Goddard Street Sports Precincts, Wyndham

Marysville Playspace

Dandenong Education Precinct

Halls of Residence Bicycle path, Monash University Clayton

Brimbank Parks Masterplan, Willys Ave and Kurung Dr Reserve

Buckingham Reserve, Brimbank

McGrath Road Wetland and Parks, Werribee

St. Leonards College, Brighton and Ibis Campuses

MLC Multipurpose and Science buildings


Kate Douglas

Senior Architect

Kate’s experience has been in design-focused architectural practices where the detail is as important as the spirit behind the very first concept.

She is particularly interested in public realm design that speaks to the community, either directly through a consultation process, or via the end experience of material and place.



Bachelor of Architecture (Hons), University of Melbourne

Bachelor Planning and Design (Architecture), University of Melbourne

Registered Architect in Victoria since 2001


Key Projects

Coburg house extension

Small Plates cafe fitout Eltham

Landscape masterplan Catholic College Drouin

Aspect Estate Officer

Neighbourhood park at Arcadia, Officer

Lindfield Green schematic design shortlist, NSW

Taxi shelter, Melton

Gilles Street taxi shelter and amenities, Warrnambool

Community consultations Liebig Street Warrnambool

Camberwell Fresh Food Market renewal

Bendigo and Traralgon Stations masterplan with Hyder Consulting

Preston slider extension

Mooroolbark Station Community Hub with Hyder Consulting

Eltham Town Square

Shelters, Goddard St and Hogans Rd Reserves

Systems Garden, Monash University Clayton

Marysville playspace shelter

Melba Park playground


Nick Stephenson

Senior Architect


As a registered Architect, Nick has worked on a broad range of projects from residential commissions to complex institutional buildings. The common thread in his approach across all projects is one of inventiveness and a commitment to environmental awareness.   


Nick enjoys the challenge of interpreting and incorporating client briefings and offers a conscientious yet creative approach to architecture. A sound grounding in residential practice means that Nick is capable of covering the breadth of the architectural process.


Bachelor of Architecture (Hons), Deakin University

Associate Diploma Architectural Drafting, RMIT TAFE

Diploma of Photoimaging (Commercial Photography), RMIT TAFE

Certificate IV Photoimaging (Commercial Photography), RMIT TAFE

Registered Architect in Victoria since 2007


Key Projects


Grovedale Station
Hepburn Shire streetscape masterplans
Eltham Town Square design proposals
Eaglehawk Performance Pavilion
Wedge Street Piazza cafe
Wedge Street Piazza Werribee, 3D visualisation and documentation
‘Bright AMP’ Pioneer Park masterplan
New Horizons, Monash University, 3D visualisation
North West Precinct, Monash University
National Worker’s Memorial competition, Canberra
(2012 Finalist)
McKellar Centre, Geelong
Australian Red Cross Blood Service, West Melbourne
Northcote Tram Stop upgrades

Dylan Cuthers

Landscape Architect

Dylan has been involved in the design of residential, commercial and aged care developments across Australia during his career as a Landscape Architect.  He also has experience with visual impact assessments across a range of infrastructure projects from windfarms to telecommunications.

Through his studies and project experience, Dylan has aquired skills and practical expertise that he has applied to a wide range of environmental and design challenges.


Bachelor of Design, Landscape Architecture, Victoria University of Wellington



Habitat Residential Development Tarneit

Station Street Mitcham


(for Previous Employers)

Lihir Village PNG

Shell Foreshore Regeneration Project

Mine closure landform design WA

Nanjing Lkae Masterplan China

Croydon Shopping Centre

500 Burke Street Melbourne

Mingarra Retirement Village Croydon

Darlington Wind Farm Vic








Dave Bailey

Landscape Architect

As a registered landscape architect, Dave has been engaged in the design of residential subdivision, infrastructure, streetscape and educational projects within both the public and private realm across Australia. His passion for best practice horticultural design is apparent in the value he places on appropriate use of plants, a skill cultivated during his time working in landscape construction and maintenance.  

Dave realises the important balance betweenaesthetics and functionality, by looking to createplaces that are a harmony of hard landscapesoftened by creative planting, producing a highquality functional outcome.



Graduate Diploma of Landscape Architecture QUT
Bachelor of Built Environment (Landscape Architecture) QUT
Diploma of Horticulture (Landscape) Brisbane North Institute of TAFE
Registered Landscape Architect
Graduate Certificate of Arboriculture (currently completing) University of Melbourne


Key  Projects

Aspect Residential Development, Stages 10-12, Officer – Satterley Property Group

Arcadia Development, Officer – Satterley Property Group

Clydevale Residential Development

AbiwoodRiverdale Residential Development

APDRamlegh Springs Residential Development



Sarah Ryan

Landscape Architect

Sarah completed her Bachelor of Landscape Architecture at the University of Western Australia in 2006 and began her Melbourne career at Outlines in 2012.

