Grand Designs Australia

Episode Guide

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Brookfield Spotted Gum

Series 5 · Episode 8

The brief to their architect was simple. A home that not only makes the very best of its location, but is truly unique. In short, as different as possible from the traditional ranch style and Queenslander neighbours.

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    19 November: 8:30pm on Lifestyle
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    20 November: 2:10am on Lifestyle
Articles (4)

North Bondi Urban Cliff, NSW

Series 7 · Episode 1

Brendan and Penelope have dreams of a multi-tiered, multi-million dollar home, complete with infinity pool on the side of a cliff in Bondi. But when they constantly change plans mid build, will it ever be finished?

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    23 November: 4:25pm on Lifestyle
Articles (2)

Barossa Valley Glass House

Series 3 · Episode 7

James & Helen plan to capture breathtaking Barossa views in their elegant new home. 60 metres long, 1 room wide and virtually all glass, it looks straightforward on paper. The complicated part is building it.

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    23 November: 7:30pm on Lifestyle
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    24 November: 10:55am on Lifestyle
Videos (4)
Galleries (2)
Articles (2)

Pipers Creek Strawbale House

Series 5 · Episode 9

Like many people, Dean and Sherril Lamb yearn for a simpler existence, for them and their three children. But unlike most people, they’re actually going to try and make it happen. They’ve sold their successful fruit shop and home in Warragul and bought 40acres in Pipers Creek in country Victoria ….all in the pursuit of total self sufficiency.

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    26 November: 8:30pm on Lifestyle
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    27 November: 2:10am on Lifestyle
Articles (4)

Maianbar Cross Laminated Timber, NSW

Series 7 · Episode 2

Sydney couple Phil and Ariana want an adventurous house, something cutting edge that hasn't been done before. This special house will cantilever out from their block and overlook the water at Maianbar.

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    30 November: 4:25pm on Lifestyle
Articles (2)

Ocean View House

Series 3 · Episode 8

There's nothing flimsy about Brunella & Carlo's contemporary home in QLD's Ocean View. It's 'semi brutalist' architecture designed to last and driven by Brunella's passion for concrete.

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    30 November: 7:30pm on Lifestyle
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    1 December: 10:50am on Lifestyle
Videos (3)
Galleries (2)
Articles (2)

Faraday Aussie Bush House

Series 5 · Episode 10

Before Matt McClelland’s wife Anne died six years ago, they’d been looking for a rural property to build on - a place to call home for them and for their four adult children to come to visit. So when Matt stumbled across 40 acres in central Victoria with spectacular views to Mt Alexander’s granite hill side, he knew he’d found the spot.

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    3 December: 8:30pm on Lifestyle
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    4 December: 2:00am on Lifestyle
Articles (4)

Verrierdale Tent House, QLD

Series 7 · Episode 3

Inland from Noosa in a lush tropical landscape sits Nick and Nicole's sail house. They have a daring design which they hope will look like a yacht moored on dry land and provide them with a true adventure in paradise.

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    7 December: 3:25pm on Lifestyle
Articles (2)

Inverloch Sand Dune House

Series 4 · Episode 1

After eight years of planning, Melbourne couple Glenn and Kate Morris are finally making a start on their striking, sustainable ‘sand dune’ house near Inverloch on Victoria’s Gippsland coastline.

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    10 December: 8:30pm on Lifestyle
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    11 December: 2:00am on Lifestyle
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    22 December: 10:55am on Lifestyle
Videos (4)
Galleries (1)
Articles (4)

Hillbank Medieval, Sa

Series 7 · Episode 4

Anglican Reverends Neil and Ruth have long harboured a desire to build their own home in the style of a Tudor farm house featuring timber boards and a church-like interior of hand-crafted exposed structural beams.

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    14 December: 3:25pm on Lifestyle
Articles (1)

South Melbourne Brick House

Series 4 · Episode 2

Greg, a former bricklayer is passionate about two things – his family (partner Emma & their 4 yr old son Archie), and...bricks.

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    17 December: 8:30pm on Lifestyle
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    18 December: 2:00am on Lifestyle
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    29 December: 11:15am on Lifestyle
Videos (4)
Galleries (1)
Articles (4)

Ocean Shores Chipboard, NSW

Series 7 · Episode 5

GP Zewlan and her electrician husband Tom, want an architect designed home in a great location on shoestring budget. Working within a tenuous loan framework, what they create is inspiring.

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    21 December: 3:25pm on Lifestyle
Articles (2)

Torrens Park Modern Mansion

Series 4 · Episode 3

Hoteliers Richard and Denise have knocked down the family home in the Adelaide Hills and are re-building an even bigger version, despite the fact their kids are grown.

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    24 December: 8:30pm on Lifestyle
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    25 December: 2:00am on Lifestyle
Videos (4)
Galleries (1)
Articles (3)

Kensington Curvy, Vic

Series 7 · Episode 6

Architect Tim Hill has made his name designing small, radically shaped, timber houses. Now it's time for Tim's family to up-size to a new house that will be curvaceously shaped like a foot.

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    28 December: 3:25pm on Lifestyle
Articles (2)

Hornsby Heights Adobe

Series 4 · Episode 4

Ardent collectors Kerry and Judy have a passion for Sante-fe style, mud houses even though they live on a sloping bush block on Sydney’s north shore.

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    31 December: 8:30pm on Lifestyle
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    1 January: 2:00am on Lifestyle
Videos (4)
Galleries (1)
Articles (4)