Chris & Alana


Utopia Landscaping was formed in 2013. Chris & Alana’s passion and commitment for creating beautiful, sustainable spaces for our clients is evident in everything they do.

Chris is the Managing Director and leads the Utopia team with commitment, experience and skill and has a genuine passion for creating unique and individual leisure havens for our clients. Chris is also currently acting as Project Manager and coordinates all project requirements including job materials and team resourcing needs.

Chris holds a Cert III in Concreting, Cert III in Wall and Floor Tiling, Cert III in Bricklaying, Cert IV in Pool Building and Construction, Cert IV in Building and Construction, Permaculture Design Certificate.

“I enjoy working with the guys and giving them all opportunities to work and grow, I love the job satisfaction that comes with building incredible landscapes and I really like to make customers happy and get positive feedback.”

Alana is the Business Manager and using her corporate background, supports leadership and team development. She is passionate about working with businesses and people to help them grow. Alana is also in charge of “behind the scenes” to ensure that Utopia operates as a professional business and in accordance with all legislative and Council requirements.

“We have an amazing team that is 100% dedicated each and every day. We all share the same vision and passion ‘to make Utopia Landscaping & Pools industry different’ which is demonstrated in our everyday practices.”


Project Manager

May’s relationship with Utopia originally began as a client in 2018, and led to her joining the Utopia family mid-2019. She has recently transitioned to Contracts Admin / Client Relationship Manager.

May has qualifications in office admin and small business operations, customer service as well as Contracts & Security of Payments training.

May assists clients from their initial enquiry, liaises with subcontractors, the Project Manager and Supervisor throughout the project life to ensure completion of job in accordance with Contract requirements and client satisfaction.

May’s ability to relate to the client’s sees her training and life experience blend together to help each client with completing their desired pool surround. Her key focus is communication and understanding the clients expectations.

“Utopia has an amazing sense of care and family. There is a pride in the work we do and providing exactly what the client wants for their family, lifestyle and budget”


Site Supervisor

Zech has been a core member of the Utopia family since 2014. As site supervisor, Zech ensures our team produces high-quality work, consistent with client expectations.

Holding a Cert III in Horticulture and Landscaping, Zech’s passion is the creative process.  He loves coming up with designs for each client and seeing a blank canvas turn into a masterpiece.  For him, creating a family’s leisure space from start to finish is where he finds great satisfaction and fulfilment.

“The fellas I work with certainly make the job great, the days are enjoyable, having a good laugh and creating a fun atmosphere to be in whilst working hard as a team.  I love seeing jobs completed smoothly with a standard of excellence, leaving our customers overjoyed with the end product”.



Joel completed his landscaping apprenticeship in 2019 and comes to Utopia with a wide variety of landscaping experience and skills.  Joel loves to spend his spare time in the great outdoors surfing, camping, boating, on his motorbike, or with his blue cattle dog.

“I really love Utopia’s happy work environment and the variety of work we do.  It is an honour being able to bring a client’s vision to reality”



Jack completed his Landscape Construction apprenticeship in 2020 and comes to Utopia to enhance his already wide variety of skills.

In Jack’s spare time, he can be found in 4WDing on the beach or in the bush, or spending time with family.

“I love being a part of the team and love the working environment.  Seeing the end result and how happy it makes the customer, just makes the job even more worth it.’


Plant Operator/Trades Assistant

Steve has recently joined the Utopia family after having his own excavation business for over 22 years and therefore understands the importance of delivering high quality services.  He brings extensive experience in excavation, earthmoving and various plant operations.  Steve uses his spare time to enjoy boating, fishing, and spending quality time with his family.

“I enjoy helping the company achieve completion of projects to the highest quality.”



Emily’s previous background includes hospitality and volunteer zookeeping. Emily has renovated an old farm shed into her current home, and after deciding to leave her studies in psychology, has joined the #Utopiafamily.

“I love learning new skills and working outdoors. Working at Utopia allows me to do so, amongst a great bunch of people”



Regan is always happy to contribute to making the work environment fun. Regan has a natural love of the outdoors, and in his spare time, can be found either surfing or playing soccer.

“I enjoy the positive work environment that Utopia provides, especially for me as an apprentice.  I also really love the creative work we do”.