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Tempus Design Studio is a Mackay based Building and Interior Design studio with extensive experience in the Mackay and Whitsunday region. We specialise in unique, custom designs to suit your specifications, the landscape and our tropical climate. Whether you are planning a new residence, an extension, renovating an existing building or would like interior design advice, Tempus Design Studio can help you with your upcoming project. We pride ourselves on forming great relationships with our clients and enjoy being a part of this exciting process.


Tamica Lewis
Building Designer


Tamica is our Principal Building Designer and has been involved in the Building and Construction Industry since 2005. Tamica studied at CQ University and obtained her Bachelor of Building Design. She is a member of BDQ (Building Design Queensland) and not only is she a member, she is the first female President as of 2021. Tamica was also previously elected to the role of National President for the NABD (National Association of Building Designers).


Building Designer

Brett joined the Tempus team in 2023 and brings with him over thirty-four years experience across most facets of the construction industry. 

Brett holds a graduate Certificate in Building Design along with his trade qualification as a Carpenter & Joiner and builders registration. Brett's focus is primarily in the Commercial sector but also offers support to the residential services with his experience and legislative knowledge. 


ally smith
administration accounts

Ally joined the Tempus Design Studio team in 2021 as our Administration all-rounder, having worked in the Building Design & Construction Industry for almost 18 years with combined experience in customer service, HR, administrative and accounts services. She assists with our day-today activities to ensure our processes and functions run smoothly and efficiently. 


Alysha Vassallo
Building Designer

Alysha is our little pocket rocket! She is a Mackay local who has recently graduated from CQ University with a Bachelor of Building Design. Alysha first approached Tempus during her first year of study, for work experience so that she could gain practical experience in the industry.


Bethany Davy
Building DesigneR
Interior Designer

Bethany joined us in late 2019 as a graduate Building Designer and Interior Designer. She completed her studies at TAFE on the Sunshine Coast in mid 2019 and shortly after moved up to Mackay. Beth graduated with a Diploma in Building Design, a Diploma in Interior Design and an Advanced Diploma in Interior Design.


maggie mccalman
building designer undergraduate

Maggie joined the Tempus team, having joined us after moving to Mackay in early 2021 in administration. She is currently studying a Bachelor of Building Design with CQ University. She previously was studying Building Certification with NSW Tafe and held a traineeship with the local council which introduced her to the industry. 

Meet the team

julia randazzo
interior designer

Julia joined our team in 2023 as our Interior Designer. She completed her Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration in 2021 at Australian Pacific College Design School. Julia has previously worked as an Interior designer as well as a sale and design consultant at a local flooring shop where she learnt about all things tiles, carpets, luxury vinyl planking and hybrid flooring. 


tanna foden-jukes
building designer

Tanna joined the team in 2023 as a graduate Building Designer. Having recently completed his Bachelor of Building Design at CQ University in mid-2023, Tanna is eager to embark on this journey of shaping the built environment. Tanna first started gaining work experience here at Tempus in 2022.

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