Take a break – Dream Weekender 2

Following on from last weeks northern NSW discovery, this week we look to the central highlands in Victoria and architect Paul Morgan’s unique project titled The Trunk House. “The site contains a beautiful forest of extant Stringybark woodland. Our original interest was in the bleached bones of sheep and kangaroo skeletons found in forests and farms, and in the thickening of these joints, needed to carry additional loads. This interest transitioned into harnessing the natural load-bearing capacity of timber found in the region by utilizing bifurcations found in tree forks.” More…

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