In-house architectural designers give our designer granny flats the edge

Already known for our individualised approach to the full on-site construction of designer granny flats, did you know that Backyard Grannys has not one, but two fully qualified architectural [...]

Backyard Grannys on an award-winning granny flat streak

This year Backyard Grannys is honoured to be recognised by two different Australian home building industry groups for our granny flats. In August, the team received the Granny Flat of the Year [...]

Hunter Headline features Backyard Grannys

2017 has been a big year for the Backyard Grannys team and one of the things we are very proud of is the recognition of our industry peers at the MBA and HIA. There were two granny flat industry [...]

Granny Flat builder features in Newcastle Herald HIA Award coverage

We loved the coverage of Backyard Grannys in the Newcastle Herald HIA Awards feature – with the article stating we are setting the benchmark in affordable homes! As Backyard Grannys Director, [...]

Backyard Grannys bring home another granny flat award

When we recently attended the prestigious 2017 HIA-CSR Hunter Housing and Kitchen & Bathroom Awards we were blown away by the high calibre of the finalists – so you can imagine our delight [...]

The Yarra 3 Bedroom Granny Flat Design

Whether you’re a property investor looking for modern accommodation to rent out or a growing family looking for a bigger space in your existing neighbourhood, the Yarra granny flat design [...]

The Bardo Design Granny Flat

From home offices to private studios and teenage retreats, granny flats are no longer just for elderly parents. With its varied purposes, a granny flat not only increases your property’s value [...]


Decorating your granny flat does not mean you need to compromise on the feeling of space or luxury. There are many ways to keep your space looking modern and bright and we would love to share [...]

Newcastle Herald MBA Excellence in Building awards feature

We’ve received yet more local media coverage in the Newcastle Herald, this time because of our win for the MBA Excellence in Building award for Granny flats. As Backyard Grannys Director, Alex [...]

Backyard Grannys awarded Granny Flat of the Year award!

The Backyard Grannys team are still celebrating after being awarded the Newcastle Master Builders Association Housing Winner | Granny Flat award! On Friday 25 August 2017 the Master Builders [...]

The Myall Designer Granny Flat

If a relaxing, beach feel is something you’d like, our designer granny flat the Myall is the perfect option for you. Contemporary Design With a dual skillion roof design, the Myall offers a [...]

Sydney granny flat display home now open!

If you have been considering building a Sydney granny flat but wanted to get a better idea of what the finished product would look like, now is your chance! We have recently completed a granny [...]

Backyard Grannys Feature in the Newcastle Herald again

Over the weekend Backyard Grannys once again appeared in the Newcastle Herald, with a feature about our designer granny flats. It was a great opportunity for us to reflect on the past six years. [...]

Designer Granny Flats – the next evolution of backyard buildings

We enjoyed reading a recent article in Domain (full article here) about ‘backyard buildings’, aka a granny flat, because it echoed what we are hearing from our clients. One of the key reasons our [...]