• 1995: The Prop House was officially established in McLachlan St, Fortitude Valley. This was also the year that TPH styled its first large-scale themed event at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.
  • 1998: The Prop House grew and relocated to Merivale St. This is where Jano merged her first business “Jano Themist Extraordinaire” and The Prop House together.
  • 1999 & 2004: The Prop House was contracted to design and style two major precinct launches in Brisbane. North Lakes and Portside Wharf in Hamilton.


  • 2005: The ever-growing company relocated to its third home at The Church on Cordelia St.
  • 2010: After many happy and successful years in South Brisbane, The Prop House found its 4th home in Vulture Street, Woolloongabba.
  • 2011: The year of the floods. Devastatingly, thousands of homes and businesses were impacted by the intensity of the flooding, including The Prop House. Luckily, our team and community pulled together, spending months rebuilding the damages caused throughout our warehouse in Montague Road.
  • 2012: A new business was born in-house. VM+ joined The Prop House family as its Visual Merchandising sister. Experts in curating innovative displays and activations, for retail precincts and commercial Christmas Design and Installations.
  • 2013: The Prop House designed and installed the famous Queen St Mall’s Christmas decorations for families and shoppers to enjoy.


  • 2015: The Prop House celebrated 20 years in business. To commemorate this landmark the Colour Book was printed.
  • 2018: Noticing a gap in the market for luxe Christmas foliage and decorations in SE QLD, CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS BRISBANE as established. An online customer platform as well as a seasonal showroom for the festive months.  Within the same year, The Prop House styled the Athlete’s Village for the 2018 Commonwealth Games at the Gold Coast.
  • 2022: Moving leaps and bounds, The Prop House and it’s sisters VM+ and Christmas decorations Brisbane out grew its Vulture St home and settled into its biggest premises (1500sqm) yet in the heart of Coorparoo.
  • 2023: the year The Prop House and VM+ merge, becoming Brisbane’s ultimate powerhouse for Events, Activations and Christmas – THE PROP HOUSE COLLECTIVE was born.