2022 Mackay & Whitsunday Housing & Construction Awards Winners

Mackay came to life on Saturday, 13 August as the Entertainment and Convention Centre hosted the biggest building and construction names at the annual ceremony. Local builders showcased excellence and innovation at this year’s Master Builders Mackay & Whitsunday Housing & Construction Awards, with exciting homes, projects and people receiving awards. Read the 2022 round up here.

2022 WINNER GALLERY

Major awards

Individual awards

Specialty awards

Housing awards

Construction awards

Previous Mackay & Whitsunday award winners

2021 Mackay & Whitsunday winners

From stunning acreage masterpieces to enviable coastal homes, Mackay & Whitsundays builders proved why they’re the best in the business at the 2021 Housing & Construction Awards. Master Builders Queensland was thrilled to welcome a live crowd to the event at the Mackay Convention Centre on Saturday, 14 August 2021. Read the 2021 Mackay & Whitsunday round up here.

Read the 2021 Excellence in Building Mackay & Whitsunday magazine

*Items noted in bold with an asterisk were winners at the Master Builders 2021 Queensland Housing & Construction Awards

Major awards

  • President's Award – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Marcoola 209 (Shoal Point)
  • Project of the Year – Woollam Constructions for Ozcare Mackay (West Mackay)
  • House of the Year – Urban Trend Construction for Indochine House (Erakala)

Individual awards

  • Apprentice of the Year – Liam Byrne from Mark Quinn Building Pty Ltd
  • Rising Star – Dustin Reuss from DNA Building Services
  • Women in Building – Carrie Williams from Hamilton Island Constructions No. 1 Pty Ltd
  • The Ken & Nola Clark Perpetual Award for Quality Workmanship – Greene Homes Whitsunday Pty Ltd for Stone Chatelaine (Preston)
  • Residential Trade Contractor of the Year – Sarina Carpentry for Zero to Hero (Walkerston)
  • Commercial Trade Contractor of the Year – Coral Coast Plastering Pty Ltd for North Mackay Lookout (Mackay)

Specialty awards

  • Best Residential Bathroom – Urban Trend Constructions Australia Pty Ltd for White House (Slade Point)
  • Best Residential Kitchen – Urban Trend Constructions Australia Pty Ltd for White House (Slade Point)
  • Best Residential Swimming Pool – Urban Trend Constructions Australia Pty Ltd for Indochine House (Erakala)

Housing awards

  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project up to $275,000 – Cheshire Homes for Highview Renovation (Farleigh)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project from $275,000 up to $575,000 – Modure Constructions Pty Ltd for Townley Family Home (Deveraux Creek)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project from $575,000 up to $1 million – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for The Beach House Eimeo (Eimeo)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project over $1 million – Urban Trend Constructions Australia Pty Ltd for White House (Slade Point)
  • Display Home from $250,000 up to $350,000 – The Reef Properties Pty Ltd for THE KYLIE ANN (Beaconsfield)
  • Display Home from $350,000 up to $450,000 – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Kirkby 257 (Richmond)
  • Display Home from $450,000 up to $550,000 – GJ Gardner Homes Mackay for Beachmere 291 Display (Richmond)
  • Display Home over $551,000 – GJ Gardner Homes Whitsunday for Palm Cove (Cannon Valley)
  • Individual Home from $250,000 up to $350,000 – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Marcoola 209 (Shoal Point)
  • Individual Home from $350,000 up to $450,000 – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Waddells (Richmond)
  • Individual Home from $450,000 up to $550,000 – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Mercy (Mackay)
  • Individual Home from $650,000 up to $750,000 – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Como 412 (Richmond)
  • Individual Home from $750,000 up to $950,000 – Leith Mitchell Builder for Botanica (Woodwark)
  • Individual Home from $950,000 up to $1.25 million – Urban Trend Construction for Indochine House (Erakala)
  • Individual Home from $1.25 million up to $2 million – Coastal Edge Constructions for Ocean Edge (Airlie Beach)
  • Best Use of Sloping Sites – Leith Mitchell Builder for Botanica (Woodwark)
  • Best Use of Steel Frame Housing – Leith Mitchell Builder for Botanica (Woodwark)
  • Medium Density up to 3 Storeys – 2 to 5 Dwellings – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Karwin (Andergrove)
  • Excellence in Sustainable Living – Greene Homes Whitsunday Pty Ltd for Stone Chatelaine (Preston)

Construction awards

  • Education Facilities up to $10 million – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Holy Spirit College (Mount Pleasant)
  • Sporting Facilities – Knights Construction Company Pty Ltd for Mackay Basketball Inc Corporate Grandstand (South Mackay)
  • Community Service Facilities – Crusade Developments Pty Ltd for Queens Park Revitalisation Project (East Mackay)
  • Community Accommodation for Aged Care and Nursing Homes – Woollam Constructions for Ozcare Mackay (West Mackay)*
  • Tourism and Leisure Facilities up to $10 million – Hamilton Island Constructions No. 1 Pty Ltd for Hamilton Island Beach Pavilion (Hamilton Island)
  • Commercial Building from $5 million up to $50 million – Hutchinson Builders for Proserpine Administration Building, Disaster Coordination Centre and Climate Change Innovation Hub (Proserpine)
  • Industrial Building up to $5 million – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Resources Centre of Excellence (Paget)
  • Refurbishment/Renovation up to $750,000 – Red Emperor Constructions for Collinsville Reservoir Roof Renewals (Collinsville)

2020 Mackay & Whitsunday winners

Local builders have proven their mettle when it comes to embracing – and often overcoming the challenges posed by – the region’s stunning and unique environment, at the 2020 Master Builders Mackay & Whitsunday Housing & Construction Awards, livestreamed to an at-home audience on Friday, 14 August 2020. Read the 2020 Mackay & Whitsunday round up here.

