Our story.

With over 25 years of experience in designing and constructing beautiful landscapes and swimming pools, multi-award-winning landscaper Dave Franklin is Director of the Franklin Group, one of Victoria’s leading boutique landscape design and construction firms.


Complemented by a team of qualified and experienced landscaping professionals, the Franklin Group is synonymous with quality and craftsmanship, with designs specifically tailored to each client’s individual styles and criteria – ranging from classical to contemporary (and everything in between).


Dave’s landscapes have been showcased on popular national TV shows including The Block, Australia’s Best Backyards and Open Homes Australia, as well as many popular print publications.


Dave is a registered builder with the Victorian Building Authority, licensed to build structural landscapes and swimming pools.