Landscape Planner, Principal
Tel: +64 9 358 8640
Masters of Landscape Architecture(1st Class Hons) Lincoln University, Christchurch
BA Criminology 2:1 (Hons) Nottingham Trent University, UK
NZ Institute of Landscape Architects
Resource Management Law Association
Urban Design Forum
Landscape Institute (UK)
Specialising as a Landscape Planner, Julia focuses on landscape, natural character and visual effects assessments. She has produced evaluations and undertaken peer reviews for projects ranging in scale from single sites up to nationwide initiatives. Working within the framework of the RMA and best practice, Julia has collaborated on an assortment of project types including subdivisions, motorways, marine farms, marina extensions, industrial developments and utilities infrastructure.
Julia has a track record of successfully giving expert witness evidence and advice in relation to landscape and visual matters at Council Design Review hearings; drawing from her learnings acquired through the Ministry for the Environment’s accreditation course for hearing commissioners.
In her spare time Julia serves as board member and Vice President for New Zealand Institute of Landscape Architects where she oversees the National Awards programme and advocates for the industry members. Julia is also on the Auckland branch of the RMLA.