Awards and Media

HB Architecture have been recognised for their ability to combine form and function, while maintaining a sympathy with the surrounding landscape and environment. Their award-winning designs and completed
projects use a variety of innovative materials to achieve visually dynamic results.

27.10.2016 – Waitangi Visitors Centre Reopens ‘New Zealand Herald’.

21.10.2016 – Te Kakano (The Seed) Of Whangarei’s Hundertwasser Art Centre Is Officially Open
‘The Northern Advocate’.

29.09.2016 – Waitangi Treaty Grounds Wins Tourism Award
‘Business Awards’.

01.07.2016 – Waitangi Museum Features In “Face Value Magazine”
‘Design Treasures’.

20.06.2016 – Museum Of Waitangi Wins Merit Award
Property Council Awards 2016

20.05.2016 – Waitangi Wins Best Museum Project
‘New Zealand Herald’.

09.05.2016 – Waitangi Museum Features In “Interior Magazine”
‘Interior – Issue Nineteen’.

01.05.2016 – Waitangi Museum Features In “Architecture NZ Magazine”
‘Te Kongahu / Museum Of Waitangi’.

20.01.2016 – Waitangi Museum
Building Is Complete, Landscaping And Museum Fit Out Is Well Underway. Due To Be Opened Officially Feb 5th.

06.12.2015 – Northcross Church
Northcross Church Is Now Open To The Public And Held Its First Service On Sunday The 6th December.

21.11.2015 – Quarry Gardens Cafe
The Whangarei Quarry Gardens Visitors Centre Opened On The 7th November And ‘Quail Café’ Will Open On Saturday The 21st November.

04.05.2015 – Paramount Plaza
Tikipunga Paramount Plaza Retail Complex Is Now Open To The Public.

29.04.2015 – Knoll Ridge Cafe Best Designed Cafe In The World
Knoll Ridge Cafe Has Been Announced As The Best Designed Cafe In The World, As Determined By Leading London-Based Design Website Design Curial. Well-Executed Symbiosis Between A Stunning Location And Architectural Design Pushed Knoll Ridge Ahead Of The Other Contenders. London-Based Design Website Design Curial Considered 4000 Cafes From New York To Tokyo Before Landing On Mount Ruapehu Perched The Knoll Ridge Cafe.

28.04.2015 – Peninsula Golf Club
The Site Works At Peninsula Golf Club Are Well Underway

10.04.2015 – Waitangi Museum
Milestone Week For The Museum Of Waitangi Construction – Steel Framework Is Going Up And Bringing This Project To A Vertical Reality

13.03.2015 – Waitangi Museum Site Excavation Nearing Completion
675 Truck Loads Of Dirt Have Been Removed From Waitangi Museum With Site Excavation Almost Complete.

19.02.2015 – Northcross Church
The Auditorium Floor Will Be Going Down This Week At Northcross Community Church.

30.01.2015 – Waitangi Museum
Site Works Are Progressing At Waitangi Museum, The Retaining Wall Capping Beam Is Almost Complete.

Face Value, Winter 2016. Fourth Edition P.21-23
”Design Treasures”

Interior, June 2016 Issue 20
”The Museum Of Waitangi”

Architecture NZ, May/June 2016 P72-78
”Te Kongahu/Museum Of Waitangi”

SAVVY June 2015
”ON TOP Of The WORLD”

C3 Magazine No.359|1407 P.74-81
”Knoll Ridge Cafe”

Face Value, Winter 2014 P.08-09
”Cool Designs”

Atlas Of World Architecture 2013 P.429
“Knoll Ridge Cafe” (Knoll Ridge Cafe)

BeanScene Dec 2012 P.41-45
“Dressed To Impress” (Knoll Ridge Cafe)

Architectural Digest Nov 2012 P.66
“TANZ AUF DEM VULKAN” (Knoll Ridge Cafe)

Architecture NZ Issue 1.2012 P.78-83
“Knoll Ridge Cafe” (Knoll Ridge Cafe)

Scope Issue 28, 2011 P.28-31
“Sustainable Steel In Ski Resort Construction” (Knoll Ridge Cafe)

Scope Issue 27, 2011 P.8-9
“Waitangi Gateway” (Waitangi Gateway Building) Commercial Design

Trends Volume 2704, April 2011
“Cultural Journey” (Waitangi Gateway Building)

Building Today, June 2010 P.16-17
“Deceptively Complicated Building Actually Quite Easy To Build” (Knoll Ridge Cafe)

Building Today, July 2009 P.11
“Achieving New Heights” (Turoa Terminal)

Scope Issue 21, 2009 P.29-30
“Northland Cricket Spire Pavilion Whangarei” (Cobham Oval)

Building Today, September 2008 P.12-13
“High Noon Turoa” (Turoa Terminal)

NZ House & Garden Issue 166, June 2008 P.76-82
“In The Neighbourhood” (Whaley House)