Working on interesting things with interesting people.

BlackYARD is home to the businesses of Greig and Carmen Blackler – BlackYARD Engineering and BlackYARD Consulting – and to BlackYARD Racing, where they spend their downtime. The BlackYARD Group has offices in Wellington and Wānaka.


Electrical engineers skilled in architectural lighting, the BlackYARD Engineering team love creating interesting and energy-efficient solutions that meet clients’ commercial, operational and social/ethical requirements. At the core of our business is the partnerships that we have with our clients.


Independent strategy and management consultant, Carmen Blackler, has a reputation for strategic foresight, effective planning and delivery, and an ability to deal with complexity. She has a passion for identifying opportunities and improvements.


BlackYARD Racing supports sporting activities and team events that encourage being outdoors, sharing experiences, having fun and creating memories. The Blackers and their extended whānau enjoy competing in interesting and challenging events and supporting those with a social good component.