Seeking to build a homestead-style house in Ararat? Looking for experienced homestead builders Ararat? For a stunning range of homestead designs, you can’t go past G.J. Gardner Homes, Australia’s number 1 rated national home builder. Since 1983, G.J. Gardner Homes has built over 34,000 stylish homes across Australia.

The G.J. Gardner Homes franchise for Ararat is proudly owned and operated by Ashley and Sally Heard, accomplished homestead builders Ararat. Ashley, Sally and the professional team at G.J. Gardner Homes have a well-deserved reputation for building elegant homestead-style houses in the Ararat area. The team offers a wide range of homestead designs, such as the Yarraman 213, the Longreach 247 and the Oakhaven 280, which are ideal for larger blocks and acreage. Ashley can also advise on buying land, knockdown-rebuilds and Council building regulations. When it comes to homestead builders Ararat, you’re in expert hands with the team at G.J. Gardner Homes in Barkly Street (Ararat).

The beautiful city of Ararat, located 200-kilometres west of Melbourne, is home to historic buildings, boutique wineries and first-class amenities. Ararat has a vibrant and diversified economy based on agriculture (wool, beef, viticulture), renewable energy (wind farms) and manufacturing (AF Gason factory). Ararat is popular with tourists, who flock to the region’s world-class wineries, historical attractions and spectacular outdoor settings (Grampians National Park). In terms of facilities, Ararat has a public library, a cinema (Astor Cinema), a golf course (Chalambar Golf Club), several swimming pools and a public hospital. Given Ararat’s unique semi-rural lifestyle, it’s not surprising that more people are searching for homestead builders Ararat.


Ararat is located at the junction of two major highways: the Western Highway and the Pyrenees Highway. The Ararat train line connects Ararat to Melbourne via Ballarat. A public bus service operates within Ararat’s city boundaries.


Residents and visitors have access to ample shopping facilities in Ararat. Major retailers include Aldi, Woolworths, IGA, Target and The Reject Shop.


Ararat is home to two private schools (St Mary’s Primary School, Marian College) and four public schools (Ararat Primary School, Ararat West Primary School, Ararat North Primary School, Ararat College).

Interesting Facts about Ararat

The population of Ararat is 8,297 (2016 census figure).

Ararat Rural City has a population of approximately 11,600.

Based on information from real estate agents and homestead builders Ararat, the median house price for Ararat is around $195,000.

Ashley, Sally and the friendly team at G.J. Gardner Homes are renowned homestead builders Ararat. They service the following estates and towns:

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  • Armstrong
  • Bayindeen
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  • Bulgana
  • Cathcart
  • Crowlands
  • Denicull Creek
  • Dobie
  • Dunkeld
  • Dunneworthy
  • Elmhurst
  • Evans Park
  • Eversley
  • Glenthompson
  • Great Western
  • Greenhill Lake
  • Halls Gap
  • Hamilton
  • Horsham
  • Jenkinson Estate
  • Lake Bolac
  • Lakes Edge Estate
  • Langi Logan
  • Mafeking
  • Maroona
  • Mininera
  • Mount Cole
  • Moyston
  • Norval
  • Pomonal
  • Rhymney
  • Rocky Point
  • Rossbridge
  • Shays Flat
  • Southbank Estate
  • Stawell
  • Streatham
  • Sunny Brae Estate
  • Tatyoon
  • Warrak
  • Westmere
  • Wickliffe
  • Willaura
  • Woorndoo

If you’re looking for experienced homestead builders Ararat, do yourself a favour and call G.J. Gardner Homes on 03 5352 3298.