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Shearwater Flyover

| Déjà Vu 2024 | Shearwater Rudolf Steiner School | Annual Student Design Competition | The annual Shearwater showcase presents a great opportunity for student designers and community alike, to express creativity and experience the culture of the Shearwater Rudolf Steiner School. With over 200 students participating in last year’s event, Baxter & Jacobson Architects […]

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Italian Architecture

David is on holiday in Italy. He has been enjoying a discovering the rich history, art and architectural masterpieces. He has been to Florence and visited the Brunelleschi’s Duomo, the medieval town of Siena which sits on 3 hills intersecting at the Piazza del Campo, in San Gimignano’s he has climbed the towers and he […]

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The new Early Childhood Centre for Shearwater, the Mullumbimby Steiner School, comprising of two Kindergartens and two Preschool buildings was completed in 2017 ready for the new school year. The site was undeveloped land adjacent to the Primary School established in 1995 with the Masterplanning by BJA. Each building includes large north facing verandahs provide […]

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BJA recently won second place in the Sustainable Housing for Life competition organised by Northern Rivers Councils and Environment groups ( The entry brief required designs to address sustainability from an ecological, social and economic perspective. Our proposal was for a modular, prefabricated system allowing for the incremental growth of the building from a simple […]

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