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Robert McIlroy

Senior Landscape Architect / Associate Partner

Curriculum Vitae

Robert is a Senior Landscape Architect / Associate Partner at Saunders Havill Group and a Registered Landscape Architect with the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) with over 10 years of experience. He is also a registered member of the Australian Institute of Landscape Designers and Managers (AILDM), and an accredited EnviroDevelopment Professional with the Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA). In 2019, Robert was appointed to the National Membership Committee for AILA currently tasked with reviewing landscape architecture candidates and growth of the Institute into the future.

His expertise has been utilised in a wide range of developments including open space master planning, open space design, coastal and urban high rise developments, aged care facilities, residential subdivisions, commercial/industrial developments and rehabilitation and vegetation management. This expertise has seen him win national accolades including Best Commercial Open Space (Parks) and Best Landscape Management (Rehabilitation) at the AILDM National Awards.

Robert holds a distinct level of detail, knowledge and commitment for each project and has aided the Saunders Havill Group team and clients in a variety of challenges and roles. His ability to effectively communicate ideas and coordinate with clients, consultants, contractors and government bodies alike has enabled him to build a strong reputation within the industry.

Robert's latest endeavours has allowed him to develop broad scale skillsets and knowledge in strategic and open space planning within Priority Development Areas and master planned estates, adding to his existing extensive residential subdivision, aged care and high rise experience.

Qualifications

  • Registered EnviroDevelopment Professional, Urban Development Institute of Australia Queensland, #EDMEM (2018)
  • Registered Member, Australian Institute of Landscape Designers & Managers Limited, #1488 (2018)
  • Registered Landscape Architect, Australian Institute Of Landscape Architects Limited (2013)
  • Graduate Diploma in Landscape Architecture, Queensland University of Technology (2009)
  • Bachelor of Built Environment (Landscape Architecture), Queensland University of Technology (2008)

Memberships

  • Member, Australian Institute of Landscape Designers & Managers Limited, #1488 (2018)
  • Member, Australian Institute Of Landscape Architects Limited, #001899 (2013)