Simon was the lead consultant on this award winning project. The project was completed during Simon’s time with RPS.

It received the Tourism Landscape Architecture Award at the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects’ Queensland Landscape Architecture Awards in 2016.

“The result of dynamic engagement and collaboration with clients, communities and cultures, and between the public and private sectors, this year’s submissions illustrate the critical role of landscape planning and design as catalysts for expressing community identity, sense of place, and for energising local economies,”commented the expert jury.

Victoria Esplanade Beautification Project, Thursday Island.