About us

Founded in 1957 by Mr A. I. Ferrier, FBA upholds it’s highly regarded reputation of quality design and continues to focus on its speciality areas. Winner of the 1995 Architect of Year Award, Mr A. I. Ferrier was renowned for designing progressive churches and religious buildings with an evangelic aesthetic, one of which is now heritage listed.

As a boutique firm, FBA provide a uniquely managed and complete architectural service. The structure of the company allows FBA to ensure high quality in every aspect of the design process, including practicality of spaces, environmental sustainability and future flexibility.

Design Philosophy

FBA believes ‘spaces should give the user a sense of well-being, and facilitate and support the every day rituals of life’, and specialises in the following:

  • Aged Care Facilities
  • Residential – both new and alterations to existing homes
  • Education – Primary and Secondary Schools, University Facilities and Student Accommodation
  • Child Care Facilities
  • Medical Fitouts

A selection of projects highlighting these specialty areas is shown on this website.


Telephone 07 3371 6200
Facsimile 07 3371 5100
395 Swann Road
St Lucia QLD 4067






Australian Institute of Architects