Nicholas Smith

Nicholas Smith

“I enjoy the process and problem solving of architecture - turning ideas into sketches, into drawings, into built form.”

Director, Architect

B. Science (Architecture) - University of Newcastle
B. Architecture (Hons. II) - University of Newcastle
Registered Architect - NSW Board of Architects No.8800     


Nick’s extensive experience in all aspects of architecture has allowed him to be involved in projects from conception right through to construction. Nick has a broad range of experience working on various projects both within Australia and the UK. These projects range in size and complexity from small scale boutique residences around Newcastle through to large scale mixed use developments in central London. Nick has recently been responsible for design, documentation and construction phase services for Ausgrid Ourimbah and Beresfield Depots, Clarence Valley Council Depot, Speers Point Childcare Centre as well as various school and early education projects around the Hunter region. 

As Director, Nick also has several roles in the day to day operation of the practice including general office, staff organisation and management of our certified environmental management system. Away from SHAC Nick enjoys the analytical nuances of cricket and golf.