William Dangar is one of Australia’s pre-eminent landscape designers. With a career spanning 30 years and over 1000 gardens, William has designed and built some of the country’s most iconic residential landscapes.
In addition to his design practice, he’s also creative director of Robert Plumb, a distinctive Australian design and construction brand synonymous with quality craftsmanship. With a background in horticulture William has developed a reputation for his refined design aesthetic, no-nonsense manner, and highly creative approach to problem solving. His intense focus on quality materials, clear communication, robust construction, and elegant design solutions has laid the foundations and establishes Dangar Barin Smith as one of Australia’s premier high-end landscape design practices.
Naomi Barin is adept at marrying her extensive horticultural knowledge and use of plants, with her highly developed design sensibility.
With an effective understanding of projects from design to completion, Naomi’s aesthetic focuses on plants and how their use accentuates the key features of a space. Working with her mentor William Dangar, for over 10 years, Naomi has worked on large-scale residential landscapes, boutique gardens, iconic rooftops and hospitality projects.
Tom Smith joined William Dangar in 2015 after gaining experience working in large-scale landscape architecture practices.
Tom instantly formed an effective working relationship with William sharing a design aesthetic and approach to landscape. Under William’s guidance Tom has developed into a highly capable and talented designer with a natural flair for creating unique and innovative landscapes. As a director Tom is involved in managing his own projects from conceptual design and design development through to design management and implementation.