Major awards

  • President's Award – Executive Living Homes Pty Ltd for Parkedge Abode (Richmond)
  • Project of the Year – Paynters Pty Ltd for Airlie Beach Foreshore Revitalisation Project (Airlie Beach)
  • House of the Year – Red Emperor Constructions for Beacons (Airlie Beach)

Specialty awards

  • Best Residential Bathroom – Greene Homes Whitsunday Pty Ltd for Hamptons on the Hill (Airlie Beach)
  • Best Residential Kitchen – Brad Kirkpatrick Builder Pty Ltd for Hampton's Charm (Richmond)
  • Best Residential Swimming Pool – Greene Homes Whitsunday Pty Ltd for Hamptons on the Hill (Airlie Beach)

Individual awards

  • Commercial Trade Contractor of the Year – Gangemi Cabinet Makers Pty Ltd for Proserpine SHS New Learning Centre (Proserpine)
  • Ken & Nola Clark Perpetual Award for Quality Workmanship – Shaun A Moppett from Shaun Moppett Builders (Woodwark)
  • Women in Building – Alicia Kelly from Moloko Homes (Cannonvale)

Housing awards

  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project up to $275,000 – Mycore Constructions Pty Ltd for Royal Reno (Glenella)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project $276,000 – $575,000 – Urban Trend Constructions Australia Pty Ltd for Downing Residence (Ooralea)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project over $1 million – Red Emperor Constructions for Mediterranean House (Hamilton Island)
  • Display Home $251,000 – $350,000 – Paul Mason Constructions for PMC Display Home (Rural View)
  • Individual Home up to $250,000 – Jorgensen Builders Pty Ltd for Giumellis 148 (Hampden)
  • Individual Home $251,000 – $350,000 – Executive Living Homes Pty Ltd for Parkedge Abode (Richmond)
  • Individual Home $351,000 – $450,000 – Jorgensen Builders Pty Ltd for Giumellis 312 (Hampden)
  • Individual Home $451,000 – $550,000 – Red Emperor Constructions for Johnswood (Cannonvale)
  • Individual Home $551,000 – $650,000 – Moloko Homes Pty Ltd for The Palm Bay (Cannon Valley)
  • Individual Home $651,000 – $750,000 – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Ahern Project (Rural View)
  • Individual Home $751,000 – $950,000 – Greene Homes Whitsunday Pty Ltd for Hamptons on the Hill (Airlie Beach)
  • Individual Home $951,000 – $1.25 million – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Modified Como 449 (Richmond)
  • Individual Home $1.26 million – $2 million – Red Emperor Constructions for Beacons (Airlie Beach)
  • Best Use of Steel Frame Housing – Lindsay Bates Building for Valley View (Strathdickie)
  • Best Use of Sloping Sites – Red Emperor Constructions for Horizons (Airlie Beach)
  • Best Use of Timber – Rick Chelman Builder Pty Ltd for Crabhollow (Walkerston)
  • Excellence in Sustainable Living – Lowcock Builders Pty Ltd for Baxter Residence (Bowen)

Construction awards

  • Health Facilities up to $20 million – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Step Up Step Down (West Mackay)
  • Education Facilities up to $10 million – Mycore Constructions Pty Ltd for Mackay Christian College Pre-Prep (Slade Point)
  • Community Service Facilities – Paynters Pty Ltd for Airlie Beach Foreshore Revitalisation Project (Airlie Beach)
  • Tourism and Leisure Facilities over $10 million – Paynters Pty Ltd for Whitsunday Coast Airport Terminal Upgrade (Gunyarra)
  • Industrial Building over $5 million – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Followmont Transport (Paget)
  • Refurbishment/Renovation up to $750,000 – Lowcock Builders Pty Ltd for Paediatrics Ward & High Dependency Unit Upgrade, Bowen Hospital (Bowen)
  • Refurbishment/Renovation over $750,000 – Woollam Constructions for A Historic Refurbishment of 21 Sydney Street (Mackay)

2019 Mackay & Whitsunday winners

Idyllic mansions reflecting exotic lifestyles, world-class athletic facilities and stunning but affordable homes were all on show at the 2019 Mackay & Whitsunday Master Builders Housing & Construction Awards ceremony held at the Mackay Convention Centre on Saturday, 17 August 2019. Read the 2019 Mackay & Whitsunday round up here.

Read the 2019 Excellence in Building Mackay & Whitsunday magazine

Major awards

  • President's Award – Brad Kirkpatrick Builder Pty Ltd for Ashford (Richmond)
  • Project of the Year – Paynters Pty Ltd for Mackay Aquatic and Recreation Centre (Ooralea)
  • House of the Year – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for Papillon II (Airlie Beach)

Individual awards

  • Rising Star – Michael Cotter for Cotter Builders Pty Ltd
  • Apprentice of the Year – Peter Marshall for Local Building Maintenance Pty Ltd
  • Women in Building – Jodie McDonald for Hamilton Island Constructions No.1 Pty. Ltd
  • The Ken & Nola Clark Perpetual Award for Quality Workmanship – Greene Homes Whitsunday Pty Ltd for Sapphire Bay (Jubilee Pocket)
  • Residential Trade Contractor of the Year – Gangemi Cabinet Makers Pty Ltd for Funnel Bay Project (Funnel Bay)
  • Commercial Trade Contractor of the Year – J B's Elite Tiling for Floor and Wall Tiling of Harrup Park Refurbishment (South Mackay)

