Fresh faced at 50

A facelift for a weary Beachcomber in leafy South Turramurra. If you couldn’t discern the original bones, this one might have you fooled!

Swinging Safari

The story of Beachcomber’s concrete cousin. More substantial in places where it mattered, but not as many were built.

Birth of a Beachcomber

Image courtesy Ruby Matthews & the Powerhouse Museum

Early days in the life of a Beachcomber, Mark II.

Out of the box

T70 Kit Home

Discover the T70 Kit Home. Beachcomber-ish in overall look, with subtle differences including an upstairs laundry!

Bauhaus birthday cake

Nino’s wife Vera, cake-itect extraordinaire, delighted everyone at the second annual Beachcomber BBQ with both the form and function of her concealed chocolate, almond and hazelnut torte.

Family Flexible

A well loved family home that has adapted with the times, yet still exudes the Beachcomber vibe.

Kissing cousins

Kind of Beachcombers but not quite. Can you tell the difference?

Mark II deck railing

Free section of timber deck railing for a Mark II.

Houses off the hook

A new book, Designer Suburbs – Architects and Affordable Houses in Australia, explores the development of project homes since 1900.

Australian Country Beachcomber

Nine pages of colourful retro delight, profiling Billy and Sarah’s Blue Mountains hideaway.