Dock4 Archives | Huon Road House

Working with a very steep site, Dock4 designed a new home for a family in South Hobart! Materiality, height and position of the building was largely influenced by restrictive covenants and easements. The resulting building prioritises expansive views over Hobart, and...

Apollo Bay Shack | progress

Here's a sneak peak of a project at Apollo Bay that is very close to completion. The sharp angles create a dynamic form that is softened by Tasmanian Oak at the entry threshold. More to come. #dock4residential #shack #australianarchitecture #brunyisland #apollobay...

Dock4 Melbourne has moved home!

We have been welcomed by a great community of progressive thinkers and social change makers here at Progress Central, Level 3, 673 Bourke Street. Feel free to drop by and pay us a visit! #architecture #melbourne

Interior Design | Urban Greek Restaurant

#UrbanGreek is a bustling hospitality venue in #Hobart CBD. Dock4 interior designed the existing large open warehouse space and converted it into the Greek style restaurant, with modern inspiration! By incorporating rich and reflective materials, such as pressed...

Dock4 Archives | Maxwell Sutherland Sports Pavilion

Dock4 took on the challenge to design a new soccer and cricket pavilion to replace the dated and tired, but highly-valued, existing 1970's pavilion on the Fairfield site. Working with the community and club members, the new building is now well utilised by players,...

Dock4 Archives | Letitia Street Townhouses

Volumes, solids and voids – precast concrete structural panels with alternating glazing infill were used to create the sculpted interior! Double height volumes give an open and spacious feel to the otherwise narrow site. Double height glazing extends the eye upwards...

The Westend Pumphouse | commercial fitout

Lets look back and appreciate a Dock4 hospitality project… #TheWestendPumphouse has remained a buzzing venue since Dock4’s fit out in 2012! Exposed structure, industrial lighting and hard-wearing materials reference back to the site’s past as a mechanic’s workshop....

Dodges Ferry House

Peering over the dunes - Dodges Ferry House frames the spectacular ocean views on a stormy day! The harsh conditions of the site have been a challenge for this particular project. The combination of high winds, heavy rain and eroding sand has been a test...

Fitzroy Pool | architectural insertion

This architectural insertion contrasts colour and texture at the Fitzroy Pool! A combination of existing brickwork, new coloured fibre cement panels and exposed services. Dare to be bold! Thanks to Tom Roe Photography...

Richmond Recreation Centre fitout

Dock4 is proud to have redesigned a new entrance for Melbourne’s oldest 50m indoor pool!! Richmond Recreation Centre now has a new spacious, inviting + bright entrance foyer! Nice one!

Bruny Island Shack | update

Defining interior space with sharp angles, our @BrunyIsland build is taking some shape! Views are controlled along the entry corridor, until all is revealed… More to come. #aspectbuildingsolutions #shack #australianarchitecture #landscape...

LUMA Woodfired Pizza

Our most recent hospitality project LUMA Woodfired Pizza Cambridge Park is in the heart of a large retail outlet on the out skirts of Hobart, this small commercial space was converted to a specialty restaurant and bar.The sharply raking ceiling wood fire oven and...

ehabitat website launched

Dock4 is very proud to announce the launch of our sister company ehabitat's new website. Modular spaces for living and working: visit www.ehabitat.com.au to get an idea of the limitless range of configurations on offer. Unlike other modular systems, ehabitat is based...

New partnership with ehabitat modular spaces.

A recent Dock4 meeting at the Vineyard House (refer Chatto Wines, Isle Vineyard), an eHabitat modular home designed & developed by Dock4 director Giles Newstead. Despite the exposed site buffeted by south-westerlies straight off the Southern Ocean the house is...

Dock4 Published In Architecture Australia Magazine

The Clarence High School Sports Pavilion has been published in the latest Architecture Australia Magazine "Pavilion Architecture from The Ephemeral to the Perennial". Big thanks to Paddy Dorney for the words. You can check out some pictures of the project...

Frankston Arts Centre “Bonfire”

We are currently doing work at Frankston Arts Centre. New Bars, Commercial Kitchens and Pop up Cafes. We are pleased to see the announcement of Dock4 Architects' concept for the Large Public Artwork "Bonfire". Check it out here:

Michael Travalia joins the D4 team

We are really excited to announce that Dock4 Architects has teamed up with Michael Travalia to boost our core service offer. Now, as well as our excellent architectural services, we can offer stronger branded solutions - combined with interior design, space and object...

Fitzroy Swimming Pool

Currently working on concepts for the renovation & upgrade of Fitzroy Swimming Pool changerooms -a much-cherished and historic open-air pool in inner-city Melbourne...a technically and culturally-exacting project (& fun!)

The Pool House

Concepts completed on the 'pool house'. It combines a billiard room, pool entertaining area and guest accommodation all rolled into one.

Richmond House Concept Plans

The concept plans for our latest residential commission are coming along well.  Barn in style, on a rural lot, it's designed around a central outdoor deck and stunning 180 degree views.