Living Smart

The 2013 Winners Circle


2013 Winners Announced!


Congratulations to all nominees and winners in the 2013 Living Smart Glossies Awards!


Affordable Living

Winner: Halcyon Landing – Over 50’s Lifestyle Resort 

Edible Landscape (Residential)

Winner: Tim Lang – Dinner Garden 

Edible Landscape (Professional)

Winner: Kin Kin Primary School – Kitchen Garden  

Excellence in Sustainable Building and Design (Professional >$550K)

Winner: Archicology – Sunshine Coast Airport Administration Building
Winner: WD Architects – Shlegeris Residence 

Excellence in Sustainable Building and Design (Owner/Builder)

Winner: The ROCKCOTE Earthen Home – Cameron Family 

Excellence in Sustainable Building and Design (Professional <$550K)

Winner: WD Architects – Obi Obi House 

Living Smart Solutions (Business)

Winner: Intelligent Automation – G-Switch  

Unitywater Creekside Greening

Winner: Sunshine Beach Bushland Care – Seaview Rehabilitation

Hall of Fame

Winner: Susie Chapman
Winner: Professor Ian Lowe

Golden Glossy

Winner: WD Architects

Highly Commended

  • Global Boss International – Centre for Growing Sustainability
  • Wasabi Restaurant & Bar
  • Noosa Civic Shopping Centre
  • Sustainable Parenting Association – Modern Cloth Nappy Library


  • Stockland – Bower @ Bells Reach
  • Churches of Christ Queensland - Coogera Apartments 
  • WD Architects – Dowling Residence
  • Chankar Environmental Pty Ltd - Advanced Enviro-Septic
  • Building Solutions Pty Ltd (Ritek®) - Ritek XL Thermal Wall System
  • Allen and Jo Ferris - Family Garden
  • Maroochy River Resort and Bungalows - Edible Gardens
  • Maleny Film Cooperative
  • Currimundi Catchment Care Group – Coir Log Erosion Project
  • Petrie Creek Catchment Care Group – Namba Creek Project