STUDIO8 Concept & Design is well established landscape design practice committed to achieving client satisfaction through creative, innovative, practical and cost effective landscape design solutions.

Experienced in a wide variety of residential and commercial developments, STUDIO8 ensure thorough analysis and assessment of projects to gain a full understanding of the site and maintain technical competence and experience in delivery of the end product. We provide the highest standard of personal service and make it a priority to meet deadlines and maintain budget control.

Our approach with all projects is to ensure our work is responsive to the brief and compatible with the client’s priorities and objectives. We are multi-skilled and work for an array of clients across different sectors - local and regional, big and small.

STUDIO8 Concept & Design provides a professional service at a reasonable price and has developed a reputation as a popular choice for quality design and plan documentation.

Our practice has a commitment to responsive, personalised service that delivers clients a premium result.....


STUDIO8 Concept & Design is owned and operated by landscape designer Jamie Speeding.

Jamie is a qualified horticulturist and landscape designer who has been active in the industry for over 35 years. In 2002, Jamie established Greenhort Design which enjoyed enormous success both locally and nationally with high demand for his services providing a diverse client base within the commercial and residential development sectors.

After having a break from the industry for a few years, Jamie decided to re-establish himself as a landscape designer and formed STUDIO8 Concept & Design in 2016. 

Over the years, Jamie’s dedication to the industry saw him appointed as inaugural Chairperson of the Australian Institute of Horticulture Gold Coast District Council (AIH), represented industry on various advisory committees and was instrumental in the initiation to establish a botanic garden on the Gold Coast.

Jamie has also been a member of the Australian Institute of Landscape Designers and Managers (AILDM), the Horticultural Media Association of Queensland (HMQA) and the Nursery and Garden Industry of Queensland (NGIQ).

Through his professional career, Jamie has spent time hosting a radio show on the local ABC 91.7FM, has written numerous garden features for Gold Coast Online, Inside Special (Logan based magazine) and The Gold Coast Bulletin where he was a garden columnist/feature writer for three years. He has also volunteered as a garden selector for the ABC’s Australian Open Garden Scheme.