Planning and Design for
Natural and Cultural Places

Combining experience with creativity to design solutions which help communities to reach their eco-tourism and sustainability goals.

Preserving and Protecting Sensitive Natural Places

SAJE Consulting provides advice on sustainable tourism planning and design for ethical community use of sensitive natural places to ensure their protection and preservation, while enabling people to enjoy unique wilderness destinations.

Making Sustainable Tourism Happen

SAJE Consulting’s tourism planning and design services are focused on ensuring new developments contribute to the repair and enhancement of natural and built environments.
We assist you to create memorable and sustainable places for people to explore for many generations to come.

Services We Offer

We offer a wide range of planning and development services, get in touch to discuss your challenge

Alistair Henchman

Owner and Director of SAJE Consulting

Alistair Henchman started SAJE Consulting in 2012 to assist communities and business achieve their development goals while respecting and enhancing the environment in which they live and work. Alistair is a Registered Planner with a Master of Planning and Bachelor of Architecture. He draws on more than 30 years’ experience in senior roles in government and the industry.

Alistair is focussed on using every new development to improve the livelihoods of residents and create a better natural environment for all. And he is inspired by the deep connection traditional owners have with Country. Alistair combines strategic thinking and problem-solving capabilities with extensive experience in governance, leadership, planning and program management and technical knowledge across the design and construction sector, conservation and land management, and tourism development. He is also deeply committed to helping clients contribute to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in ways that are achievable and relevant to their community and mission. Alistair has undertaken studies through the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network including on the “The Age of Sustainable Development”, “Sustainable Cities”, “Macroeconomics for Sustainable Development” and “Nature-based Solutions for Disaster and Climate Resilience”.
In the projects that I work with Alistair on, he quickly zeroes in on the required strategies and implementation mechanisms for the better future management of that place or issue.



Geoff Ashley
Ashley Built Heritage
Alistair is a great consultant...strategic, quick and great insights. Any project he works on is done with efficiency, great ideas and action oriented to meet a client needs.



Janet Mackay
TRC Tourism
Alistair is a skilful project manager able to work with and communicate with people at all levels. His range of skills is wide and his knowledge is deep - he researches, remembers and applies. He is one of the best managers and colleagues I have had the pleasure of working with.
Rob Staples
Staples and Associates

Our Experience

Working locally, nationally and internationally SAJE Consulting has successfully delivered over 300 projects.

Below are just some of the organisations and places we have helped plan and design sustainable tourism experiences over the past 30 years.

Memberships and Affiliations

Board Member
Registered Planner
Commission Member

Ready to Get Started?

If you’re ready to take the next steps with your sustainable tourism or community project or not sure what to do next, we’re here to help guide you. Get in touch and get started today.

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