Mary, Mother of Mercy Church

Burleigh Waters, Queensland, Australia

The Burleigh Heads Catholic Parish commissioned the design and construction of a new parish on a hillside location at Burleigh Heads.

Architectural render of Mary, Mother of Mercy Church
Mary, Mother of Mercy Church

The Burleigh Heads Catholic Parish commissioned the design and construction of a new parish on a hillside location at Burleigh Heads.

Prominent Architect – Peddle Thorpe delivered Architectural design for this distinctive building and Citicene were engaged for Landscape Architectural services from concept through to completion. 

This project required detailed services from a number of specialists related to Landscape including Arborist services and Ecology services. Citicene, coordinated engagement of specialists to work as part of the design team to deliver satisfactory outcomes for all stakeholders including the local authority – Gold Coast City Council. 

Mary, Mother of Mercy Church Landscape Concept Plan
Mary, Mother of Mercy Church Landscape Concept Plan

The landscape architectural design enhances the site, integrates the new buildings with the surrounding context, and contributes to user amenity. 

Specific landscape architectural services included schematic design as well as contract documentation for ‘hard’ and ‘soft’ landscape works across the site.

Mary, Mother of Mercy Church Landscape Site Sections

In addition to this Citicene delivered landscape approvals through Gold Coast City Council and supervised landscape construction throughout the construction period. 

Citicene also negotiated approvals for tree works with the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection to address New Legislative Framework with regard to vegetation on the Gold Coast. 

Mary, Mother of Mercy Church Construction
Mary, Mother of Mercy Church Construction
Mary, Mother of Mercy Church