The Nature Group (TNG), formerly Ken McLachlan Landscapes, is a professional landscaping and construction service that takes pride in delivery high-end outdoor landscapes across Melbourne, Victoria.

Ken McLachlan, head of The Nature Group, offers a team that dedicates their efforts from concept development to installation and maintenance to ensure the outdoor creation becomes part of the client’s home and life experience with visual, tactile and sensory inclusions.

Over its 20years, the business has developed a strong reputation for positive customer experiences, innovative designs and quality outcomes to suit individual needs and design styles. When working with Ken McLachlan’s team, you work with a qualified ensemble of experienced landscapers and horticulturalists.

At The Nature Group, we’ll endeavour to uphold our high level of professionalism and excellence in the residential and large property markets including inner suburban settings through to acreage of various climates.

The Process

TNG can work with an existing design or create a landscape design to suit your needs.

  • Once a design has been established, Ken McLachlan will go over your plans onsite and discuss the requirements to suit your space and climate and provide advice as needed.
  • This is followed by a detailed quote which Ken invests his time to breakdown the construction elements and ensure a quality outcome for each stage.
  • Ken will project-manage your entire outdoor construction and ensure you are updated throughout the journey.

Our clients will experience honesty, integrity, and professionalism throughout the project which allows them to embrace their outdoor living after completion.


The Nature Group is a full-service landscaping and construction team that relish the journey to deliver high-end and bespoke outdoor designs.


Enjoy perusing through our portfolio that shows our versatile projects of various designs and materials and capabilities in landscaping and construction. You can also see our list of landscape service inclusions on our Services page.