• Mooroopna Kinder Opens It’s (New) Doors

    04 July 2018

    Hayball’s latest pro-bono design project, The Mooroopna Kindergarten for Save The Children, officially opened last month complete with an inspiring smoking ceremony. This important project satisfies the dual ambitions of significantly improving the provision…

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  • Educator for an Hour: Why Hayball is sending architects back to school

    07 March 2018

    While educators understand basic design principles, many architects are unaware of the fundamentals of learning. Creating world-class education environments requires an in-depth understanding of how they work – something not always prioritised in the…

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  • Revolutionising education design: In praise of prefab

    06 March 2018

    Prefabrication in the education sector isn’t limited to portable classrooms. By designing and constructing entire building elements offsite, Hayball is producing high-quality education facilities across Australia with lightning-fast installation, minimal disruption to students and…

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  • Designing for serious play

    21 December 2017

    According to the latest research, play is vital for everyone’s well being and a proven means of boosting creativity and productivity in adults. Its value in early childhood and primary schools is well documented, and more workplaces now…

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  • Modest project making a big impact, Dandenong South Primary School

    09 November 2017

    Dandenong South Primary School Junior Centre is a modest project making a big impact, winning Best Primary School Project at the 2017 Victorian School Design Awards last night. It is the project’s third award…

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  • Learning Project Shines on World Stage

    30 October 2017

    Hayball’s innovative prototyping project for Caulfield Grammar School, The Learning Project, has won the internationally renowned James D. MacConnell Award. Regarded by the Association for Learning Environments (A4LE) as its most prestigious education design award (dubbed…

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  • Reshaping tertiary building projects with a game changing delivery model

    20 September 2017

    The rapidly changing nature of learning environments compels the higher education sector to deliver building projects in shorter time frames, on-time, and to a high level of quality. How can we develop a highly…

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  • Brisbane studio welcomes Liza Ringdahl

    15 August 2017

    Hayball is delighted to welcome architect Liza Ringdahl to our Brisbane studio, where she has been appointed Senior Education Leader. Working with Studio Director David Jessup, Liza brings invaluable depth of knowledge in the intersection of education…

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  • Learning Project a finalist in the ‘Oscars’ of education design

    07 August 2017

    Hayball’s innovative prototyping project for Caulfield Grammar School, The Learning Project, has been selected as one of three finalists in the internationally renowned James D. MacConnell Award. Regarded by the Association for Learning Environments…

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  • Two winners and a commendation, education design awards

    14 July 2017

    As an industry leader with a profound commitment to education, we’re thrilled that three Hayball projects have been honoured at this year’s Learning Environments Australasia* Awards for excellence in the design and development of educational facilities! Carey Baptist Grammar…

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  • ‘Coolest library’ commended in inaugural library design awards

    23 June 2017

    The Information Resource Centre at Carey Grammar Baptist School has been highly commended in the inaugural Library Design Awards. The IRC is is the gateway to the new Centre for Learning & Innovation, completed in August…

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  • Another Australian education first – Footscray Learning Precinct

    14 June 2017

    The Victorian Minister for Education, the Hon James Merlino MP, today announced the government’s partnership with Hayball to deliver another landmark education project. The Footscray Learning Precinct will be a national first in integrating…

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  • Marshland School NZ celebrates education architecture award

    29 May 2017

    We’re thrilled that Marshland School in Christchurch, New Zealand, has been honoured with an Education Award at the 2017 NZIA Canterbury Architecture Awards. With locally-based design partner Stephenson & Turner, Hayball completed the masterplan and developed the concept…

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  • Vertical school rising, drone footage

    26 May 2017

    The sun was shining and it was the builders’ day off – perfect conditions to send up the drone and capture some great footage of the South Melbourne Primary School construction site. Concrete has been poured…

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  • ‘Coolest library ever’ shortlisted in Australian Library Design Awards

    22 May 2017

    Celebrating the role of an education library as the heart of the student learning experience, the Information Resource Centre at Carey Baptist Grammar School is the gateway to the new Centre for Learning & Innovation (CLI). It’s…

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  • Hayball shortlisted in 2017 interior design awards

    03 April 2017

    Hayball’s design of the Centre for Learning and Innovation at Carey Baptist Grammar School has been shortlisted in the 2017 Australian Interior Design Awards. The entry is one of 14 shortlisted in the Public Design…

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  • Another vertical school under construction

    21 February 2017

    Construction of Melbourne’s new Richmond High School is officially underway following today’s sod turning by Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews. Hayball’s design of the four-storey, high-density school rethinks the education model, how a school operates in…

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  • Two Winners and a Commendation, Education Design

    31 October 2016

    We thrive on creating great places for students to learn, and are thrilled that three education projects have been honoured at this year’s Learning Environments Australasia* Victorian Chapter Awards for education design excellence. Dandenong South Primary School, Junior Centre…

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