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Ben Hames

Axiom welcome JK Group

By | Recent Commissions

We are pleased to announce we recently welcomed JK Group to Axiom, details of our engagement will follow when appropriate.

Established in 1976, as Jeffery and Katauskas Pty Ltd,, now with over 35 years of experience and more than 29,000 successful projects completed, JK Group are an industry leading geotechnical engineering and environmental consulting firm.  JK Group assist individuals, developers, architects, structural and civil engineers, local and state government bodies to identify potential geotechnical and environmental problems.

We are looking forward to working with them.

Discovery Rottnest Island

Axiom appointed to another iconic WA tourist destination – Discovery Rottnest Island

By | Recent Commissions

Axiom are very excited to announce that we’ll be working with Bailey’s Group and Discovery Parks to deliver an integrated Wayfinding and Interpretive Signage Package to this fantastic new project at one of Western Australia’s most iconic and popular tourism destinations.

The first purpose built new accommodation on the island in over 30 years. Glamping comes to Rottnest Island! Nestled behind the dunes of the iconic Pinky Beach, one of the most relaxed and breathtaking coastal locations in Australia, Discovery Rottnest Island is an eco-resort with a difference.

Featuring 83 eco-tents, Discovery Rottnest Island appeals to experience-seekers who appreciate being close to nature, but with all the creature comforts of a hotel or resort. Central to the property is Pinky’s Beach Club. The best place on the Island to watch the sunset, the Beach Club is set to become a social mecca serving locally inspired dishes and cocktails. Boardwalks between eco-tents, the resort pool and Pinky’s Beach Club ensure the landscape is undisturbed and enables flora and fauna to continue to move and grow freely.

Discovery Rottnest Island is a partnership between two companies with a shared commitment to Western Australia, Rottnest Island and the tourism industry.

Click here for more information

Axiom welcome Groundbreaking Mining Solutions

By | Recent Commissions

We are pleased to announce we recently welcomed Groundbreaking Mining Solutions to Axiom, details of our engagement will follow when appropriate.

Groundbreaking Mining Solutions deliver drill and blast rig solutions to clients in Australia and offshore – from servicing and support to quality parts and equipment hire.

We are looking forward to working with them.

Less hustle, more bustle.

Less hustle, more bustle.

By | Fun Stuff, General News, Hints + Tips

Clearly I’m getting old, there is a buzzword that many of today’s youth use to describe their daily modus-operandi. This word grated with me the first time I heard it and has continued to as its use increased – that word is ‘hustling’.

I would surmise the term most probably entered the vernacular via some hoodie wearing ‘guru’ at an overpriced ‘how to be an entrepreneur’ seminar. I understand the implied modern context being: To have the courage, confidence, self belief, and self-determination to continually work at, and to explore any and all opportunities to achieve what you want in life. Though more traditionally us ‘older folks’ tend to understand the term to mean you were a fraudster or con-artist.

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Axiom welcome Thomas Mews Estate

By | Recent Commissions

We are pleased to announce we recently welcomed the developers of Thomas Mews Lakes Estate to Axiom. Launched in 2015, Thomas Mews is a boutique residential estate located in Gwelup, Western Australia, just minutes north of the Perth CBD.

Thomas Mews Lakes Estate is very much the epitome of the Western Australian lifestyle. A boutique private estate in a whisper quiet setting, close to the city and surrounded by a tranquil nature reserve and landscaped parks. We’ve been tasked with stimulating buyer interest in the final few blocks of the release.

We’re looking forward to working with them.

Axiom to deliver iconic sculptural interpretive installation for world heritage listed Fremantle Prison

By | Recent Commissions

We are delighted to announce that Axiom has been awarded the opportunity to deliver an iconic sculptural interpretive installation for the world heritage listed Fremantle Prison.

Axiom have a long lasting association producing award winning interpretive signage and exhibition works to this important tourism destination and are excited to again be working with the Fremantle Prison team to deliver another important project. This project will depict the original use of the ramp as an arrival point for convicts. The ramp was the primary pathway along which convicts were led between the prison and convict transport ships anchored at Fremantle Port.

We will be developing an interpretive sculptural piece so that visitors to Fremantle Prison will be able ‘walk in the shadow’ of Western Australia’s convict past, the piece will depict a group of life-size convicts and pensioner guards on their arrival to Fremantle, highlighting the ramp’s significance as a historic convict pathway.

More information on Fremantle Prison.

Update: Following the culmination of several months work, a collaboration of artists and storytellers as well as a talented team of steel fabricators – the installation is now complete!

Fremantle prison convict ramp sculpture
View our full case study on the project

Axiom welcome Overflow Industrial

By | Recent Commissions

We are pleased to announce we recently welcomed Overflow Industrial (http://www.overflowindustrial.com.au) to Axiom, details of our engagement will follow when appropriate.

Overflow Industrial is a specialist provider of Electrical Engineering, Design and Construction Services that has a long and rich history of delivering quality outcomes to Industrial Customers with projects reaching across Western Australia.

We are looking forward to working with them.

Axiom welcome Utopia Financial Services

By | Recent Commissions

We are pleased to announce we recently welcomed Utopia Financial Services to Axiom, details of our engagement will follow when appropriate.

Utopia is a boutique financial planning firm in Subiaco, Perth, providing fully integrated accounting, investment, superannuation and mortgage broking advice.

We are looking forward to working with them.


Update: We have now completed a comprehensive rebranding exercise. Click here to view the full case study in our portfolio.

Rare As Rocking Horse S**t

Seeking mythical, hyper skilled candidate for fantastic opportunity!

By | Fun Stuff, General News

The amount of job ads I’m seeing lately worded similarly to;

A fantastic opportunity for a Marketing ‘xxxx’ exists! We’re looking for somebody to join our team that is a creative yet strategic thinker with great design and branding skills, who is an accomplished and creative copywriter and content marketer. They will of course have proven experience in web design and programming and also be gun at Google Adwords, SEO and lead generation……

Well, hate to be the negative Nancy here, but in my 20+ years experience, I’ve not once come across an individual as accomplished as this — and if I had, they’d work for me and I’d be paying them very, very large $$ to stay, heck, I’d happily even give them equity because they’d have more skills than me!

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