We are a Ballarat based Building Design practice offering professional design documentation and advice on planning and building requirements. We have over 18 years of experience in the Building Design industry and a previous 6 years in the Construction industry, it is our intent goal to offer high quality plans that can be fully personalised to suit your needs.

official members of:

Design Matters Building Design Member - residential & commercial architecture ballarat
Victorian Building Authority Member - residential & commercial architecture ballarat

the team

Ryan Boyes

Ryan started out as a qualified Plumber and it was at this time he developed a great understanding of construction techniques. His passion grew and he became a qualified Building Designer. Ryan’s commitment and experience to design is represented in each and everyone of his projects.

Hannah Baker
Building Designer

Hannah has an Advanced Diploma in Building Design and brings to the team a youthful perspective. Before commencing with us at Zarif Design Group, Hannah was a labourer for both a carpenter and an electrician, getting hands on experience in the building and construction process. Hannah also has a Diploma of Interior Design to add to her knowledge.

Ben Trew
Building Designer

Ben started his working career in England playing cricket. He has since come home, working as an Optical Technician while completing the Advanced Diploma in Building Design. His trips abroad have shown him the vastness of design and given him some fresh ideas to bring to the team at Zarif Design Group.

Jason Cunningham
Building Designer

After travelling the globe, Jason completed his Advanced Diploma of Building Design at RMIT with exceptional achievements. He is very interested in designing for sustainability and his knowledge and understanding of 3D software gained from University, allows us all as a team to broaden our services and individual skills.

Nathan Adams
Building Designer

Nathan is in his final year of study of an Advanced Diploma in Building Design. Prior to studying building design Nathan worked in the manufacturing industry as a welder/fabricator. Nathans experience with solving engineering problems, manufacturing processes and on-site installation has set him up well for a transition to building design. Nathan is looking forward to learning more about building systems and the background inputs that go into designing beautiful homes and buildings.

the team

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