Out of tragedy comes opportunity

“When the devastating Black Saturday fires swept through Victorian bush land it was hard for anyone to imagine a positive outcome. However, nearly a decade on Steffen Welsch Architects have helped one young family find their silver lining, Holly Cunneen finds.

Look for the silver linings. It’s a lot easier said than done and yet often the harder these silver linings are to find the more important it is to do so.

Back in 2009 during the infamous Black Saturday fires that wreaked havoc through Victorian bush land, Jonathan and Jane ­– a Melbourne-based professional couple and two heads of a young family – lost their Marysville home away from home in the Yarra Ranges…”

Read the rest of this article in Habitus.

Read more about the Marysville project here.