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.

Modern family homes at new display village in Flagstone

A new display village, designed for growing families has opened in Flagstone.

16 November 2023

Queensland building approvals down as construction times blow out

The latest dwelling approvals show new home construction is falling well short of the homes needed to meet Queensland’s housing needs.

14 November 2023

Queensland builders showcase excellence at 2023 Awards

A spectacular equestrian homestead, a luxury Brisbane home and a landmark government building took top honours at the Master Builders Queensland 2023 Housing & Construction Awards.

14 October 2023

Glass half full as Minister delays energy efficiency changes

Master Builders has welcomed the delay of the energy efficiency changes to the construction Code, however, is disappointed the Queensland Government is forging ahead with the other significant changes in just over a week.

19 September 2023

Is red tape holding us back?

In the current economic climate, with the industry still working through trade and materials shortages and cost hikes, is the National Cabinet’s housing target of 1.2 million homes in five years and the requirements of a 2032 Olympic Games actually achievable?

11 September 2023

Spotlight shines on Wide Bay Burnett builders

From beautifully renovated buildings and stylish retail spaces to beachside abodes and modern apartments, the Master Builders Wide Bay Burnett 2023 Housing & Construction Awards showed off superb craftsmanship and innovation.

19 August 2023

Iconic projects take centre stage at Sunshine Coast Awards

From leisure facilities and retail fitouts to seaside mansions and iconic apartments, this year's Sunshine Coast Master Builders 2023 Housing & Construction Awards showed off superb craftsmanship and innovation.

18 August 2023

Are housing summit targets a pipe dream?

Another two liquidations rocked the building industry last week, showing the industry is still working through the fall-out of the COVID-19 pandemic and associated trade and materials shortages and cost hikes.

17 August 2023

Builders fighting to keep the Queensland building dream alive

As Queenslanders stare down the barrel of a worsening housing crisis, the cost to build a home in Queensland will rise on 1 October 2023.

13 August 2023

Mackay & Whitsunday builders raise the roof at 2023 Awards

From much-needed community facilities and retail projects to beautiful family homes and seaside abodes, the Master Builders Mackay & Whitsunday 2023 Housing & Construction Awards showed off craftsmanship and stylish detail in construction.

12 August 2023

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