Don Gilson

Senior Architect

Don joined COX in 1996 as a Senior Project Architect.

Don has fifty years of design and construction experience involving forty-seven years in private architectural practices in the ACT and NSW, and three years on contract to the Commonwealth Government (DH&C, Canberra).

He has completed architectural commissions for a variety of different clients including Radford College, Kinross Wolaroi School, ACT Capital Works, Capital Works Section, Joint House Department of Parliament House, ACT Housing, Grains Research and Development Corporation, the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, The Embassy of Ireland, and The Australian Institute of Sport.

Don has significant experience in commercial club developments, sporting facilities, educational facilities, embassy developments, low-rise residential developments, internal fitouts, church developments and individual residential projects. His particular areas of expertise are in client liaison, documentation and contract administration.


  • BArch, RAIA