Specialty awards

  • Best Residential Bathroom – Airlie Beach Constructions Pty Ltd for Yangaro 1 (Funnel Bay)
  • Best Residential Kitchen – Jorgensen Builders Pty Ltd for Dunwold 444 (Gargett)
  • Best Residential Swimming Pool – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for Papillon II (Airlie Beach)

Housing awards

  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project up to $275,000 – Urban Trend Construction for Project Pineapple (Eimeo)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project $276,000 – $575,000 - Latitude 20 Homes Pty Ltd for The Farm House (Bowen)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project over $1 million – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for The Whitehouse (Hamilton Island)
  • Display Home $251,000-$350,000 – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd for The Panama 210 (Plantation Palms Estate)
  • Display Home $351,000-$450,000 – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Ella (Beaconsfield)
  • Individual Home up to $250,000 – Moloko Homes Pty Ltd for Cottage Design (Gregory River)
  • Individual Home $251,000 - $350,000 – Brad Kirkpatrick Builder Pty Ltd for Ashford (Richmond)
  • Individual Home $351,000 - $450,000 – Cotter Builders Pty Ltd for Stellajean Residence (Alligator Creek)
  • Individual Home $451,000 - $550,000 – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Oakenden Residence (Oakenden)
  • Individual Home $551,000 - $650,000 – Brad Kirkpatrick Builder Pty Ltd for Oakview (Richmond)
  • Individual Home $651,000 - $750,000 – Jorgensen Builders Pty Ltd for Dunwold 444 (Gargett)
  • Individual Home $751,000 - $950,000 – Latitude 20 Homes Pty Ltd for The Bootooloo 470 (Bowen)
  • Individual Home $951,000 - $1.25 million – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Binnington Sands (East Mackay)
  • Individual Home $1.26 million – $2 million – Airlie Beach Constructions Pty Ltd for Yangaro 1 (Funnel Bay)
  • Individual Home over $2 million – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for Papillon II (Airlie Beach)
  • Best Use of Sloping Sites – Urban Trend Construction for Botanica Residence (Woodwark)
  • Best Use of Steel Frame Housing – Urban Trend Construction for Freshwater Point Residence (Freshwater Point)
  • Medium Density up to 3 Storeys - 2 to 5 Dwellings – Executive Living Homes Pty Ltd for Illuka Park Residences (East Mackay)
  • Medium Density up to 3 storeys - over 5 Dwellings – Cumberland Constructions for Elementa Resort (Airlie Beach)

Construction awards

  • Education Facilities up to $10 million – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for St Brendan's Stage 3 (Rural View)
  • Education Facilities over $10 million – F K Gardner & Sons Pty Ltd for Mackay Northern Beaches State High School Performing Arts Centre (Rural View)
  • Sporting Facilities up to $10 Million – Woollam Constructions for Mackay Showgrounds Grandstand and Equestrian Arena (Mackay)
  • Sporting Facilities over $10 Million – Paynters Pty Ltd for Mackay Aquatic and Recreation Centre (Ooralea)
  • Community Service Facilities – TP Aquatic Constructions for Proserpine Water Park (Proserpine)
  • Community Accommodation for Aged Care and Nursing Homes – Paynters Pty Ltd for Murroona Gardens Aged Care (Bowen)
  • Tourism and Leisure Facilities up to $10 million – Leith Mitchell for Freedom Shores - Boat Bungalows (Woodwark)
  • Industrial Building up to $5 million – F K Gardner & Sons Pty Ltd for Whitsunday Foodservice Facility (Cannonvale)
  • Refurbishment/Renovation up to $750,000 – Lowcock Builders Pty Ltd for St Mary’s Catholic School - Prep Room & Administration Upgrade (Bowen)
  • Refurbishment/Renovation over $750,000 – Lowcock Builders Pty Ltd for Whitsunday Regional Council Chambers Restoration Project (Bowen)
  • Best Rural and Remote Construction – Hutchinson Builders for Grosvenor Complex Shade Structure Replacement (Moranbah)
  • Excellence in Energy Efficiency and Environmental Management – Vassallo Constructions Pty Ltd for Shoal Point Waters - Lake and Park Precinct (Shoal Point)

2018 Mackay & Whitsunday winners

The Mackay Convention Centre played host to the annual Master Builders 2018 Mackay & Whitsunday Housing & Construction Awards ceremony on Saturday, August 18 2018, where some of the Mackay & Whitsunday region’s biggest industry names were recognised. Read the 2018 Mackay & Whitsunday round up here.

Read the 2018 Excellence in Building Mackay & Whitsunday magazine

Major awards

  • President's Award – Jorgensen Builders Pty Ltd for Hunter 245 (West Mackay)
  • Project of the Year – Leith Mitchell Builder for Northerlies at Freedom Shores (Woodwark)
  • House of the Year – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for The Cove (Airlie Beach)

Individual awards

  • Apprentice of the Year –Hayden Wright from Roebuck Designer Homes
  • Rising Star – Michael Peterson from Peto's Construction Pty Ltd
  • Women in Building – Jennifer Lowcock from Lowcock Builders Pty Ltd
  • The Ken & Nola Clark Perpetual Award for Quality Workmanship – Latitude 20 Homes Pty Ltd
  • Commercial Trade Contractor of the Year – Coral Coast Plastering for Bowen Police Station (Bowen)
  • Residential Trade Contractor of the Year – Gangemi Cabinet Makers Pty Ltd for Five Wave (Flame Tree)

Specialty awards

  • Best Residential Bathroom – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for Turtle Bay (Airlie Beach)
  • Best Residential Kitchen – Latitude 20 Homes Pty Ltd for Revolon Residence (Bowen)
  • Best Residential Swimming Pool – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for The Cove (Airlie Beach)

