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The Stringybark Residence

November 5, 2019

The Stringybark Residence is now complete!

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Nicholas Drive House

October 31, 2019

The exterior is starting to take shape at the Nicholas Drive House.

Watch this space!

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Under Construction

October 30, 2019

The Nicholas Drive House is another residential project currently under construction.
We’re looking forward to watching this one come together!

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Top level now complete

October 28, 2019

The top level has now been completed on our Hotel in Elizabeth Street, making it the tallest commercial building in the Hobart CBD.


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Coming soon…

October 22, 2019

Behind the scenes at the Stringybark Residence yesterday!

Photography by Adam Gibson
Furniture by Simon Ancher Studio

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Project Update!

October 16, 2019

Bay Vue Apartments, Sandy Bay.

Recently completed, The Bay Vue Apartment development in suburban Hobart comprises 14 apartments of varying size and orientation. The low-lying site fronts a major arterial road, and offers beautiful views of the River Derwent and kunanyi/Mt Wellington.

Our aim was to maximise the number of apartments on the site without compromising the amenity of adjacent residences. The wings of the complex radiate from a central core on the southern boundary to bathe the apartments with light, capture the views and maintain privacy between apartments. The stepped form of the new structure respects the scale of adjacent buildings and ensures that sunlight is not obstructed which gives each wing a unique character.

We selected materials that combine robustness and warmth, and bring a playfulness to the site. The irregular window placement continues this theme, with screens helping to soften the elevations and mitigate overlooking where required.

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Photography by Adam Gibson.

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New Town Apartments

October 8, 2019

Now completed, the New Town Road Apartments feature 16 new apartments offering three-bedroom, three-bathroom or two-bedroom, two-bathroom configurations.

The apartments stretch across three levels, with a garage on the ground floor, living and sleeping areas on the first floor, and two more bedrooms on the top floor.

The living spaces are light-filled with large floor-to-ceiling windows and a void that stretches up and around to the top floor.

Photography by Open2View

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Official Opening

October 1, 2019

The official opening of The Salvation Army – Glenorchy core was held on Sunday with a fantastic turn out!

JAWS Architects were engaged by The Salvation Army to convert the existing building into a new community facility. The aim was to develop an inviting, multi-use facility that delivers hope and makes a real difference in the lives of the people within the community.

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JAWS Interiors

September 27, 2019


Meet the past & present Interior Designers of JAWS Interiors!

JAWS designers from the past 17 years all came together in June to celebrate the career of David Button.


Photography by Rosie Hastie

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