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.

Drop the gloom and let our regions boom

NEWLY released data paints a gloomy picture of the situation faced by regional Queensland communities as building approvals drop 6.9 per cent in 12 months.

12 December 2018

Queensland builders win big at National Awards

THE BEST of Queensland building and construction was on display at the 2018 Master Builders National Excellence in Building and Construction Awards in Adelaide on the weekend.

26 November 2018

Waste levy increase to hit first home buyers hard

THE QUEENSLAND Government’s waste levy announcement is another cost for building and will directly impact new home builders in regional Queensland.

20 November 2018

Regional Queensland bears brunt of falling building numbers

THINGS are going from bad to worse for regional Queensland as the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics reveal another fall in building approvals across the state.

8 November 2018

End of Boost brings dark days for Regional Queensland

REGIONAL builders say demand for new homes is waning as the loss of the $5K Boost to the First Home Owners’ Grant pushes home ownership out of reach.

8 November 2018

Regional Queensland hit hard by rising unemployment

WORSENING unemployment rates in parts of regional Queensland confirm the need to bring back the boost to the First Home Owners’ Grant.

31 October 2018

Industry struggles amid changes to First Home Owners’ Grant

REGIONAL BUILDING approval figures released recently by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, back our call to bring back the boost to the First Home Owners’ Grant.

16 October 2018

Celebrating the builders who build Queensland

A WORLD-CLASS, one-of-a-kind tourist attraction in the state’s north, and a European-inspired mansion in the south have taken top honours at this year’s Queensland Housing & Construction Awards.

12 October 2018

Far North Queensland builders awarded for ‘extremely impressive’ projects

FROM one of the country’s most unique attractions, to sustainable living options and contemporary designs, this year’s Far North Queensland Master Builders Housing & Construction Awards winners brought building and project visions to life.

25 August 2018

North Queensland delivers a wave of talent

FROM world-class entertainment resorts and education facility upgrades, to resort-style homes and modern sanctuaries, this year’s North Queensland Master Builders Housing & Construction Awards winners have showcased what’s great about living in the state’s north.

24 August 2018

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