Farrer, ACT

The all new Farrer Village by Goodwin, is a refurbishment of the existing retirement village featuring 169 independent living apartments and a hub of local services and conveniences. Goodwin are renowed for their strong emphasis on landscape design for their developments and the landscape design included site-wide gardens, communal areas, activites areas, play areas and kitchen gardens.


dsb also designed several 'high-care' courtyards including a 'dementia courtyard' that required a landscape design that adheres to the standards for high-care courtyards through consideration of plants, colours, pavements, sounds, and sculptural elements in the landscape that promote positive engagement and mental health.


Concept Design

Vegetation Assessment

Development Application /Town Planning

Detail Design

Construction Supervision


AMC Architecture

(02) 6285 1955          

[email protected]


Canberra (Main Office)

Suite 3, 14 Hannah Place Deakin, ACT 2600


173 City Road Southbank, VIC 3006


dsb Landscape Architects / Ochre Landscape Architects

Suite 1, Ground Floor, Enterprise 1

Innovation Campus, Squires Way

North Wollongong NSW 2500

(02) 4258 3511

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