Peter Shaw is the creative director of Ocean Road Landscaping, an award-winning business specialising in the design, building and care of gardens based in Anglesea. Peter founded the business in 1995 with his wife, Simone Shaw. Their practice has a considered approach to constructing gardens that complement their local environment along the Great Ocean Road, Geelong and the Surf Coast of Victoria. From living, walking and working on coastal environments, he developed a love of plants and gardening by the sea. Shaw shares his unique knowledge of coastal gardening through running workshops on developing gardens, and giving public lectures on landscaping in bushfire areas, landscape design and garden building. He lives in Anglesea with Simone and their four children, Jarred, Matthew, Gabrielle and Rosie. Peter is the author of Soulscape: Connecting Gardens to Landscape.