Housing awards

  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project up to $275,000 – Smith & Sons Renovations & Extensions Mackay North for Bridge Residence (Mackay)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project $276,000 – $575,000 – Urban Trend Constructions Australia Pty Ltd for Sunset Residence (Erakala)
  • Display Home $251,000 – $350,000 – JC Constructions (NQ) Pty Ltd for Nessa (Cannonavale)
  • Display Home $351,000 – $450,000 – Dixon Homes Mackay for Modified SC2005 (North Mackay)
  • Display Home $451,000 – $550,000 – GJ Gardner Homes Whitsunday for Somerset 306 (Cannon Valley)
  • Individual Home up to $250,000 – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Ravenswood 157 (Rural View)
  • Individual Home $251,000 – $350,000 – Jorgensen Builders Pty Ltd for Hunter 245 (West Mackay)
  • Individual Home $351,000 – $450,000 – Lindsay Bates Building Pty Ltd for Hydeaway Bay Haven (Hydeaway Bay)
  • Individual Home $451,000 – $550,000 – Executive Living Homes Pty Ltd for Botanical Abode (Ooralea)
  • Individual Home $551,000 – $650,000 – Jorgensen Builders Pty Ltd for Riverleigh 353 (North Mackay)
  • Individual Home $651,000 – $750,000 – Moggy's Developments Pty Ltd for Logan 387 (Erakala)
  • Individual Home $751,000 - $950,000 – Executive Living Homes Pty Ltd for Curved Abode (Alligator Creek)
  • Individual Home $951,000 – $1.25 million – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for The Cove (Airlie Beach)
  • Individual Home $1.26 million – $2 million – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for Marina Views (Airlie Beach)
  • Medium Density up to 3 Storeys – 2 to 5 Dwellings – Moloko Homes Pty Ltd for The Jessamine Duplex (Cannonvale)
  • Best Use of Sloping Sites – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for Turtle Bay (Airlie Beach)
  • Best Use of Steel Frame Housing – Greene Homes Whitsunday Pty Ltd for Dingo Beach Holiday House (Dingo Beach)
  • Best Heritage Renovation – Dixon Homes Mackay for The Patrick (North Mackay)

Construction awards

  • Health Facilities up to $20 million – Roebuck Designer Homes Pty Ltd for Grays Chiropractic & Wellness (Ooralea)
  • Education Facilities up to $10 million – Zined Group for Mercy College - Library Redevelopment (Mackay)
  • Community Service Facilities – Woollam Constructions for Mackay Fire Station (Mackay)
  • Retail Facilities up to $5 million – Leith Mitchell Builder for Northerlies at Freedom Shores (Woodwark)
  • Tourism and Leisure Facilities up to $10 million – Leith Mitchell Builder for Northerlies at Freedom Shores (Woodwark)
  • Commercial Building up to $5 million – Leith Mitchell Builder for Northerlies at Freedom Shores (Woodwark)
  • Industrial Building over $5 million – FKG Group for Moranbah Resource Recovery Centre (Moranbah)
  • Refurbishment/Renovation up to $750,000 – MyCore Constructions Pty Ltd for Seabreeze Hotel Extension (Slade Point)
  • Refurbishment/Renovation over $750,000 – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for St Francis Xavier Catholic Primary School Block B Refurbishment (West Mackay)

2017 Mackay & Whitsunday winners

See the 2017 Awards ceremony pictures here.

Read the 2017 Excellence in Building Mackay & Whitsunday magazine

Major awards

  • President's Award – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Kirkby 246 Display
  • Project of the Year – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Dudley Denny City Library
  • House of the Year – Urban Trend Construction for Denman Avenue Residence

Individual awards

  • Apprentice of the Year – Oliver Annear from Moloko Homes Pty Ltd
  • Rising Star – Nathan Cheshire from Cheshire Homes
  • Women in Building – Megan Mill from Urban Trend Construction
  • The Ken & Nola Clark Perpetual Award for Quality Workmanship – Lindsay Bates Building Pty Ltd for Mandalay Heights
  • Commercial Trade Contractor of the Year – Coral Coast Plastering for Better Vet Clinic
  • Residential Trade Contractor of the Year – Gangemi Cabinet Makers Pty Ltd for North Gregory Homestead

Specialty awards

  • Best Residential Bathroom – Urban Trend Construction for Denman Avenue Residence
  • Best Residential Kitchen – Zined Property Services Pty Ltd for IVY VILLAS
  • Best Residential Swimming Pool – Carle Parkhill for Denman's Pool

Housing awards

  • Display Home up to $250,000 – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd for The Mandalay 185
  • Display Home $251,000 - $350,000 – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Kirkby 246 Display
  • Display Home $351,000 - $450,000 – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd for The Metropolitan 260
  • Individual Home $251,000 - $350,000 – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Logan Residence
  • Individual Home $351,000 - $450,000 – Lindsay Bates Building Pty Ltd for Mandalay Heights
  • Individual Home $451,000 - $550,000 – Greene Homes Whitsunday Pty Ltd for Gregory River Homestead
  • Individual Home $551,000 - $650,000 – Moloko Homes Pty Ltd for Botanica Estate
  • Individual Home $651,000 - 750,000 – Russell J Seymour for Orkney 3
  • Individual Home $1.26 million - $2 million – Urban Trend Construction for Denman Avenue Residence
  • Best use of Sloping Sites – McNeill Building for Harris
  • Best Use of Steel Frame Housing – McNeill Building
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project up to $275,000 – Barry Green Pty Ltd for B & E Best Home
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project $276,000 - $575,000 – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Barnes Project
  • Medium Density up to 3 Storeys – 2 to 5 Dwellings – Zined Property Services Pty Ltd for IVY VILLAS
  • Medium Density up to 3 storeys – over 5 Dwellings or multiple class 1 dwellings – Cumberland Constructions for Elementa Project

