Research and Presentations

Whole of life: whole of use — housing and the NDIS reforms

Whole of life: whole of use — housing and the NDIS reforms

17 Sep 2014

Deicke Richards director Eloise Atkinson looks ahead to the impacts of the NDIS reforms on housing. She has recently contributed to briefing students participating in a n…
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Seniors housing research wins IAP2 award

Seniors housing research wins IAP2 award

19 Dec 2013

A collaborative research project into seniors housing has earned renewed industry recognition with a recent IAP2 award win. ‘Participatory design for age-friendly commu…
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Sugar and spice . . . PIA conference

Sugar and spice . . . PIA conference

18 Nov 2013

The PIA Qld State Conference, held recently in the beautiful city of Mackay, focussed on celebrating diversity in our regions. Urban designers Stephen Smith and Cassie Ba…
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Urban Voices – celebrating urban design

Urban Voices – celebrating urban design

7 Nov 2013

Director Peter Richards has written and taught widely about collaborative practice and freehand drawing. This familiar  territory is the focus of his chapter in Urban V…
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Next Generation Planning

Next Generation Planning

12 Sep 2011

Deicke Richards provided urban design and graphic design expertise to the Next Generation Planning (NGP) handbook, released in April 2011 by the Council of Mayors (South …
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Creative models of infill development for seniors

Creative models of infill development for seniors

12 Sep 2011

Research project led by University of Sunshine Coast Responsive models of future infill housing for seniors will be developed as part of a research project led by the Uni…
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Innovative design in affordable housing

Innovative design in affordable housing

1 Sep 2007

Deicke Richards has specific expertise in affordable housing and mixed-tenure projects, with a well developed and practical understanding of the policies and economics th…
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TOD (transit oriented development)

TOD (transit oriented development)

1 Jul 2006

Deicke Richards has contributed to planning for key transit oriented developments (TODs) and proposed developments in South East Queensland. We also developed a range of …
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