About Us

Introducing LANDPLAN

LANDPLAN is a specialist Landscape Architectural consultancy achieving excellence in Landscape Architectural Design, Master planning and Visual Impact Assessment.Combining experience, creativity, innovation and a proven track record, we offer clients a personalised, fresh and vibrant approach to Landscape Architecture, combined with the commercial know-how that accompanies years of experience within the industry.

LANDPLAN  owned and operated by Simon Mahar, backed by over 15 years industry experience locally and throughout North Queensland. Simon leads and collaborates on projects from the initial brief and broad scale planning, through to detailed design, documentation and administration.
Simon’s experience includes working in remote communities throughout Cape York and the Torres Strait and has worked extensively on projects from streetscape, open space planning and urban design to project managing large commercial landscape projects for the private sector such as parklands, and residential estates.

LANDPLAN philosophy

Our philosophy is to approach every project individually and to develop innovative and thoughtful design concepts and solutions which utilise, respond to and promote a site’s natural character and assets.  We utilise an integrated approach to design and enjoy working with multidisciplinary teams which are focussed on producing contemporary, exciting and sustainable design solutions which respond to our clients’ needs.

Innovative, thoughtful, integrated and viable design.

Simon Mahar


Our team of passionate and committed professionals are dedicated to strengthening and building client relationships by providing a high quality, personalised service. LANDPLAN staff possess a broad range of Landscape Architectural skills and experience. Project teams are committed to projects from inception through to delivery, taking a total project view and specialising in:

  • Innovative, creative design concepts & solutions
  • Consultation processes which provide outcomes that are embraced by all stakeholders
  • Project management to ensure clients are well-informed; and deadlines and commitments are met
  • Meticulous documentation to ensure the designs are achieved within budgetary constraints
  • High quality graphic presentation which ensures that the proposals are communicated to and understood by stakeholders

Personalised service from passionate and committed professionals.