Rich Heritage is a peer specialist in physical surveys of Melbourne’s iconic historical buildings and CBD building stock.

As the leaders in our industry, we follow international standards and boast a peerless safety record. This means we are frequently engaged on the heritage aspects of Tier 1 construction, major infrastructure projects and buildings of state, national and international significance befitting Melbourne’s international stature.

Our heritage services include heritage building inspections, heritage facades, refurbishments, repairs, rebuilds and repurposing.

As a leading edge, ‘Critical Path’ company, we assist in optimising your project management, ensuring you hit your milestones.

Trades & Artisans
We employ a European artisan model, adapted locally, allowing us scope in all masonry trades. Our heritage team are all master craftsmen at the top of their trades, which include:
  • Stonemasons
  • Field and drystone walling
  • Steeple Jacks
  • Slate lead and copper
  • Carpentry and joinery
  • Associate plumbing and metal trades
  • Lead and copper / Wrought and cast iron
  • Render and moulds
  • Associate master painting
Rope Access

As specialists in maintaining Melbourne’s heritage building stock, we offer a complete suite of access, inspection and reporting services.

Our team is comprised of industrial rope access trade qualified technicians, who deliver innovative, cost effective, low impact manual or mechanical access applications, from static to mobile, with no limits.

We recommend and use exclusively Layher ® construction systems. Since 1948.

Our commitment to the safety of our team, our clients and the general public is second to none and is highlighted by our peerless safety record.

Our Rope Access Services include:
  • Rope access inspections and make safes
  • Reporting data for condition auditing
  • Specialised surveys pre construction
  • Condition reporting
  • Leak detection and rectification
  • Risk control management
  • Capital planning
  • Maintenance planning
  • Remote inspections
We are the privileged custodians of Melbourne’s built heritage.
Heritage landmarks we have worked on, and clientele we work with include:

National Gallery of Victoria

State Library of Victoria

The Royal Exhibition Building

Melbourne General Post Office

Commonwealth of Australia Offices

Manchester Unity Building

Century Building

Carlow House

Ross House

ANZ Gothic Bank

Former Mail Exchange

367 Collins Street

422 Collins Street

388 Little Bourke Street

St Vincents Health Fitzroy Campus



St Vincents Health Kew Campus

St Patricks Cathedral

George Hotel St Kilda



Brunswick Town Hall

Xavier College Chapel

Barragunda Cape Schanck

St Vincents Health Melbourne

Ross House Association



Falkinger Andronis


Lovell Chen