Suburb Category: Geelong

Ocean Grove

Enjoy water sports and the beach? Seeking a coastal lifestyle close to Geelong? If you’re planning to build a new home in Ocean Grove, you need to speak with G.J. Gardner Homes, Australia’s number 1 rated national home builder. G.J. Gardner Homes has few rivals when it comes to Ocean Grove builders.

The G.J. Gardner Homes franchise for Ocean Grove is proudly owned and operated by Rohan Smith and Paul Del Gallo, your go-to Ocean Grove builders. Rohan, Paul and their experienced team, professional Ocean Grove builders, are based at 228 Moorabool Street, Geelong. Whether you’re in the market for a custom home, off-the-plan design (150+ options) or house and land package, Rohan, Paul and the team are well-qualified to build your new family home. Rohan and Paul can also advise on knockdown-rebuilds, new investment properties and Council building regulations, services which few Ocean Grove builders offer. When it comes to quality Ocean Grove builders, you can’t beat the team at G.J. Gardner Homes.

The coastal resort town of Ocean Grove is situated 23-kilometres southeast of Geelong. As a popular holiday spot, Ocean Grove’s population swells during the summer months. Given its proximity to Geelong, Ocean Grove is the ideal place to build a convenient coastal retreat. In terms of attractions, Ocean Grove is famous for its wide beach, its regional wineries and the Ocean Grove Nature Reserve. Residents enjoy access to a public library, a swimming complex (Bellarine Aquatic & Sports Centre) and a scenic golf course (Ocean Grove Golf Course). As far as Ocean Grove builders go, G.J. Gardner Homes enjoys an excellent reputation for quality and value.

Transport

Ocean Grove is accessible from Geelong via the Bellarine Hwy (Route B110). Public Transport Victoria (PTV) operates a bus service between Geelong and Ocean Grove (via Barwon Heads).

Shopping

Ocean Grove’s main shopping centre is Ocean Grove Marketplace (Woolworths), which is situated on Kingston Downs Drive. In addition, Coles and Target have standalone stores in Ocean Grove.

Schools

Ocean Grove is home to four schools: Ocean Grove Primary School, Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Primary School, Surfside Primary School and Bellarine Secondary College.

Interesting Facts about Ocean Grove

Ocean Grove has a population of 14,165 (2016 census figure).

Based on data from Ocean Grove builders and real estate sources, the median house price for Ocean Grove is approximately $675,000 (September 2018).

Many parts of Ocean Grove can access the National Broadband Network (NBN). To check availability, please visit NBN Co.

G.J. Gardner Homes has several display homes within easy driving distance of Ocean Grove.

Rohan, Paul and the G.J. Gardner Homes team, experienced Ocean Grove builders – service the following localities in and around Ocean Grove:

  • Anchoridge Estate (Armstrong Creek)
  • Armstrong Estate (Mount Duneed)
  • Ashbury Estate (Armstrong Creek)
  • Austin Estate (Lara)
  • Bannockburn
  • Barwon Heads
  • Bellarine
  • Belmont
  • Breakwater
  • Breamlea
  • Charlemont
  • Charlemont Rise Estate (Charlemont)
  • Connewarre
  • Curlewis
  • Drysdale
  • Dunes Estate
  • East Geelong
  • Freshwater Creek
  • Frog Hollow
  • Geelong
  • Glenlee Estate (Armstrong Creek)
  • Grovedale
  • Highton
  • Highton Ridge Estate (Highton)
  • Highview Estate (Highton)
  • Inverleigh
  • Jan Juc
  • Lara
  • Leopold
  • Lethbridge
  • Lonsdale
  • Marshall
  • Moolap
  • Mount Duneed
  • Oakdene Estate (Ocean Grove)
  • Portarlington
  • Sanctuary Estate (Armstrong Creek)
  • South Geelong
  • St Albans Park
  • St Leonards
  • Teesdale
  • The Church Estate (Torquay)
  • Torquay
  • Warralily Estate (Armstrong Creek)
  • Watermark Estate (Charlemont)
  • Waurn Ponds
  • Winchelsea
  • Wombah Park
  • Zeally Bay

If you’re looking for quality Ocean Grove builders, please call the G.J. Gardner Homes team on 03 5221 1447.

Torquay

Seeking to build your dream home in the seaside resort town of Torquay? Been busily searching the Yellow Pages for builders Torquay? Then look no further than G.J. Gardner Homes – Australia’s number 1 rated new home builder.

The G.J. Gardner Homes franchise servicing Torquay is owned and operated by experienced building professionals, Rohan Smith and Paul Del Gallo. Rohan, Paul and the team at G.J. Gardner Homes in Geelong are renowned for their quality workmanship, innovative designs and exceptional customer service. If you’re in the market for a new home, investment property or house and land package, you can’t go past G.J. Gardner Homes for builders Torquay. Whether you’re seeking to build off-the-plan or design from scratch, Rohan and Paul will guide you on the building journey. Rohan and Paul can also advise on knockdown-rebuilds, local building regulations and environmental designs, making them your ideal builders Torquay.

Torquay is a thriving coastal town located 21-kilometres south of Geelong. The town is famous for its surf beaches, particularly Bells Beach, and the Great Ocean Road (which starts at Torquay). Since 1962, the annual Rip Curl Pro surfing competition has been held at iconic Bells Beach. Torquay is popular with tourists and schoolies, who flock to the beaches over summer. Torquay is also the spiritual home of iconic surf wear brands, Rip Curl and Quiksilver. Given Torquay’s rich surfing heritage, it’s no surprise that the local economy is driven by retail, tourism and recreation. Residents either work in these sectors, or in places like Geelong and Melbourne.