Construction awards

  • Health Facilities up to $20 million – Crusade Developments Pty Ltd for Carlyle St Health Facility
  • Education Facilities up to $10 million – Woollam Constructions for Cannonvale State School Junior Learning Centre
  • Sporting Facilities – F K Gardner & Sons Pty Ltd for Mirani Multipurpose Hall
  • Tourism and Leisure Facilities up to $10 million – Seamer Constructions Pty Ltd for Heart Hotel Whitsundays
  • Commercial Building up to $5 million – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Better Pet Vets
  • Community Accommodation for Aged Care and Nursing Homes – Woollam Constructions for Francis of Assisi Nursing Home
  • Refurbishment/Renovation up to $2 million – Industrial Construction & Maintenance Pty Ltd for Bowen Post Office
  • Refurbishment/Renovation over $2 million – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for Dudley Denny City Library

2016 Mackay & Whitsunday winners

Major awards

  • President's Award – The Reef Properties Pty Ltd for The Daintree (Beaconsfield)
  • Project of the Year – Paynter Dixon Queensland Pty Ltd for Kerrisdale Gardens, Mackay (Beaconsfield)
  • House of the Year – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for Kahala (Hamilton Island)
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Individual awards

  • Rising Star – Matthew Vella from Executive Living Homes Pty Ltd
  • Women in Building – Madison Strutynski from Tempus Design Studio Pty Ltd
  • The Ken & Nola Clark Perpetual Award for Quality Workmanship – Gary Molloy Constructions Pty Ltd (Airlie Beach)
  • Residential Trade Contractor of the Year – Gangemi Cabinet Makers Pty Ltd for The Whitsundays (Airlie Beach)
  • Commercial Trade Contractor of the Year – Coral Coast Plastering for Emmanual Catholic Primary School Library (Mt Pleasant)

Specialty awards

  • Best Residential Bathroom – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for Kahala (Hamilton Island)
  • Best Residential Kitchen – Gary Molloy Constructions Pty Ltd (Airlie Beach)
  • Best Residential Swimming Pool – Matt Murphy Pty Ltd for Andrew Drive (Dumbleton)

Housing awards

  • Display Home up to $250,000 – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Ravenswood Display (Rural View)
  • Display Home $251,000 – $300,000 – Moloko Homes Pty Ltd for Palm Bay 2 Design – Cannon Valley Rise Estate (Cannon Valley)
  • Display Home $301,000 – $350,000 – The Reef Properties Pty Ltd for The Daintree (Beaconsfield)
  • Individual Home up to $250,000 –Hotondo Homes Mackay for Modified Ravenswood Design (Rural View)
  • Individual Home $251,000 – $350,000 – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Marcoola Design (Rural View)
  • Individual Home $351,000 – $450,000 – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd for Custom Home – Wood (East Mackay)
  • Individual Home $451,000 – $550,000 – Executive Living Homes Pty Ltd for Marian
  • Individual Home $551,000 – $650,000 – Urban Trend Construction for Wrights Road (Glenella)
  • Individual Home $651,000 – $750,000 – J D Lowcock & Co Pty Ltd for Inverdon House (Bowen)
  • Individual Home $751,000 – $1.25 million – Executive Living Homes Pty Ltd for Racecourse
  • Individual Home $1.26 million – $2 million –Urban Trend Construction for East Point Drive (Mackay Harbour)
  • Individual Home over $2 million – Coastal Edge Constructions Pty Ltd for Kahala (Hamilton Island)
  • Housing for Sloping Sites – McNeill Building Pty Ltd for Jordon (Cannonvale)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project up to $275,000 – Rick Chelman Builder Pty Ltd for (Mirani)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project $276,000 – $575,000 –Urban Trend Construction               Roy Court (Glenella)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project $576,000 – $1 million – Aspire Living Pty Ltd for Wortley Residence (Glenella)
  • Medium Density up to 3 storeys – 2 to 5 Dwellings – Pro-View Homes Pty Ltd for Hydeaway Bay
  • Medium Density up to 3 storeys – over 5 Dwellings – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd for Makybe Diva Units (Ooralea)
  • Excellence in Sustainable Living –Third Little Pig New Homes & Renovations for Karma Waters (Slade Point)

Construction awards

  • Education Facilities up to $5 million – Zined Property Services Pty Ltd for St Brendan's Kindergarten (Bucasia)
  • Education Facilities over $5 million – Paynter Dixon Queensland Pty Ltd for Central Queensland University Engineering Building, Mackay (Mackay)
  • Sporting Facilities up to $5 million – Woollam Constructions for Harrup Park Country Club – Function Centre & Carpark (Mackay)
  • Community Service Facilities up to $5 million – Crusade Developments Pty Ltd for Mackay Courthouse External Refurbishment (Mackay)
  • Commercial Building up to $5 million – Pilcher Industries No. 1 Pty Ltd for Coral's City to Country (Bowen)
  • Residential Building (high-rise over 3 storey) up to $20 million – RCQ Construction Pty Ltd for Riviera Apartments (Mackay)
  • Residential Building (high-rise over 3 storey) over $20 million – Woollam Constructions for Mackay Airport Hotel & Central Services Building (Paget)
  • Community Accommodation for Aged Care and Nursing Homes – Paynter Dixon Queensland Pty Ltd for Kerrisdale Gardens, Mackay (Beaconsfield)
  • Refurbishment/Renovation over $2 million –Woollam Constructions for Souths Suburban Bowls Club Extensions (Mackay)

