Our Vision
To create the collaborative environment, and deliver the best outcomes for our clients through the process of design.

The studio of John Campbell Design has a broad range of experience in the development industry, working with national & international clients as well as local governments, charities and schools. Our projects include affordable housing, luxury homes, high-rise mixed use developments, recreational & industrial marinas, subdivisions, golf and waterfront villages.

Our Team

John Campbell Founder | Principal Architect

John is an architect and urban designer, registered in Queensland, with experience in the development industry, working with national & international clients as well as local government officials and elected representatives, charities and schools. ...

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John Campbell Founder | Principal Architect

John is an architect and urban designer, registered in Queensland, with experience in the development industry, working with national & international clients as well as local government officials and elected representatives, charities and schools. John has undergone further study including the world conference of Architecture in Turkey, urban design conferences in UK, USA, and Australia.

He was involved in the initial Green Star courses in Brisbane and has undertaken study tours of over 100 of the worlds cities, often visiting key speakers, historians and designers in those cities, in his role as research ambassador for Bond University. He was town and project architect for the UDIA state award winning Riverlinks development that delivered high quality and innovative outcomes as both freehold and narrow lot subdivision.

John’s projects include affordable housing, luxury homes, high-rise mixed use developments, recreational & industrial marina, golf and waterfront villages, regional townships in QLD, NSW & VIC.

Paul Burns Senior Urban Design I Architect

Paul Burns has won 25 architectural awards and has played a very significant role in the development history of the Gold Coast over more than two decades. A registered architect since 1984, Paul holds a Diploma in Architecture and a Masters Degree ...

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Paul Burns Senior Urban Design I Architect

Paul Burns has won 25 architectural awards and has played a very significant role in the development history of the Gold Coast over more than two decades. A registered architect since 1984, Paul holds a Diploma in Architecture and a Masters Degree in Urban Design from the Queensland University of Technology. He has worked on an extensive range of major projects of significance on the Gold Coast that have achieved widespread professional and development industry recognition. Key projects include Sanctuary Cove, The Glades, Coomera Waters, Emerald Lakes and Gold Coast City Marina.

Lazlo Bodinszky Senior Architectural Technician

Lazlo has 37 years experience in the profession. With his innate architectural sensitivity, excellent structural knowledge,and skills in design development, detailing and consultant co-ordination, he has a thorough understanding of the residential ...

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Lazlo Bodinszky Senior Architectural Technician

Lazlo has 37 years experience in the profession. With his innate architectural sensitivity, excellent structural knowledge,and skills in design development, detailing and consultant co-ordination, he has a thorough understanding of the residential design and construction industry. Lazlo’s ability to achieve the most efficient, cost effective product while maintaining the design intent is renown. His skills have been honed on Major Civic Projects that include the redevelopment of the heritage listed Old Swan Brewery Perth and Darwin High School. Gymnasium, Federal Parliament House competition shortlist, Australian National Gallery Canberra (the Institute’s Gold Medal being awarded to its designer Colin Madigan) and Westmead Hospital for the NSW Dept. of Public Works.

Jai O'Sullivan Special Projects

Jai has been employed in the industry since 2002. He has worked extensively in QLD and on international projects in Japan and Indonesia. He gained project experience through the building education revolution scheme including multimedia centres, performing ...

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Jai O'Sullivan Special Projects

Jai has been employed in the industry since 2002. He has worked extensively in QLD and on international projects in Japan and Indonesia. He gained project experience through the building education revolution scheme including multimedia centres, performing arts centres, halls, early learning facilities, and libraries. Jai also has experience in aquatic centres, multi-residential and high rise developments.

Ana Brandt Design Assessments

Ana graduated from a degree in Architecture and Urban Planning in 2004 in Brazil with 2 years additional study in Civil Engineering in Brazil. Excelling in residential and commercial, renovations, interior design and project management. Ana works on ...

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Ana Brandt Design Assessments

Ana graduated from a degree in Architecture and Urban Planning in 2004 in Brazil with 2 years additional study in Civil Engineering in Brazil. Excelling in residential and commercial, renovations, interior design and project management. Ana works on Design Assessments.

How We Work

Our Process
Detailed Site Analysis
Every project starts with the site, how it is serviced, its context and its immediate surrounds.
Understanding of Brief
Whether a brief exists or doesn't, initial sketches provide confirmation of understanding or become the projects brief.
Concept Design
Establishing how we plan on solving the design problem through a series of methods.
Design Development
Refining and defining the important aspects and elements of the project.
Approvals & Tendering
Guiding you step by step through the submission of council approvals and tender proposals from contractors to establish the projects cost.
During Construction
Ensuring projects come within time constraints and under budget.
Finishing Touches
Maintaining the design aesthetic is present throughout the interior and exterior form.

We can help you with

Urban Design
Residential
Commercial