Love the multicultural diversity of Dandenong? Seeking a work-life balance near the Dandenong Ranges? If you’re looking to build a new home in Dandenong, you can’t go past Australia's number 1 rated national home builder, G.J. Gardner Homes. Very few Dandenong builders can match G.J. Gardner Homes for quality, value and choice.

The G.J. Gardner Homes franchise servicing Dandenong is owned and operated by Andrew Timms and Luke O’Connor – business partners with over 35 years’ combined building experience. Andrew, Luke and the experienced team at G.J. Gardner Homes are your go-to Dandenong builders for stylish family homes and investment properties. Whether you’re in the market for a custom or off-the-plan design, G.J. Gardner Homes is well-qualified to build your dream home in Dandenong. Andrew and Luke can also advise on knockdown-rebuilds, local building requirements and environmental aspects – services which few Dandenong builders offer.

Dandenong, which is 30-kilometres southeast of the Melbourne CBD, is an affordable, family-friendly suburb undergoing major change. The Greater Dandenong City Council has recently allocated $290 million in long-term funding to revitalise Dandenong over the next 15 years – a win for Dandenong builders and the wider community. Dandenong is famous for many landmarks, including the Drum Theatre (a major performing arts centre), Little India, the Afghan Bazaar and Dandenong Stadium (a professional basketball-volleyball venue). Residents enjoy access to a major hospital (Dandenong Hospital), a public library, an aquatic centre (Oasis) and a cinema complex (Reading Cinemas) – not to mention the Dandenong Ranges.


Dandenong is accessible from the Melbourne CBD via the Monash Freeway (M1). The EastLink (part of the M3) also passes through Dandenong West and Dandenong North. Train services to the Melbourne CBD are accessible from the Dandenong railway station (located on the Cranbourne, Pakenham and Gippsland lines).


Dandenong Plaza is the major shopping centre in Dandenong: major tenants include Kmart, Target, Woolworths, Aldi, Coles, JB Hi-Fi, Daiso, Rebel Sport and The Reject Shop.


Dandenong has a number of quality schools, including Dandenong Primary School, St Mary's Primary School, Dandenong South Primary School, St Gerard's Primary School, Dandenong West Primary School, Dandenong North Primary School, Emerson School, Dandenong High School, St John's Regional College and Lyndale Secondary College. In addition, there are several primary schools at neighbouring North Dandenong.

Interesting Facts about Dandenong

  • Dandenong has a population of 29,906 (2016 census figure).
  • Based on data sourced by real estate agents and Dandenong builders, the median house price for Dandenong is around $595,000.
  • Houses in Dandenong enjoyed an annual capital growth rate of approximately 8% in 2017.

Andrew, Luke and the G.J. Gardner Homes team – experienced Dandenong builders - service the following suburbs:

  • Bangholme
  • Beaconsfield
  • Berwick
  • Blind Bight
  • Botanic Ridge
  • Cannons Creek
  • Chirnside Park
  • Clyde
  • Clyde North
  • Cranbourne
  • Cranbourne East
  • Cranbourne North
  • Cranbourne South
  • Cranbourne West
  • Dandenong
  • Dandenong North
  • Dandenong South
  • Dandenong West
  • Devon Meadows
  • Doveton
  • Endeavour Hills
  • Eumemmerring
  • Fountain Gate (Narre Warren)
  • Hallam
  • Hampton Park
  • Harkaway
  • Junction Village
  • Keysborough
  • Lynbrook
  • Lyndhurst
  • Lysterfield South
  • Narre Warren
  • Narre Warren North
  • Narre Warren South
  • Noble Park
  • Noble Park North
  • Pearcedale
  • Springvale
  • Springvale South
  • Tooradin
  • Warneet

If you’re looking for quality Dandenong builders, please call the team at G.J. Gardner Homes in Dandenong South on 03 9799 8886.

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