2015 Mackay & Whitsunday winners

Major awards

  • President's Award – Moggy’s Developments Pty Ltd for Merritt 218
  • Project of the Year – Lend Lease Building Pty Ltd for Mackay Base Hospital redevelopment
  • House of the Year – Urban Trend Construction

Individual awards

  • Apprentice of the Year – Jordan Leo from Lindsay Bates Building Pty Ltd
  • Rising Star Award – Robert Tisdell from Crusade Developments Pty Ltd
  • Women in Building Award – Eileen Arriguetti from Airlie Designs Pty Ltd
  • The Ken and Nola Clark Perpetual Award for Quality Workmanship – JD Lowcock & Co Pty Ltd
  • Residential Trade Contractor of the Year – Gangemi Cabinet Makers Pty Ltd for 1950s retro kitchen

Specialty awards

  • Best Residential Bathroom – Hotondo Homes Mackay for The Feathered Nest
  • Best Residential Kitchen – Moloko Homes Pty Ltd for Homestead (Cannonvalley)
  • Best Residential Swimming Pool – East Coast Construction and Maintenance for The Pondokkie (Chelona)

Housing awards

  • Display Home over $401,000 – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd for Coolum 260 Display Home
  • Individual Home up to $250,000 – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Ravenswood Design
  • Individual Home $251,000 - $300,000 – McNeill Building for Denham
  • Individual Home $301,000 - $350,000 – Moggy’s Developments Pty Ltd for Merritt 218
  • Individual Home $351,000 - $400,000 – Executive Living Homes Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home $401,000 - $500,000 – Latitude 20 Homes Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home $501,000 - $550,000 – JD Lowcock & Co Pty Ltd for Dreger
  • Individual Home $551,000 - $600,000 – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home $601,000 - $750,000 – Brad Kirkpatrick Builder Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home $751,000 - $1.25 million – Urban Trend Construction for Eimeo
  • Housing for Sloping Sites -  Steve Knight Builders Pty Ltd (Cannonvale)
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project up to $275,000 – Don Woods Homes Pty Ltd for Scholte
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project $276,000 - $575,000 – Latitude 20 Homes Pty Ltd for Schuler Residence
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project $576,000 - $1 million – Urban Trend Construction for Lambert’s Beach Residence
  • Low-Rise Multi-Residential Housing (below 3 storey) – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd for Makybe Diva Units
  • Excellence in Sustainable Living – Phillip Bonaventura for Delahunty (Rural View)

Construction awards

  • Health Facilities over $5 million – Lend Lease Building Pty Ltd for Mackay Base Hospital redevelopment
  • Education Facilities over $5 million – Fergus Builders Pty Ltd for St Brendan’s Catholic Primary School (Rural View)
  • Community Service Facilities up to $5 million – Sommer & Staff Constructions Pty Ltd for Isaac Regional Council Administration Centre
  • Commercial Building up to $5 million – Zined Group
  • Residential Building (high-rise over 3 storey) up to $20 million – RCQ Construction Pty Ltd for Pacific Sands
  • Residential Building (high-rise over 3 storey) over $20 million – RCQ Construction Pty Ltd for Rivermarque Apartments
  • Tourism Facilities – Hotondo Homes Mackay for The Feathered Nest
  • Refurbishment/Renovation up to $1 million – Crusade Developments Pty Ltd for Laird Developments
  • Excellence in Sustainable Building – Hotondo Homes Mackay for The Feathered Nest

2014 Mackay & Whitsunday winners

Major awards

  • President's Award ‒ Austart Homes Whitsundays Pty Ltd for Whitehaven 290
  • Project of the Year ‒ Woollam Constructions ‒ Latitude Apartments
  • House of the Year ‒ Barry Green Pty Ltd for Itzstein

Individual awards

  • The Ken & Nola Clark Perpetual Award for Quality Workmanship ‒ McNeill Building ‒ Lucas / Andrews
  • Apprentice of the Year ‒ Benjamin Thiele
  • Apprentice Employer of the Year ‒ Relaxed Living Homes Pty Ltd
  • Women in Building Award ‒ Kathryn Ogilvie of Urban Trend Constructions Australia Pty Ltd
  • Rising Star Award ‒ Shaun Mills

Specialty awards

  • Best Bathroom ‒ Relaxed Living Homes Pty Ltd
  • Best Kitchen ‒ Gangemi Cabinet Makers Pty Ltd for Grasstree Beach
  • Trade Contractor ‒ Carpentry, Joinery, Shopfitting & Cabinet Making ‒ Gangemi Cabinet Makers Pty Ltd for Grasstree Beach
  • Trade Contractor ‒ Brick/Block Laying, Stone Masonry, Concreting & Tiling ‒ Fergus Builders for Mercy College
  • Trade Contractor ‒ Swimming Pool, Outdoor Living & Landscaping ‒ River City Homes

Housing awards

  • Display Home up to $275,000 ‒ Visual Constructions ‒ The Trasero
  • Display Home $376,000 ‒ $475,000 ‒ Austart Homes Whitsundays Pty Ltd  Whitehaven 290
  • Display Home $476,000 ‒ $625,000 ‒ Fergus Builders
  • Individual Home up to $275,000 ‒ McNeill Building  Clark
  • Individual Home $276,000 ‒ $375,000 ‒ River City Homes (Mackay) Pty Ltd  Trasero Lane
  • Individual Home $376,000 ‒ $475,000 ‒ Moloko Homes Pty Ltd  2 Windemere
  • Individual Home $476,000 ‒ $625,000 ‒ Clifford Built (Qld) Pty Ltd  Fairway Drive
  • Individual Home $626,000 ‒ $775,000 ‒ Lindsay Bates Building Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home $776,000 ‒ $1 million ‒ Relaxed Living Homes Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home $1 million ‒ $2 million ‒ Barry Green Pty Ltd  Itzstein
  • Best Heritage Style Home ‒ Urban Trend Construction  The Savannah
  • Housing for Sloping Sites ‒ Urban Trend Construction  Captain Blackwood Drive
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project up to $275,000 ‒ Shaun James Mills Builders Pty Ltd  Cuttlefish
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project $276,000 – $425,000 ‒ Matthew J Brady  The Alamo
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project $426,000 ‒ $575,000 ‒ Urban Trend Construction  for Gorman 2nd Storey Addition
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project over $576,000 ‒ Phillip Bonaventura
  • Low-Rise Multi-Residential Housing (duplexes) ‒ Moloko Homes Pty Ltd for South Molle Duplex
  • Medium-Rise Multi-Residential Housing (units/3 storey) ‒ River City Homes (Mackay) Pty Ltd for Cicada Lane Townhouses
  • Excellence in Sustainable Living ‒ Phillip Bonaventura (Mackay) Pty Ltd for Marina Beach Parade Entertaining Extension

