Suburb Category: Fraser Coast

Hervey Bay

Love the calm pristine waters of the Fraser Coast? Looking at house and land packages Hervey Bay? For house and land packages Hervey Bay, you can’t go past G.J. Gardner Homes – Australia’s number 1 rated national home builder. Since 1983, we’ve been building homes of exceptional quality and value.

Col and Lynne O’Brien are the proud owner-operators of the G.J. Gardner Homes franchise in Hervey Bay. Col and Lynne are dyed-in-the-wool locals who value community, customer service and quality workmanship. Col, Lynne and the friendly team at G.J. Gardner Homes are experts when it comes to house and land packages Hervey Bay. If you’re interested in quality house and land packages Hervey Bay, you’ll be amazed by what G.J. Gardner Homes has to offer. In addition to house and land packages Hervey Bay, Col, Lynne and the team specialise in off-the-plan homes, knockdown-rebuilds and custom homes.

Hervey Bay is often described as the whale watching capital of Australia. Humpback whales use the calm waters off Hervey Bay as a resting place during their annual migration (April – October) to Antarctica. Consequently, tourism is the region’s largest industry. Hervey Bay has a range of modern amenities, including several hospitals (Hervey Bay Hospital, St Stephen’s Hospital), a public swimming pool (Hervey Bay Aquatic Centre) and a cinema (Big Screen Hervey Bay). Hervey Bay also serves as a major gateway to pristine Fraser Island, the world’s largest sand island.

As part of its ongoing investment in the area, G.J. Gardner Homes has created a stunning display home at 294 Charlton Esplanade, Pialba. The display home showcases the family-friendly Seaview 366 design, which is ideal for large flat blocks. With over 100 customisable designs to choose from, you’re sure to find a design you love when you build with G.J. Gardner Homes. Our transparent fixed-price contracts are another reason why G.J. Gardner Homes offers unbeatable value and choice when it comes to house and land packages Hervey Bay.

Transport

Hervey Bay is accessible from Brisbane via the Bruce Highway. A train service, QR’s high-speed Tilt Train – operates between Brisbane and West Maryborough (travellers can then catch a bus to Hervey Bay).

Shopping

Hervey Bay has a number of shopping centres, including Stockland Hervey Bay (Coles, Kmart, Best & Less, Lowes, Target), Pialba Place (Coles, Big W), Bay Plaza (Woolworths) and Urangan Central Shopping Centre. There’s also an Aldi and several IGA supermarkets in Hervey Bay.

Schools

Hervey Bay is home to many quality schools, both Public and Independent.

Primary schools include Kawungan State School, Star of the Sea Primary School, Torquay State School, Urangan Point State School, Pialba State School, Sandy Strait State School and Yarrilee State School. Standalone secondary schools include Hervey Bay State High School, Carinity Education, Glendyne and Urangan State High School.

Hervey Bay also has a number of schools which cover both primary and secondary (Prep – Year 12): Bayside Christian College, Xavier Catholic College, St. James Lutheran College and Fraser Coast Anglican College.

Interesting Facts about Hervey Bay

The population of Hervey Bay is 53,035 (2016 census figure).

Hervey Bay has a median house price of around $320,000.

Prominent real estate expert, Terry Ryder from Hotspotting.com.au, nominated Hervey Bay as one of Australia’s best-value real estate markets in 2017.

Col, Lynne and the helpful team at G.J. Gardner Homes not only provide house and land packages Hervey Bay, but service the surrounding areas as well:

  • Apple Tree Creek
  • Bargara
  • Boonooroo
  • Booral
  • Bundaberg
  • Burnett Heads
  • Burrum Heads
  • Childers
  • Gin Gin
  • Hervey Bay
  • Howard
  • Maryborough
  • Moore Park
  • Mount Perry
  • Pialba
  • River Heads
  • Torquay
  • Urangan
  • Urraween
  • Woodgate

If you’re looking for quality house and land packages Harvey Bay, please call Col, Lynne and the team on 07 4124 6888.

Maryborough QLD

Looking to build a new home in Maryborough? Finding it hard to locate quality builders Maryborough? When it comes to experienced builders Maryborough, you need to speak with Australia’s number 1 rated national home builder, G.J. Gardner Homes. For over 35 years, G.J. Gardner Homes has set the standard for home building in Australia.

The G.J. Gardner Homes franchise servicing Maryborough is proudly owned and operated by Col and Lynne O’Brien – professional builders Maryborough. Col and Lynne are based at Hervey Bay – some 30-kilometres north of Maryborough. You’ll find Col, Lynne and the team at G.J. Gardner Homes to be friendly, caring and knowledgeable. Whether you’re looking for a stylish off-the-plan design, a custom home or a house and land package, you owe it to yourself to speak with the G.J. Gardner Homes team in Hervey Bay. In addition, Col can advise on knockdown-rebuilds, rezoning applications and Council building regulations. When it comes to builders Maryborough, you won’t be disappointed.

Maryborough – located 255-kilometres north of Brisbane – is a regional city on the Mary River. Maryborough is famous for its large number of heritage-listed buildings (35+), such as the Maryborough City Hall. In terms of attractions, Maryborough is home to the Fraser Coast Wildlife Sanctuary, the Maryborough Military & Colonial Museum, the Mary Ann Steam Locomotive and the Fay Smith Wetlands. Residents enjoy access to a wide range of facilities, including a library, a cinema complex, a swimming pool (Maryborough Aquatic Centre), a golf course (Maryborough Golf Club) and a hospital (Maryborough Base Hospital). As far as builders Maryborough go, G.J. Gardner Homes has an excellent reputation for quality, value and affordability.

Transport

Maryborough is accessible from the north and south via the Bruce Highway (A1). A train service operates between Brisbane and West Maryborough (North Coast line). A range of local and intrastate bus services are available in Maryborough.

