Offspring Interiors: Billie's House

Published: 23 August 2017

Offspring, season 7, channel ten

Offspring is shot on location in real, lived-in homes that the art department tailor’s to each character’s personality and style. Production designer Carrie Kennedy dishes on Offspring’s abodes

Offspring, season 7, channel ten

In real life, Billie and Brody’s house is a lovely family home with active teenage kids, a gorgeous old dog called Bear, and a swimming pool. We loved the unusual floor plan and the see-through staircase, and the interesting textured walls and different surfaces create great backdrops for the characters.

Offspring, season 7, channel ten

To make it our own, we painted walls and the front door to give it a pop of typical Billie colour.

Offspring, season 7, channel ten

As Billie’s house, we don’t reveal to the audience that there is a pool, instead disguising this with greenery.

Offspring, season 7, channel ten

Brody and baby Bob live with Billie, so there is evidence of them in the house.

Offspring, season 7, channel ten

Mick is still in London so there are photos of him, but no more of his musical instruments, which used to clutter Billie and Mick's old house. In Season 6, Billie had just moved in. Now we’re in Season 7, the house is so much more "lived in" and established as Billie and Brody's home with newborn baby Bob.

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