Australia TIDA Homes

For more than 30 years, Trends has promoted great home design ideas through its print, digital and online media.

The Trends International Design Awards – TIDAs – take that involvement to the next level with the search for the best kitchens, bathrooms and homes across a number of the countries where Trends has a presence.。。

Heavenly Hamptons

What is your idea of a perfect home and perfect setting? Maybe this Hamptons inspired luxury home overlooking the Hastings River comes close Read more

Indonesian resort style dovetails modern Australian architecture

This sumptuous merger of modern architecture and Indonesian resort living could make it hard to want to go out at all. Is this your sense of luxury – it's definitely ours. Read more

Bright and light

Smart design retains original 1940s workers cottage charm in transformation to a modern home with quirky touches Read more

Two-wing family home provides balance of family interaction and future independence as the kids get older

If you’ve got young children, don’t design your home just for the present – it should accommodate their growth and indepe... Read more

A natural presence – two-storey home mitigates size to be in keeping with single-level neighbouring residences

So you want the functionality that goes with a two storey home but not the ire of the single-storey neighbours? Thi... Read more

All points considered

Sites come in all shapes and sizes – a pretty rectangle isn't always the option. Here's how one house designer brought things together, with sweeping river views from most rooms the reward Read more

Upmarket apartment makeover connects rooms with harbour views and celebrates this through interior tones and artworks

A restrained yet exotic palette, recessive wall planes and significant artworks combine in a sumptuous int... Read more

New family home makes the most of prized views from its bayside site without compromising privacy

All main living rooms open onto large terraces, with steps down to the garden on the waterside face, while the streetside is skilf... Read more

Renovation and addition to a suburban home add contemporary living and views

A modern extension to this home offers indoor-outdoor flow and a large new open-plan living, dining and kitchen space Read more

Experiment in the craft of space and materials

How to fit a two-bedroom, two-bathroom house plus garden on a tiny site Read more

Cutting edge architectural design combines with off-grid green initiatives

Home with a wide range of active and passive sustainable measures inside and out Read more

Modern, clean-lined entertainment zone positioned at the rear of existing older home

Tweaked original plans result in a hall running right through this 1940s home, providing a glimpse of the new light-filled extension at the rear Read more