Construction awards

  • Health & Education Facilities up to $3 million ‒ JM Kelly (Project Builders) Pty Ltd for JCU Mater Mackay Clinical Training Facility
  • Health & Education Facilities $3 million ‒ $5 million ‒ Fergus Builders for Mercy College
  • Health & Education Facilities over $20 million ‒ FK Gardner & Sons Pty Ltd for Mackay Trade Training Centre
  • Sporting & Community Service Facilities up to $5 million ‒ Woollam Constructions for Proserpine Community Centre
  • Retail Facilities over $5 million ‒ Hutchinson Builders for Woolworths Airlie Beach
  • Commercial Building (office accommodation) up to $5 million ‒ Woollam Constructions for Mackay Showgrounds Stage 2 works (Homestead & 4 pavilion sheds)
  • Commercial Building (office accommodation) over $5 million ‒ Murphy Builders Qld Pty Ltd for The Hub
  • Residential Building (high-rise over 3 storey) over $20 million ‒ Woollam Constructions for Latitude Apartments
  • Industrial Building up to $5 million ‒ Woollam Constructions for M Group Industrial Building
  • Industrial Building over $5 million ‒ FK Gardner & Sons Pty Ltd for Hastings Deering Industrial Park
  • Tourism & Hospitality Facilities up to $5 million ‒ The MAC Services Group Pty Ltd for The MAC Coppabella Tavern
  • Refurbishment/Renovation up to $2 million ‒ Benco Constructions Pty Ltd for The Burp Dispensary
  • Refurbishment/Renovation $2 million ‒ $5 million ‒ John Foster Projects Pty Ltd for Aurizon − Disaster Recovery Facility
  • Refurbishment/Renovation over $5 million ‒ Crusade Developments Pty Ltd

2013 Mackay & Whitsunday winners

Major awards

  • House of the Year – McNeill Building Pty Ltd for Glenella House
  • Project of the Year – John Foster Projects Pty Ltd for ABC Regional Radio Studio
  • President’s Award – Rick Chelman Builder Pty Ltd for Reef Parade

Individual awards

  • Women in Building Award – Tamica Lewis
  • Rising Star – Gavin Smith
  • Apprentice of the Year – Joel Bruun
  • Apprentice Employer of the Year – Mark Quinn

Specialty awards

  • Best Bathroom – McNeill Building Pty Ltd, Glenella House
  • Best Kitchen – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd
  • Trade Contractor – Cabinet Making – Tony Gangemi Cabinetmaker for Young Residence
  • Trade Contractor – Stone Masonry – Whitsunday Marble & Granite Pty Ltd for The Woodshed Hamilton Island
  • Trade Contractor – Swimming Pool, Outdoor Living & Landscaping – Moloko Homes Pty Ltd
  • The Ken & Nola Clark Perpetual Award for Quality Workmanship – Ryan McLean Constructions Pty Ltd for Clarion Hotel Refurbishment

Housing Awards

  • Display Home up to $275,000 – Moloko Homes Pty Ltd
  • Display Home $276,000 – $375,000 – Fergus Builders for Miraflores
  • Display Home $376,000 – $475,000 – The Reef Properties Pty Ltd for Luzon 292
  • Display Home $476,000 – $625,000 – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home up to $275,000 – Hotondo Homes Mackay for Custom Design
  • Individual Home $276,000 – $375,000 – Rick Chelman Builder Pty Ltd for Reef Parade
  • Individual Home $376,000 – $475,000 – Barry Green Pty Ltd for McDonald
  • Individual Home $476,000 – $625,000 – Relaxed Living Homes Pty Ltd for Turtle Place
  • Individual Home $626,000 – $700,000 – Steve Knight Builders Pty Ltd for The Beach House
  • Individual Home $701,000 – $775,000 – Pilcher Industries No. 1 Pty Ltd for Eisemann Residence
  • Individual Home $1 million – $2 million – McNeill Building Pty Ltd for Glenella House
  • Housing for Sloping Sites up to $425,000 – McNeill Building Pty Ltd for Thornton Project
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project up to $275,000 – Urban Trend Constructions Australia Pty Ltd for Lenesha 2nd Storey Addition
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project $276,000 – $575,000 – Don Woods Homes Pty Ltd for Coral Drive
  • Low-Rise Multi-Residential Housing (duplexes) – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd for Berkshire
  • Low-Rise Multi-Residential Housing (townhouses) – Altitude Design & Construct Pty Ltd for Barron Court Estate
  • Medium-Rise Multi-Residential Housing (units/3 storey) – Hutchinson Builders for The Peak Apartments
  • Excellence in Sustainable Living – Fergus Builders

