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.

BIF review reveals true cost of PBAs

THE state government’s recent response to the Building Industry Fairness (BIF) legislation review provides some much-needed clarity but fails to answer fundamental questions about the effectiveness of the Project Bank Accounts (PBAs) regime or address the true costs to the building industry.

3 December 2019

New manager to bring fresh perspective to North Queensland

BUILDERS, trade contractors and apprentices in North Queensland have a new representative and voice for the region.

3 December 2019

Queensland builders win big at 2019 National Awards

THE BEST of Queensland building and construction dominated at the 2019 Master Builders National Excellence in Building & Construction Awards in Kata Tjuta National Park, Uluru on the weekend.

27 November 2019

Celebrating the champions of Queensland’s construction

THE FIRST five star hotel built in Brisbane for over 20 years, a magnificent rural retreat nestled in the Sunshine Coast hinterland and a Brisbane home that pushes the boundaries of affordability have taken top honours at this year’s Master Builders Queensland Housing & Construction Awards.

4 November 2019

Hundreds to flock to Yarrabilba as Master Builders unveils new display village

PACK up the car, load the kids and strap in for a fantastic day out - Queensland’s most anticipated display village, Yarrabilba, is opening this weekend and you’re invited.

1 November 2019

Regional building approvals lead the way

AS one of the state’s largest employers, when construction and building shows a down-turn, this can have immediate and dramatic effects on local communities.

29 October 2019

Builder education plan gets Ministerial tick of approval

Master Builders proposed plan to ‘Raise the bar’ and improve education and knowledge in emerging Queensland builders was given the nod by Minister Mick de Brenni and his Ministerial Construction Council (MCC) yesterday.

4 September 2019

Commercial sector figures drop to lowest in a decade

ITS OFFICIAL, the outlook is grim and getting grimmer as building numbers continue to slide to a rock bottom low with no rescue line insight.

30 August 2019

QBuild resurrection could cost industry

Master Builders has major reservations with the Queensland Government’s recent announcement that it will rebuild QBuild citing concerns with the commerciality of the decision.

27 August 2019

Far North Queensland’s best builders shine

CAIRNS showcased excellence and innovation at this year’s Master Builders Far North Queensland Housing & Construction Awards, with an abundance of exciting homes, projects and people receiving awards.

26 August 2019

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