• rammed earth home in bush setting

    Flaxton House

    Rammed Earth Construction

  • Rammed earth Ecohouse, Crystal Waters, Queensland

    Crystal Waters Eco House

    Built in 1993, this house in Crystal Waters Ecovillage, near Conondale, uses wire brushed rammed earth as the primary building material. Recycled windows and doors were sourced from salvage yards. Weatherboards and hardwood floor boards are reject-grade hardwood.

  • Woombye House, Sunshine Coast Hinterland

    This home is built on a very steep north facing hinterland block in subtropical Queensland. The multi-coloured two storey rammed earth walls form the entrance and south walls of the home. The north face is of light weight construction, with a large deck and glass doors to maximise the indoor-outdoor living opportunities.  The deck has a vergola roof, which can be opened when the owners want sunshine to enter the house, and closed when the weather is too hot or too wet.

  • Rammed earth alcoves, garden wall. Sunshine coast, Queensland.

    Mooloolah House

    Rammed Earth Construction

  • Rammed earth family home, Samford valley, Queensland

    Samford Valley House, SE Queensland

    Family home in the Samford valley, west of Brisbane.  Built in the early 1990s.

  • Rammed earth home, Buderim, Sunshine Coast, Queensland

    Buderim House

    Rammed Earth Construction

  • rammed earth curved front home

    Eudlo House

    Rammed Earth Construction

  • Rammed earth cottage, Maleny

    Maleny Cottage, Sunshine Coast, Qld

    A two bedroom cottage built for a retired couple near Maleny. The owners wanted a solar passive design with strong ecological design criteria.  The building designer, Chris Rew, designed the building well, with the owners reporting that the house works extremely well all year round.

  • Rammed earth and timber eco cottage

    Crystal Waters House

    Rammed Earth Construction

  • Doorway detail, rammed earth home

    Curramore House

    Rammed Earth Construction

  • Buderim rammed earth

    Buderim Georgian/Colonial style home

    The owner of this colonial style home wanted a rammed earth home to suit her early colonial Australian furniture. She designed the home to fit it.  The wire-brush finish to the rammed earth obscured the formwork lines. Built in 1994, it continues to look good in 2017.