Looking to build a home in the picturesque seaside resort town of Rye? Been busily searching the web for builders Rye? Then look no further than Australia's number 1 rated national home builder, G.J. Gardner Homes.

The G.J. Gardner Homes franchise servicing Rye is owned and operated by Scott Doughty and Judy Corcoran – experienced builders Rye. Scott, Judy and the dedicated team at G.J. Gardner Homes are renowned for building quality homes and providing exceptional customer service. If you’re in the market for a house and land package, custom home or off-the-plan design in Rye, you can’t go past G.J. Gardner Homes for builders Rye. Scott, Judy and the team also provide expert advice on knockdown-rebuilds, eco-friendly designs, new investment properties and local building regulations.

Rye is a scenic town on the Mornington Peninsula - some 83-kilometres south of Melbourne. The town faces Port Phillip Bay on one side and Bass Strait on the opposite side. Rye is famous for The Dunes Golf Links – an 18-hole golf course located in the coastal sand hills near St Andrews Beach. Residents enjoy access to a range of facilities in and around Rye, including two cinemas (Sorrento and Rosebud), a public library (Rosebud), a small hospital (Rosebud), an indoor swimming pool (Capel Sound) and two golf courses (The Dunes and Moonah Links). Rye is perfect for swimming, fishing, boating, surfing and scuba diving (Rye Pier).


Rye is accessible from Melbourne via the Mornington Peninsula Freeway (a car trip of 1.5 hours). Public transport (Melbourne – Rye) is available in the form of a train and bus journey (the bus leg operates from Frankston railway station).


Rye is home to Woolworths and a number of specialty shops. Both Coles and Aldi are situated at nearby Rosebud.


Rye Primary School is the only school in Rye; however, other schools are close-by. Neighbouring schools include Sorrento Primary School, St Joseph's Primary School (Sorrento), Tootgarook Primary School, Rosebud Primary School, Eastbourne Primary School (Rosebud), Our Lady of Fatima School (Rosebud) and Rosebud Secondary College.

Interesting Facts about Rye

  • Rye has a population of 8,416 (2016 census figure).
  • Based on data from real estate agents and builders Rye, the median house price for Rye is approximately $630,000.
  • There’s strong demand for existing homes and land in Rye.
  • Knockdown-rebuilds are conducted frequently by builders Rye.

When it comes to reputable builders Rye, the G.J. Gardner Homes team in Mornington can cover all your building requirements. The team services Rye and the following areas:

  • Arthurs Seat
  • Balnarring
  • Balnarring Beach
  • Baxter
  • Bittern
  • Blairgowrie
  • Boneo
  • Cape Schanck
  • Capel Sound
  • Crib Point
  • Dromana
  • Fingal
  • Flinders
  • Hastings
  • Main Ridge
  • McCrae
  • Merricks
  • Merricks Beach
  • Merricks North
  • Moorooduc
  • Mornington
  • Mount Eliza
  • Mount Martha
  • Pearcedale
  • Point Leo
  • Portsea
  • Red Hill
  • Red Hill South
  • Rosebud
  • Rosebud West
  • Rye
  • Safety Beach
  • Shoreham
  • Somerville
  • Sorrento
  • St Andrews Beach
  • Tootgarook
  • Tuerong
  • Tyabb

If you’re looking for quality builders Rye, please call the team on 03 5975 1122.

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