About Us


Steve Thompson has 3 decades of diverse planning experience in the public and private sectors. This includes executive level planning roles with regionally based local governments, working in the State Government, international project management experience, working with large multi-disciplinary teams on major development and planning initiatives, but also individually undertaking small bespoke projects.  Since 2008, Steve has headed up Edge Planning & Property. Steve brings a great depth of planning knowledge and experience to all projects, particularly within regional Western Australia.

Steve is a Registered Planner of the Planning Institute of Australia who holds a Bachelor of Arts (Urban & Regional Studies), Honours, a Master of Business Administration and a Certificate in Real Estate and Business Agents Studies.

Corinne’s background was primarily in teaching and as a librarian, with postgraduate qualifications in Information Science. Corinne has worked with Edge Planning & Property since 2008 and undertakes research, administration and assists with project management.

Government Exposure

Edge Planning & Property have significant experience working with local and State Government agencies as both consultant and employee, and intimate working knowledge of government planning and development processes. Working relationships with many government agencies and authorities can be drawn upon.  The knowledge and relationships assist to provide better outcomes.

Supporting the Community

Edge Planning & Property has an on-going commitment in giving back to the community by supporting a range of local, national and international not-for-profit organisations. These organisations assist people and communities through providing practical support, hope and creating sustainable and healthy communities.

Some of the organisations we support include:

  • Foodbank WA
  • Alta-1
  • The Salvation Army
  • YouthCARE
  • Compassion
  • Hagar Australia
  • Fresh Start
  • Shalom House
  • Albany Community Foundation

Regionally Based

Edge Planning & Property, based in Albany, comprises of Steve and Corinne Thompson.  While based in the Great Southern, we work throughout Western Australia from the Kimberley to Esperance. This includes working in the South West, Wheatbelt, Goldfields, Mid-West, Gascoyne, Pilbara, Peel and Perth regions

Our Team



Senior Partner