We work to create great places.
Planisphere places strong emphasis on communication at every stage of a project, with the aim of delivering community acceptance and ownership.
We apply comprehensive, top quality communication skills to each project, and integrate written and verbal presentation, facilitation, visual representations and graphic design into a complete communication package.
Planisphere aims to produce strategies that are precise, expressive, clearly understandable and demonstrate a thorough understanding of political and legislative context.
Our team has a proven capability in the art of policy writing, particularly design related policy, and is regularly called upon to work with State and Local government in developing policy directions and implementation strategies.
Planisphere offers authoritative advice on the best implementation options and planning scheme tools, based on years of working in the government sector and with various planning systems.
We are able to use our extensive knowledge and experience to shape planning processes that anticipate the most effective use of implementation tools.
The Planisphere team's combined skills provide unparalleled strategic thinking and process design; written, verbal and graphic communication; understanding of government and community and focus on practical implementation. We apply these skills to the full range of strategic and statutory planning and urban design services we offer.
We are committed to; responsiveness to client needs, creativity, innovation and ideas, enthusiasm and pride in our work, teamwork and collaborative processes.
A collaborative work environment
The Planisphere team works in a collaborative, studio-style environment that ensures clients benefit from the experience and judgement of the entire team. There are clear lines of responsibility and communication on every project, and we strive to offer friendly, prompt and personal service.
We have a notable track record in integrating multiple disciplines and perspectives, and regularly assemble teams of related professionals for larger projects requiring other specialist expertise.
Planisphere team members have won over two dozen professional planning awards, including three times winning national Planning Institute of Australia Awards for Excellence.