Construction awards

  • Health & Education Facilities up to $5 million – J M Kelly (Project Builders) Pty Ltd for Emmanuel Kindergarten
  • Health & Education Facilities $5 million – $20 million – Woollam Constructions for Proserpine Nursing Home Facility
  • Health & Education Facilities over $20 million – Paynter Dixon Queensland Pty Ltd for Mackay Northern Beaches State High School
  • Sporting & Community Service Facilities up to $5 million – Woollam Constructions for Magpies Sporting Club Stage 1 Gaming Room Extension
  • Sporting & Community Service Facilities $5 million – $20 million – Paynter Dixon Queensland Pty Ltd for Proserpine State High School – Cyclone Shelter
  • Refurbishment/Renovation up to $1 million – River City Homes (Mackay) Pty Ltd for Mifsud Fresh
  • Refurbishment/Renovation over $1 million – Fergus Builders for N R W Civil & Mining
  • Retail Facilities up to $5 million – Don Woods Homes Pty Ltd for Totally Workwear
  • Retail Facilities over $5 million – Hutchinson Builders for Woolworths Ooralea Development
  • Industrial Building up to $5 million – Woollam Constructions for A E Smith Office & Warehouse Facility
  • Commercial Building (office accommodation) up to $5 million – John Foster Projects Pty Ltd for ABC Regional Radio Studio
  • Commercial Building (office accommodation) over $5 million – Hutchinson Builders for Masters Home Improvement Mackay
  • Innovation in Workplace Health & Safety – J M Kelly (Project Builders) Pty Ltd for Mackay Bulk Sugar Terminal Shed 2 Roof Replacement
  • Innovation in Environmental Management – F K Gardner & Sons Pty Ltd for Moranbah Dam Project – Dam Remediation Works

2012 Mackay & Whitsunday winners

Major awards

  • House of the Year – D & M Building Company Pty Ltd
  • Project of the Year – Lend Lease Project Management & Construction (Australia) Pty Ltd
  • President’s Award – River City Homes (Mackay) Pty Ltd

Individual awards

  • Rising Star Award – Jodie Stanley
  • Women in Building Award – Jodie Stanley
  • Apprentice of the Year – Jayden Ramsamy
  • Apprentice Employer of the Year – Fergus Builders

Specialty awards

  • Best Bathroom – D & M Building Company Pty Ltd
  • Best Kitchen – Steve Knight Builders Pty Ltd for Willcox Residence
  • Trade Contractor Award (Cabinet Making) – Tony Gangemi Cabinetmaker for Casey Residence
  • Trade Contractor Award (Stone Masonry) – Whitsunday Marble & Granite Pty Ltd for Robinson
  • Trade Contractor Award (Swimming Pools, Outdoor Living & Landscaping) – Hotondo Homes Mackay
  • The Ken & Nola Clark Perpetual Award for Quality Workmanship – Mackay Queensland Homes

Housing awards

  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project up to $275,000 – Moohin Homes Pty Ltd
  • Display Home up to $275,000 – Fergus Builders
  • Display Home $276,000 – $375,000 – Visual Constructions for The Whitehaven 228
  • Display Home $376,000 – $475,000 – River City Homes (Mackay) Pty Ltd for Canterbury 26
  • Individual Home up to $275,000 – Moloko Homes Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home $276,000 – $375,000 – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd for Norfolk 270
  • Individual Home $376,000 – $475,000 – River City Homes (Mackay) Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home $476,000 – $625,000 – Les McDermott Homes Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home $626,000 – $775,000 – River City Homes (Mackay) Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home $775,000 – $1 million – MJM Developments
  • Individual Home $1 million – $1.5 million – Phillip Bonaventura
  • Individual Home $1.5 million – $2 million – Steve Knight Builders Pty Ltd for Willcox Residence
  • Individual Home over $2 million – D & M Building Company Pty Ltd
  • Best Heritage Style Home – River City Homes (Mackay) Pty Ltd
  • Housing for Sloping Sites over $426,000 – Phillip Bonaventura
  • Low-Rise Multi-Residential Housing (duplexes) – McNeill Building Pty Ltd for Cannonvale Duplexes
  • Low-Rise Multi-Residential Housing (townhouses) – D & M Building Company Pty Ltd
  • Excellence in Sustainable Living – Visual Constructions for The Whitehaven 228

Construction awards

  • Health & Education Facilities up to $5 million – J M Kelly (Project Builders) Pty Ltd
  • Sporting & Community Service Facilities $5 million – $20 million – Hutchinson Builders for Bowen PCYC
  • Tourism & Hospitality Facilities over $5 million – Lend Lease Project Management & Construction (Australia) Pty Limited for Hayman Island Project
  • Refurbishment/Renovation up to $2.5 million – Coben Constructions Pty Ltd for Sarina Leagues Club
  • Refurbishment/Renovation $2.5 million – $5 million – Fergus Builders for North Mackay Bowls Club – Major Refurbishment
  • Retail Facilities over $5 million – Lend Lease Project Management & Construction (Australia) Pty Limited for Caneland Central Shopping Centre Redevelopment
  • Industrial Building up to $5 million – Hutchinson Builders for Mackay Reef Fish
  • Industrial Building over $5 million – F K Gardner & Sons Pty Ltd for Mackay Regional Council Depot
  • Commercial Building (office accommodation) up to $5 million – Hutchinson Builders for Commercial Centre Nebo Road
  • Commercial Building (office accommodation) over $5 million – Abigroup Contractors Pty Limited for Ergon Energy Corporate Property Redevelopment (Mackay)
  • Innovation in Workplace Health & Safety – Gemini Homes (Qld) Pty Ltd
  • Excellence in Sustainable Building – Abigroup Contractors Pty Limited, Ergon Energy Corporate Property Redevelopment (Mackay)

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