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Safeskies Australia

Safeskies Australia is an independent, not-for-profit organisation promoting aviation safety through safety education – at the biennial Safeskies conference and other targeted events. Koru Communication worked with Grant Design to develop a striking and visual site, populated by relevant, informative and timely content. The new site, safeskiesaustralia.org launched February 2021. 0102030405060708 / ...

Kestrel Forging

Kestrel Forging Branding / Web design The design project for Kestrel Forging included the logo development, stationery, clothing and their website design. The simple and clean design of the logo pays respect to the kestrel, a bird of significant meaning to the business owner, while reflecting the concepts of ...
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Stress Science

Stress Science Branding / Web design The freedom and opportunity to create a logo from scratch is always exciting and the development of the Stress Science brand lived up to that expectation. The design shows the clean and technical nature of their business, with the colour palette ...

Part 91 Plain English Guide

Part 91 Plain English Guide for new flight operations regulations Print / Digital design Working with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority and Koru Communication, the goal was to develop a fresh approach to the delivery of flight operations regulations. The design brief was to create a clean print booklet, with the new ...

Scent in the Voyages

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The Stone of the Flames

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Secrets of the Serpents

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Body & Soul Pilates

Body & Soul Pilates Branding / Print design This Melbourne-based pilates business wanted a logo that reflected the benefits of pilates to both your body and soul. The colours reflect the personal preference of the client, while the design represents the way in which the body and ...
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AMSA Fatigue Guidelines

AMSA Fatigue guidelines Print and digital booklet Applying my expertise in print design, it was a pleasure to work with both the Australian Maritime Safety Authority and Koru Communications, to design an easy-to-read publication for the Maritime Fatigue rules. Clear typography, icons and relevant imagery helped create ...

Koru communication

Koru communication Branding / Web design The name Koru came from the Maori term for New Zealand’s distinctive fern that is often used throughout their cultural artwork. The brief for Koru communication was to create a vivid yet simple brand, using the unique curl and jade colours of the ...
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JNR Moto Sports

JNR Moto Sports Branding / Print / Packaging design The priority for this logo was clean-cut simplicity, a logo that can be seen as a motorbike raced by in a blur. The client wanted bold typography and colours in a logo that could be applied to many ...

Sandra Jones Centre

Sandra Jones Centre Branding / Print design The Sandra Jones Centre is a home for orphans and abandoned babies and children in crisis in Zimbabwe. Over 900 children have passed through their care in the past 10 years.Rather than using cliche imagery of a struggling African nation, I wanted ...

In the beginning

My story

With over 16 years in the design industry, 10 specializing in aviation, Duncan has experience in almost any design project you could need. Whether it be a branding for a business, annual reports, books, brochures, promotional products or websites, Duncan enjoys creating something unique and meaningful.

He has worked with a wide range of clients and understands engaging with stakeholders and in managing all elements of projects, from quotations and planning through to working with print or production companies.

Born a South African and raised as an Australian meant growing with a love of wild landscapes and animals that can eat you. Mountain biking, photography and building tree houses/weapons with his sons are some of his other outlets.

Working from South Australia’s beautiful Fleurieu Peninsula, Duncan loves to be inspired by the creativity and colour found in nature every day.