Master Builders strives to be the preferred commentator and information source for building and construction industry issues within Queensland. Faced with the challenges of communicating the complexities of the building and construction industry to the community and industry, we pride ourselves on consistently delivering a united voice on behalf of our members and the broader industry.

Bidwell to navigate builders through stormy waters

Paul Bidwell will step up as CEO of Master Builders Queensland, following more than 12 years with the association, eight of those as Deputy CEO.

17 May 2022

Galvin to leave builders with solid foundations for the future

After almost nine years at the helm of Queensland’s peak building and construction industry body, Grant Galvin will step down as CEO of Master Builders Queensland.

16 March 2022

Master Builders donates $1 million towards MATES suicide prevention

Every year 190 Australians working in the construction industry take their own lives. This means we lose a construction worker every second day to suicide.

11 March 2022

Homeowners stare down rising costs to build their dream home

As construction costs grow at the fastest rate in 12 years and housing affordability drops to record lows, looming changes to the NCC 2022 don’t bode well for builders or homeowners.

25 February 2022

Board reaches decision on BUSSQ

Impasse at BUSSQ resolved: The CFMEU and Master Builders Queensland are pleased to confirm that they have worked together to resolve their differences regarding the BUSSQ Board.

24 February 2022

Murky waters before tide swings for building

CHALLENGING and interesting times are ahead for Queensland’s residential builders in the face of strong demand, continued trade and materials shortages and the impact of the current COVID-19 wave.

21 February 2022

Time to honour builders who have gone above and beyond

It’s time to honour their quality craftmanship and hard work in the Master Builders Housing & Construction Awards 2022.

16 February 2022

Board won't be rushed by union muscle

The Master Builders Queensland Board won’t be coerced by today’s impromptu CFMEU march, targeting Master Builders Queensland offices in Spring Hill.

8 February 2022

Master Builders to donate $1 million dividend back to the industry

Master Builders Queensland has received a $1 million dividend as a shareholder of Construction Income Protection Limited (CIPL), with the full amount to be donated to organisations dealing directly with construction industry issues in the new year.

17 December 2021

Queensland builders go above and beyond at 2021 Awards

A TRIO of luxury beachfront residential towers, a sprawling home that could be mistaken for an exclusive resort, and a stunning Scandinavian-style family residence have come up trumps at the 2021 Master Builders Queensland Housing & Construction Awards.

13 November 2021

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