We are a boutique landscape design and construction business located in Brighton. We provide our clients with a complete service solution and manage all aspect of the landscape design projects.

We design and construct all styles of gardens and landscapes from Australian Native, Japanese, Costal, Modern, Formal and Semi Formal. We specialise in small areas or courtyards and are able to include all elements our clients request to fit any area with balance, harmony and privacy.

We have extensive knowledge and experience in designing and constructing landscapes and gardens for period homes in some of Melbourne’s most prestigious streets in Malvern, Port Melbourne and Clifton Hill. We cover all areas of the inner city and also the Mornington Peninsula.

Ross Goodman Design specialises in the construction of beautiful, customised shading structures and is a certified provider of Weinor products. Discover joy from your garden 365 days a year.

Our Design Process

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Initial Consultation

Initial Consultation

We organise a site meeting to analyse trees, contour, level of land and discuss design solutions and ideas. This discussion forms the basis of our designs and allows us to design a landscape that matches the goals and lifestyles of our clients.

Plan Presentation

Plan Presentation

Plans are presented as an artistic impression in 3D to give clients an accurate idea of the overall design and options for their project. The concept plan includes detailed material selection and colour pallette for hardscape, walls and paint colours.

Plant Plan & Selection

Plant Plan & Selection

We provide a detailed plant selection plan including pictures. Plants are chosen to suit your home style, location and the overall style of the garden.

Final Plan

Final Plan

The Final plans are presented with usually a Master Plan, Planting Plan and detailed Plan of Custom Built structures if required.

We can also prepare plans for council permits for structures and multi residential development planting plans for council approvals.

We can also provide written quotes by registered Building Practitioners upon request

Ross Goodman Design uses Computer Aided Drawing (CAD) software to create beautiful, accurate images based on your brief. See your vision come to life today.

Landscape Construction Project Management

  • Retaining Walls – timber, block walls, brick and crib walls and also Gabion Cage walls.
  • Timber Construction – timber decks with arbours with custom built planter boxes and timber seats using sustainable products.
  • Paving & Steps  – using natural stone, concrete paving, random stone and custom built steps in most intricate patterns and designs.
  • Concreting –  exposed aggregate, paving for water tanks  and underneath sheds.
  • Paths – Lilydale topping, Dromana topping, and Granitic Sand.
  • Turf –  we install all types of turf from Buffalo, palmetto, kikuyu, couch and even artificial turf.
  • Screens – we are able to supply all types of custom made screens from metal, wood and also suggest and supply and install plants.

Outdoor Rooms – designed to suit your lifestyle and can be designed to fit the spa if required.

Garden Lighting – we are able to design and install a lighting system for maximum enjoyment of your outdoor space or have features illuminated at night.

Irrigation Systems –  we are able to design and install a watering system for your garden to ensure that it remains in optimum condition.

Water Features –  we can provide or suggest water features.

Fences – we can custom build fences and feature screening areas for landscapes and pools/spas.