Colour Your World Stage

The Colour Your World Seminars are designed to give you all the latest advice for your renovation or building project. Our experts will be giving presentations on everything from property finance and renovation budgets to interior design and landscaping. With Design Curtains as the stage sponsor, the stage is certain to inspire.

All sessions run for 30 minutes. Seats are allocated on a first-in basis. It is recommended that you arrive 10 minutes before each session starts to avoid disappointment.

Daily Schedule

10:30 AM - The brightest side of new home design
Aidon Thomas, Synergy

11:15 AM - Passive Solar Panel: Why it goes beyond six stars
Solar experts

12:30 PM - Why use double glazing in WA/Australia
Jo-Ann Long, Eco Smart Doubling Glazing

1:15 PM - Ronnie and Georgia from Channel 9

2:30 PM - Virtual tours take the stress out of home design
Glen Farrow, GJ Gardner Homes

3:15 PM - Ask me anything!
Tim Kerin, Mortgage Choice

Meet your speakers

Ronnie & Georgia

Channel 9

Ronnie & Georgia are dynamic go-getters who have spent the last 12 years together riding the ups-and-down of the Perth property market, “flipping” houses for profit. Last year that took their renovating skills to The Block and did WA proud, showing the other teams how it was done! They made history being the first team to win the most amount of room challenges in the all 13 season of The Block. They recently signed an exclusive Network Deal with Channel 9.

Craig Gemmill

Gemmill Homes

Craig’s first career was in the hospitality industry a highlight of which included winning Australia's youngest Head Concierge at the Parkroyal Parramatta in 1986.

Craig then moved to Perth in 1994 and started working as a sales consultant in the New Home Building Industry and worked for BGC, Summit Homes and Content Living during this time. In 2004 Craig started Gemmill Homes.

Pernille Button

Custom Green

Pernille is a building designer with a decade of experience in sustainable design for the residential market. She specialises in passive solar and energy efficient design with involvement in projects now on the ground nationally as well as a couple of public projects. She has previously been actively involved in the annual Sustainable House Day, assisting in showcasing some of her past projects.

Griff Morris

Solar Dwellings

Griff Morris has been designing Solar Passive homes for over 25 years in Perth, and has attained a wealth of knowledge in his time.

His talk will cover Solar Passive Design Principles, Climate Appropriate Design, Universal Access, Multi-functional/Multi-generational homes and Sustainable Materials. Learn just how accessible good sustainable design can be.

Tim Kerin

Mortgage Choice Limited

Tim Kerin has been a broker with Mortgage Choice since 2004 and currently owns two franchises. He and his team of experts consistently deliver of winning combination of dedication, enthusiasm and experience, with customer service always a high priority.

Sid Thoo

Sid Thoo Architects

Sid Thoo RAIA is an award-winning architect, consultant and educator with a passion for designing more sustainable eco-effective buildings. Sid gives regular presentations and workshops on eco-effective building design, and is a NatHERS accredited assessor.

Aidon Thomas


Aidon has worked extensively in the energy industry over the past 10 years. After a contract role at the Sustainable Energy Development Office, Aidon worked as a sustainability consultant with GHD. He is currently a New Energy Lead at Synergy, working on emerging technology related retail products and services across residential and business sectors.