About Us

Starting in 1978, Geoff De La Rue has been operating as an Architect in Colac for 40 years, with the aim of providing good architecture for the local community, on a huge range of projects. We’ve designed houses for numerous individuals and families, we’ve helped businesses with their commercial properties and have worked on both small and large-scale industrial developments. Each time, we have built an excellent relationship with our clients, so that we understand their needs and ensure that our design meets their requirements and with each job, we’ve expanded our level of expertise.

If you’re looking for skilled architectural firm to deliver creative, vibrant, energy efficient designs that meet your brief and your site, don’t hesitate to get in contact with us. On initial contact, we’ll ask you about your plans and vision for your project, so we can start to understand what is most important to you when it comes to the design. We pay equal attention to aesthetics, functionality, sustainability and cost, so that our designs are both financially viable but also have longevity and visual appeal.

Irrewarra Sourdough Bakery


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CAH Student Accommodation


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What makes us

We have experience in Residential, Commercial, Industrial and Institutional projects, but the majority of our work is in new homes, renovations and extensions. Our architectural services include everything from basic drafting, design and documentation, to master planning and project management.

state of the art

We have well experienced 2D & 3D drafting which allow us to provide state of the art 3D renderings for projects if needed. Clients can see the design in 3D with latest technology.

Victorian Addition


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Robinson Residence


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Specialist in
Energy Efficiency

With all our residential projects we strive to exceed the mandatory ‘6 star energy rating’ required by building regulations. Energy efficiency is part of our philosophy, not just afterthought to satisfy regulations. Our aim is to create living spaces which are comfortable all year around.

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