News and events from ACA - Qld / NT

10 February 2015

Committee Member Profile – Gilda Donegan

In August 2014, the ACA Qld/NT Branch Committee welcomed Gilda Donegan as a new member of the Committee.

Gilda is a Senior Associate with Jackson Architecture, responsible for a diverse range of projects from initial design phases through to project completion. Gilda joined Daryl Jackson in 1997, developing a strong background in architectural documentation control, consultant coordination, construction and project management. Gilda specialises in client liaison, project briefing and construction phase administration, leading project teams from design through to Practical Completion.

Recently, Gilda’s experience has focused on Health and Research facilities including North Lakes Health Precinct, Caloundra Health Services DEM expansion and the UQ CCR HIRF (Herston Imaging Research Facility) Project.

Gilda is currently administering the building contract for the Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine (AITHM) project at JCU, Townsville.

Outside of Jackson Architecture, Gilda has a strong interest in architectural design, awarded a commendation for Small Project Architecture at the Australian Institute of Architects 2012 Brisbane Regional Awards for 28 Smith on Raff, an extension to her own house.

Date Claimer

Tuesday, 10 March 2015 – Annual Employment Update for Architects

Michael Corrigan presents an update on the employment requirements and issues.

When: 7.00am to 9.00am, Tuesday, 10 March 2015
Venue: TBC
Dress: Modern Business Professional
Cost: $44.00 members/$66.00 non-members
RSVP: Tuesday, 3 March 2015 to

New Corporate Partner for 2015

The ACA – Qld/NT Branch values the support of our Corporate Partners which enables us to provide a diverse range of activities such as site tour of prominent buildings, and seminars and lunch forums which promote ‘best practice’ in the business of architecture.  This year, we welcome a new corporate partner – Stiebel Eltron represented by Sales Director, Glenn Day. 

Stiebel Eltron is a world leader in products specialising in water heating, space heating and air ventilation from Germany. For over 90 years they have been associated with innovative commercial and home comfort solutions. Their commitment to provide products that are innovative, reliable, technically efficient and of the highest quality standards has seen them grow to distribute their products to more than 120 countries worldwide.