Skip to Content

Our studios


Discipline: Brand Experience

Invercargill Central

Invercargill Central has received another accolade, the 2024 Property Council New Zealand Excellence and Best in Category Retail Property Award. Designed by Buchan for Invercargill Central Limited, the expansive 15,137 sqm site has been transformed into a cohesive, masterplanned precinct with curated retail, hospitality, entertainment and commercial zones, connected by new and existing pedestrian links. “From […]

  • Posted in
  • Comments Off on Invercargill Central receives 2024 Property Council New Zealand Excellence and Best in Category Retail Property Award

Sydney’s heritage-listed South Eveleigh Locomotive Workshop has been transformed from an Industrial-era building into a captivating multi-use commercial and community precinct that honours the site’s rich history. The revitalisation includes large public and exhibition spaces, a specialty grocer, eateries, gym and education facilities, and the original blacksmith forge, in full working order. The inner-Sydney Workshop […]

  • Posted in
  • Comments Off on South Eveleigh Locomotive Workshop

Dong Uong

Dong is a Senior Associate in the Melbourne studio, who brings a strong user experience and communication design background to Buchan. He thrives in creative environments where the design thinking starts with the vision and concept for each solution. A seasoned design strategist he believes that diversity in teams is powerful and is the only […]

  • Posted in
  • Comments Off on Dong Uong

Canberra North

Appointed by client QIC, Buchan developed the overall masterplan for the site together with the design for a significant mixed-use development on an undeveloped CBD carpark known as Section 96. Setting a sustainable precedent for future expansion, Buchan closely analysed the existing streetscape to inform the masterplan. A focus on activated, landscaped pedestrian spaces break […]

  • Posted in
  • Comments Off on Canberra North

Buchan’s pavilion and exhibition design harnesses Australia’s unique, natural beauty as a canvas for sharing our stories and culture. The pavilion’s form is an abstraction of a eucalyptus gumnut. The ubiquitous eucalyptus tree, with its myriad shapes and colours, is symbolic of the diversity and resilience of Australian people. In and around the pavilion, the […]

  • Posted in
  • Comments Off on Australian Pavilion, Osaka Expo 2025

Construction on the striking Australian Pavilion for Expo 2025 in Osaka has commenced, following a groundbreaking ceremony in Japan on March 19. The ceremony was attended by a delegation of representatives from Australia and Japan, including Nancy Gordon, Australia’s Commissioner General for the World Expo 2025 Osaka, Trevor Holloway OAM, Australian Consul-General in Osaka, Senior […]

  • Posted in
  • Comments Off on Construction starts on Australia Pavilion for Expo 2025 Osaka

As the first social civic infrastructure in Victoria’s growing regional suburb of Armstrong Creek, the Library and Community Hub is set to be an important place for local residents for lifelong learning, social connection and building a sense of community. The 2,500 sqm library will feature a collection of 40,000 books and resources, flexible and […]

  • Posted in
  • Comments Off on Armstrong Creek Library & Community Hub

Burnside Village

A premier shopping destination in Adelaide, and currently home to over 100 fashion and lifestyle stores, Burnside Village is undergoing an evolution as a vibrant hub for locals and tourists alike to enjoy high end retail, food and beverage, lifestyle, and entertainment options. Buchan has enjoyed a long and successful relationship with The Cohen Group, […]

  • Posted in
  • Comments Off on Burnside Village

Architecture and design firm Buchan is expanding its global reach and building strategic partnerships to meet growing demand for cross-sector design in new and existing markets. A brand refresh for 2024 signals a new focus for the 130-year-old practice, which has simplified its name from Buchan Group to Buchan to align with its one-studio vision. […]

  • Posted in
  • Comments Off on Buchan evolves to meet global demand for cross-sector design in 2024

Locomotive Workshop South Eveleigh has made it onto the Prix Versailles’ list of the ‘World’s Most Beautiful’ projects after being awarded the prestigious Prix Versailles 2023 for South Asia and the Pacific (Shopping Malls category). Buchan is proud to be a collaboration partner on this incredible Mirvac project with Sissons Architects, Mirvac Design and Curio […]

  • Posted in
  • Comments Off on Locomotive Workshop on Prix Versailles’ list of ‘World’s Most Beautiful’ projects