Travels from: Victoria
One of the nation's favourite landscapers
Categories: Interesting Ideas, MCs & Hosts
Full Presenter Profile & Bio
Dave Franklin is one of Australia’s favourite landscapers. He is a colourful character who loves a good laugh, good company and a cold beer. His respect for honesty and loyalty are reciprocated by those who know and work with him, and he loves nothing more than getting his hands dirty to create some of the country’s most beautiful spaces.
Dave’s landscapes have been showcased on everything from The Block to Reno Rumble and Domestic Blitz, as well as in many popular print publications.
Dave is an energetic entrepreneur who is not only passionate about landscapes and his business, but also the people he meets. Easy to interact with, genuinely approachable and with a larger than life personality, he has embraced media opportunities with the same relish that he gives to creating his landscapes.
As a multi-award winning landscaper, Dave is the Director of Franklin Landscape & Design, one of Victoria’s leading boutique landscape design firms. With more than 25 years’ experience designing and creating breathtaking landscape garden environments, Dave has skilfully created hundreds of custom-designed environments ranging from classical to the most contemporary landscapes, and everything in between.
His extensive knowledge and skills are well-respected by his peers, making him one of the industry’s best landscapers as well as one to watch on Australian TV screens, with his down to earth Aussie ‘knockabout bloke’ nature winning him plenty of fans.