Nicole is a creative and practical minded individual with strong design skills,  She joined Motu Design in 2015, and has qualifications in both Urban Design and Landscape Architecture. She has excellent design, documentation and communication skills, and a passion for creating quality places for individuals and communities. Nicole has in-depth knowledge and experience ranging from masterplanning of large scale developments, to the landscape and urban design of smaller projects such as local parks, public open spaces, pedestrian areas, streetscapes and civic spaces. She has industry experience in both New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

Nicole Bitossi

BLA, MUrbDes (Hons.)

Key Area of Expertise


  • Urban design reports and analysis
  • Landscape Concept Design and Planting Specifications
  • Excellent graphic presentation skills
  • Masterplanning for small and large scale developments
  • Conceptual and detailed design of shared spaces, civic spaces, residential developments, streetscapes, public and private open space.
  • Experience working in multi-disciplinary teams
  • Graphic documentation using Adobe Creative Suite, Vectorworks, Sketchup, CAD programmes
  • Contract documentation
  • Involvement with community consultation events
  • Assessment of landscape and visual effects
  • Design review and assessment