Shopping

Maryborough’s largest shopping centre is Station Square: major tenants include Coles, Big W, Best & Less, Lowes and The Reject Shop. Other major retailers in Maryborough include Woolworths, Aldi, Target, Kmart, Harvey Norman, Bunnings and Supercheap Auto.

Schools

Maryborough is home to a wide range of schools, including:

Agnew School

Albert State School

Aldridge State High School

Granville State School

Maryborough Central State School

Maryborough Special School

Maryborough State High School

Maryborough West State School

Parke State School

Riverside Christian College

St Helens State School

St Mary’s Catholic Primary School

St Mary’s College

Sunbury State School

Tinana State School

Interesting Facts about Maryborough

Maryborough has an approximate urban population of 30,000.

Based on data from builders Maryborough and real estate agents, Maryborough has a median house price of around $200,000 (September 2018).

The National Broadband Network (NBN) is available in some parts of Maryborough. To check availability, please visit NBN Co.

When it comes to quality builders Maryborough, the G.J. Gardner Homes team is only a phone call away. The team services the following areas in and around Maryborough:

Aldershot

Apple Tree Creek

Bargara

Bargara Beach Estate

Bargara Rise Estate

Beaver Rock

Bidwill

Boonooroo

Boonooroo Plains

Booral

Branyan

Bundaberg

Bundaberg East

Burnett Heads

Burrum Heads

Childers

Coral Cove

Duckinwilla

Eurong (Fraser Island)

Ferney

Gin Gin

Glenorchy

Grange Estate (Branyan)

Great Sandy Strait

Hervey Bay

Howard

Innes Park

Maaroom

Maryborough West

Moore Park

Moore Park Beach

Mount Perry

Pialba

Poona

Qunaba

River Heads

St Helens

Teddington

The Dimonds

Tinana

Torquay

Tuan

Tuan Forest

Urangan

Urraween

Walkers Point

Woodgate

If you’re looking for professional builders Maryborough, please call the friendly team at G.J. Gardner Homes in Hervey Bay on 07 4124 6888.

Hervey Bay

Love watching humpback whales at play? Enjoy the outdoor lifestyle of picturesque Hervey Bay? If you’re seeking a Hervey Bay home builder, you can’t go past G.J. Gardner Homes – Australia’s number 1 rated national home builder. G.J. Gardner Homes has been building exceptional homes since 1983, and is one of Australia’s most awarded builders.

The G.J. Gardner Homes franchise in Hervey Bay is owned and operated by Col and Lynne O’Brien – local residents of 32-years’ standing. Col, Lynne and the team are building professionals who pride themselves on quality workmanship, a friendly attitude and superb customer service. Whether you’re seeking a house and land package, a custom home or an off-the-plan design, the local team at G.J. Gardner Homes is your go-to Hervey Bay home builder. Col and Lynne also provide expert advice on investment properties and knockdown-rebuilds.

Hervey Bay is considered the whale watching capital of Australia. In Platypus Bay off Fraser Island, humpback whales rest up during their annual migration (April – October) to Antarctica. As a result, tourism is Hervey Bay’s biggest and most lucrative industry. Hervey Bay is well covered for facilities and services: it has several hospitals, a cinema, a public aquatic centre and a professional Hervey Bay home builder (G.J. Gardner Homes). Many tourists and backpackers set up “base camp” in Hervey Bay before crossing the water to Fraser Island – the largest sand island in the world.

To make decision-making easier, G.J. Gardner Homes has a beautiful display home at 294 Charlton Esplanade, Pialba. The display home – Seaview 366 – features 4-bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, and is open 7 days (9am – 4pm). Once you’ve seen the display house, you quickly realise why G.J. Gardner Homes is considered a premium Hervey Bay home builder offering unparalleled choice (100+ designs) and unbeatable value.

Transport

Queensland Rail’s high-speed Tilt Train operates between Brisbane and West Maryborough (a bus service then takes travellers to Hervey Bay). Hervey Bay can be reached from Brisbane via the Bruce Highway.

Shopping

Stockland Hervey Bay (Coles, Kmart, Best & Less, Lowes, Target) is Hervey Bay’s largest shopping centre. Other shopping centres include Bay Plaza (Woolworths), Pialba Place (Coles, Big W) and Urangan Central Shopping Centre. Aldi and IGA are also represented in Hervey Bay.

Schools

Hervey Bay is home to many primary schools, including Kawungan State School, Star of the Sea Primary School, Torquay State School, Urangan Point State School, Pialba State School, Sandy Strait State School and Yarrilee State School. Standalone high schools include Urangan State High School, Carinity Education and Hervey Bay State High School.

Hervey Bay is also home to four private colleges covering Prep – Year 12: Xavier Catholic College, Bayside Christian College, Fraser Coast Anglican College and St. James Lutheran College.

Interesting Facts about Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay’s population is 53,035 (2016 census figure).

The median house price in Hervey Bay is approximately $320,000.

If you’re looking for a quality Hervey Bay home builder, G.J. Gardner Homes is the builder to talk to. Col, Lynne and the team service both Hervey Bay and the following areas:

Apple Tree Creek

Bargara

Boonooroo

Booral

Bundaberg

Bunya Creek

Burnett Heads

Burrum Heads

Craignish

Dundowran

Dundowran Beach

Eli Waters

Hervey Bay

Howard

Kawungan

Maryborough

Mount Perry

Nikenbah

Pialba

Point Vernon

River Heads

Takura

Toogoom

Torquay

Urangan

Urraween

Wondunna

If you’re looking for an experienced and accomplished Hervey Bay home builder, please call Col, Lynne and the team on 07 4124 6888.