• Towill Design
  • About Towill Design

We are an architecture practice passionate about creating spaces that transform the experience of learning and living.

About Towill Design
  • "Rachel has an acute understanding of her clients, providing both sustainable designs and financially practicable solutions."

    Eric Beedle
    Senior Project Manager
    Lambert & Rehbein

  • "Towill Design provides an innovative, fresh approach to design, with a personalised service."

    Russel Jones
    Hydraulic Services Pty Ltd

  • "If you are looking for a solution that meets your needs, is environmentally sustainable, financially affordable and will be something you will be proud to showcase then I would highly recommend Towill Design."

    Paul Browning
    Headmaster
    St Paul’s School, Queensland

  • "Rachel and her team are thoroughly professional and imaginative in their design work, and managed the delivery of the project extremely well."

    Stephen Tyrrell
    Business Manager
    Caboolture Montessori School, Queensland

  • "Rachel designed a two storey learning space for us. Her solutions to issues around space restrictions, environmental sustainability, efficacy and beauty resulted in one amazing building."

    Yvonne Rinaldi
    Principal
    Caboolture Montessori School

  • "Rachel took the time to hear from all the stakeholders in the project, including the students. This meant the final design reflected what we all felt was important about learning spaces."

    Stephen Tyrrell
    Business Manager
    Caboolture Montessori School, Queensland

  • "Rachel puts the client first, is a strong project manager and has delivered all our projects on time and on budget."

    Paul Browning
    Headmaster
    St Paul’s School, Queensland

About Towill Design

About Us

At Towill Design we are highly experienced in education design.

Our dedicated team apply their passion and creative expertise to all our projects including residential, commercial, health, aged care and senior living communities.

We thrive on collaboration and the open exchange of ideas.

From the start of every project we facilitate workshops with all stakeholders and carefully manage your design experience from consultation through to construction.

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We integrate sustainable design principles with the selection of non-toxic building materials and processes.

Our commitment at Towill Design is to create healthy architecture that inspires a passion for learning and a joy for living at any age.

Our People

Rachel Towill

Rachel established Towill Design Group in 2008, quickly becoming recognised for her expertise in education design and masterplanning. Rachel inspires her dedicated team to apply their passion and creativity to all projects including residential, commercial, health, aged care and senior living.

Rachel is highly practiced at managing the inter-relationships between her client, stakeholders, facility management and procurement personnel. She is attuned to the detail of every project and takes a hands-on approach to managing the design experience for her clients from consultation to construction.
Rachel is committed to transforming the experience of living and learning. Her integration of sustainable, healing design principles, with the selection of non-toxic building materials and processes, sets Towill Design apart from other architecture firms.

Telephone

+61 417 479 667

Email

rachel@towilldesigngroup.com

Amy Hennessy

Amy brings more than 13 years’ experience and a diverse set of skills to Towill Design. Amy has worked on education and healthcare projects, high-end coastal residences and refurbishments.

Amy is an agile, creative architect. As a strong communicator, she finds joy in complex projects that require thoughtful discussion with her clients to understand and realise their vision. And when she is thrown a curve ball, Amy collaborates with her team to find a solution.

Amy weaves her commitment to sustainable design principles seamlessly through her practice. She believes that less is more and a soul-enriching space is not always elaborate, but is always clever.

Telephone

+61 7 3852 3013

Email

amy@towilldesigngroup.com

Samuel Brick

Samuel has a long association with Towill Design and brings his comprehensive skills and design confidence to the Towill Design team.

Highly experienced in large projects such as the Gold Coast Airport expansion and the Waltzing Matilda Centre, Samuel works confidently across a wide variety of sectors and embraces the challenges and complexities of projects of all sizes.

Samuel is highly practiced in managing consultants, service coordination, documentation and masterplanning. His passion for architecture that has a positive impact on the end user and delivers the desired outcome for his client, drives the success of his projects.

Telephone

+61 7 3852 3013

Email

sam@towilldesigngroup.com

Rachael Hemmings

Rachael graduated from the University of Technology Sydney with First Class Honours in 2008. With over 10 years experience in the industry, Rachael has recently moved from Sydney to sunny Brisbane, joining Towill Design Group in 2018.

Her personable nature and positive energy creates thriving relationships with stakeholders. A keen interest in planning ensures opportunities are considered and captured at early stages of projects.

Telephone

+61 7 3852 3013

Email

Rachael@towilldesigngroup.com

Hugo Riveros

Hugo Riveros has a career in the architectural industry spanning more than twenty years. During this time, Hugo has gained a wealth of experience in areas including; residential, commercial, industrial, retail, defence, health, education and interior design sectors on projects up to one billion dollars.

An early adopter of the BIM movement, Hugo was recently appointed as the Registered Graphisoft Consultant for the Queensland region where he regularly conducts ArchiCAD and ArtLantis training.

Telephone

+61 7 3852 3013

Email

hugo@towilldesigngroup.com

Cecilia Baker

Cecilia has experience in education design, masterplaning, multi-residential and private residential architecture and a particular interest in urban design and heritage and adaptive-reuse projects.

Cecilia enjoys engaging with clients and interpreting their needs through well considered and sustainable design.

Cecilia recognises the potential for architecture to change people’s lives. How people use a space and the impact architecture can have on learning outcomes and daily life, inspires and motivates Cecilia, making her the perfect fit for Towill Design.

Telephone

+61 7 3852 3013

Email

cecilia@towilldesigngroup.com

Chloe Edwards

Chloe graduated from Queensland University of Technology in 2016 with a Masters in Architecture. She recently furthered her education by successfully undertaking the registration process.

Throughout her career, Chloe has gained experience working independently
on smaller projects as well as being part of a team on more complex projects. She’s confident communicating with clients and builders and has proven abilities to work well as part of a team and manage consultants.

Telephone

+61 7 3852 3013

Email

chloe@towilldesigngroup.com

Emily Bell

Emily commenced her architectural career with Towill Design two years ago, whilst completing her studies in Architectural Design at the University of Queensland.

In her role as Architectural Technician, she has gained experience in an a wide range of processes including master plans and feasibility studies, design development,project documentation and post occupancy evaluations.

As a student herself, Emily appreciates the importance of student and educator input in learning environment design. This aspect of client and user engagement throughout the entirety of the design process is what sets Towill Design apart, and is something Emily wishes to build upon throughout the remainder her career.

Telephone

+61 7 3852 3013

Email

emily@towilldesigngroup.com
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Dylan Thompson

Dylan joined Towill Design Group whilst completing a Bachelor of Architectural Design at the University of Queensland.

Having worked in the industry for over a year, Dylan has developed his design, documentation and communication skills through working on a wide range of public and private education projects.

Telephone

+61 7 3852 3013

Email

dylan@towilldesigngroup.com

Roma Gabrang

Roma has been a member of Towill Design for over six months, joining the team after completing a Bachelor of Architectural Design at the University of Queensland.

Roma has gained valuable experience in the Master Planning, having assisted in over 8 campus Master Plans throughout her time with Towill Design.

Telephone

+61 7 3852 3013

Email

roma@towilldesigngroup.com