Through both her studies and experience in private practice Sarah brings to her position a desire to create innovative and environmentally responsible design solutions which are site specific, functional and ecologically sustainable. Sarah also has a keen interest in natural systems and the diverse flora of Australia.

Sarah is currently undertaking a Master of Environment at Univeristy of Melbourne.




Bachelor of Landscape Architecture University of Western Australia

Master of Environment University of Melbourne

Key Projects

Aspect Estate, Officer - Development Victoria

Arcadia Estate, Officer - Satterly

Ballarat Community Health Primary Care Facility - DesignInc 

Bellbridge Masterplan - Clarke Hopkins Clarke Architects

Bendigo Catholic College - ThomsonAdsett

Blackburn Station Village, Blackburn - City of Whitehorse

Carrington Rd Streetscape Renewal, Box Hill - City of Whitehorse

Castlemaine Secondary College, Blakely Rd Campus - Y2 Architects

Dallas Brooks Community Primary School - McBride Charles Ryan

Gum Scrub Creek, Officer - Places Victoria

Harpley Estate Wetlands and Drainage Reserve, Wyndham Vale South - Lend Lease

Martin Street Activity Centre, Brighton - City of Bayside

Monash Clayton Mosque - Monash University

Nunawading Retail Precinct - City of Whitehorse

Pascoe Vale South Prinary School - MGS Architects

The Peninsula School Science Centre - McIldowie Partners Architects

Werribee South Foreshore - Wyndham City Council

Wyndham Vale South Reserve - Wyndham City Council


Michelle Fan

Senior Landscape Architect

Michelle is experienced with projects on sensitive sites involving heritage, environmental overlays and revegetation. Project types which she has worked on over the years range from childcare, public realm, education, commercial, private residential, and residential developments, covering various stages from concept, master planning, town planning, documentation, contract administration to presentation graphics.

She is particularly motivated by projects which serve the broader community with a social agenda. She enjoys applying environmentally sustainable principles to support the design and together with a pragmatic approach to detailing, she seeks to deliver an enduring design aesthetic. She is also interested in exploring biomimicry in projects, and revealing the natural processes of the environment to educate the community. Michelle values a collaborative approach to projects with diverse consultants and individual specialists to deliver a strong and unique outcome.



Bachelor of Landscape Architecture University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Architecture University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Planning and Design University of Melbourne

Registered Landscape Architect


Key Projects

Local Open Space Reserve, Arcadia Estate, Officer – Satterley

Drainage Reserve, Arcadia Estate, Officer – Satterley

Playgrounds Improvement Program – Bayside City Council


Cathryn Kohn

Landscape Architect

Cathryn began her landscape architecture career in Melbourne in 1999 after completing her degree in Perth and has been based in Melbourne ever since.  Whilst maintaining her ‘other’ career as a musician, she has attained a wealth of experience from her work on many landscape architecture and urban design projects. With a passion for Sustainable Design that began with conservation work in her youth, Cathryn carries through these beliefs in her design and documentation work at Outlines.



Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, University of Western Australia


Key Projects

Atherstone Residential Community, Melton South
Buckingham Reserve, Sunshine West
Kensington Primary School
Harpley Estate, Wyndham Vale South
Bairnsdale Secondary College
Kurung Drive Reserve, St Albans
Marysville Playspace


Nicole Cavanagh

Landscape Architect

Nicole completed her Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Honours) in 2010 from the University of Western Australia. Since then Nicole has worked in a variety of firms with different focuses including residential, childcare and public/urban realm. Nicole also had her design chosen as a finalist and constructed for the Boutique Gardens Competition at the Melbourne International Garden and Flower Show 2015 
Nicole has extensive background in childcare; playspace and park design. She also has a strong interest (and involvement) in Land Art 



Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Honours) University of Western Australia 

Key Projects

Habitat Residential Development, Tarneit 

St Anthony’s ELC, Darren Carnell Architects

St Thomas More ELC, Darren Carnell Architects

Quantin Binnah Community Centre, Wyndham City Council

Officer Town Centre (Stormwater Tanks Park), Development Victoria


Monique Holmes

Landscape Architect

After completing her Bachelor of Landscape Architectural Design from RMIT University in 2016, Monique worked in the field of Landscape Design. An interest in landscape processes and their greater effects within the landscape influenced her design work in range of studios she completed throughout University. An interest in plants and horticulture has lead her to further her knowledge and education in a Diploma of Horticulture. Monique commenced work at Outlines in 2017 as a Graduate Landscape Architect.  



Bachelor of Landscape Architecture RMIT University