Would you live in a tent?

For many, a tent is normally associated with a camping holiday. However, could this form of accommodation serve as a realistic and affordable option for our suburban communities? Highly-acclaimed architect, Peter Stutchbury, living in his own tent on Sydney’s Northern Beaches, seems to think so.


Peter Stutchbury's current tent home on Sydney's northern beaches
Peter Stutchbury’s current tent home on Sydney’s northern beaches. Click the image to listen to his interview.


“The tent house provides a model for sustainability…It is a purposeful step towards a radical view of living in the suburbs.”

– Professor Peter Stutchbury