Transport

Torquay is accessible from Geelong via the Surf Coast Highway. In the absence of a direct train line, V/Line runs a bus service from Torquay to Geelong.

Shopping

Torquay is home to Woolworths, Coles and IGA. Aldi can be found in neighbouring areas, such as Grovedale and Highton. Surf City Plaza on the Great Ocean Road is a shopping centre devoted to surfing retailers, including Rip Curl, Quiksilver and Billabong; it also houses the Surf World Museum.

Schools

Torquay has a number of established primary and secondary schools, including Torquay State School, Torquay North Primary School (undergoing refurbishment by builders Torquay), Saint Therese Catholic Primary School, Torquay College, Lisieux Catholic Primary School and Surf Coast Secondary College. There’s also a Steiner School at nearby Freshwater Creek.

Interesting Facts about Torquay

The median house price in Torquay is around $720,000.

Torquay is a sought-after area, which is still experiencing growth in its property values.

Knockdown-rebuilds are conducted frequently by builders Torquay.

The population of Torquay is 13,255 (2016 census figure).

When it comes to reputable builders Torquay, G.J. Gardner Homes has to be your first port of call. Our Geelong office services the following areas in and around Torquay:

  • Armstrong Creek
  • Bannockburn
  • Bellarine
  • Bells Beach
  • Breamlea
  • Curlewis
  • Drysdale
  • Dunes Estate
  • Freshwater Creek
  • Frog Hollow
  • Grovedale
  • Highton
  • Inverleigh
  • Jan Juc
  • Leopold
  • Mount Duneed
  • Ocean Grove
  • Ocean Views
  • Portarlington
  • Queenscliff
  • St Leonards
  • The Church Estate
  • Torquay
  • Wombah Park
  • Zeally Bay

If you’re looking for quality builders Torquay, please call our friendly team on 03 5221 1447.

Armstrong Creek

Looking to build a quality home in Geelong’s outer suburbs? Seeking to live halfway between the beach and the city? For house and land packages Armstrong, look no further than G.J. Gardner Homes – Australia’s number 1 rated national home builder. Since 1983, we’ve been building homes of exceptional quality, value and style.

Rohan Smith and Paul Del Gallo are the proud owner-operators of the G.J. Gardner Homes franchise servicing Armstrong Creek. Rohan, Paul and the hardworking team at G.J. Gardner Homes in Geelong are renowned for their well-designed house and land packages Armstrong. If you’re looking for an affordable house and land package in Armstrong Creek, Rohan and Paul are your go-to builders for house and land packages Armstrong. In addition to house and land packages Armstrong, Rohan and Paul also specialise in off-the-plan homes, custom homes, investment properties and knockdown-rebuilds.

Given its close proximity (12-kilometres south) to the centre of Geelong, Armstrong Creek is quickly becoming one of Victoria’s fastest-growing suburbs. As part of its ongoing commitment to Armstrong Creek, G.J. Gardner Homes has invested in a beautiful display home at 13 Maroubra Street. The display home showcases the two-storey Avalon Bay 332 design, which is ideal for growing families. G.J. Gardner Homes also has a number of quality house and land packages Armstrong available for purchase. For a sample of what G.J. Gardner Homes has to offer in Armstrong Creek and Mount Duneed, please click here. For house and land packages Armstrong, you can’t beat G.J. Gardner Homes for value, quality and choice.

Transport

Armstrong Creek is accessible from Geelong via Barwon Heads Road. A regional bus service provides public transport to and from Geelong. Residents can also access the Geelong Ring Road to drive to Melbourne in under an hour.

Shopping

The new Village Warra­lily shopping precinct features a Woolworths and a wide range of specialty shops. Construction of an Aldi supermarket will commence in 2018.

Schools

The new Armstrong Creek Primary School, which incorporates a special needs school, is due to open in 2018. A new secondary school, involving the relocation of Oberon High School from Belmont, is due for completion by 2021.

Interesting Facts about Armstrong Creek

Armstrong Creek has a population of 4,247 (2016 census estimate).

The median house price for Armstrong Creek is around $460,000.

Armstrong Creek is forecast to have approximately 65,000 residents and 23,000 dwellings by 2030.

Rohan, Paul and the friendly team at G.J. Gardner Homes not only provide house and land packages Armstrong, but service the following areas as well:

  • Armstrong Creek
  • Barwon Heads
  • Bellarine
  • Belmont
  • Breakwater
  • Breamlea
  • Charlemont
  • Connewarre
  • Curlewis
  • Drysdale
  • Dunes Estate
  • East Geelong
  • Freshwater Creek
  • Frog Hollow
  • Geelong
  • Grovedale
  • Highton
  • Inverleigh
  • Jan Juc
  • Leopold
  • Marshall
  • Moolap
  • Mount Duneed
  • Portarlington
  • South Geelong
  • St Albans Park
  • St Leonards
  • The Church Estate
  • Torquay
  • Warralily
  • Waurn Ponds
  • Wombah Park
  • Zeally Bay

If you’re looking for quality house and land packages Armstrong, please call Rohan, Paul and the team on 03 5221 1447.

Torquay

Love the sea breezes and crashing waves of Torquay? Looking for house and land Torquay? If you’re serious about finding a quality provider of house and land Torquay packages, you need to call G.J. Gardner Homes in Geelong. Since 1983, G.J. Gardner Homes has been building quality homes on a national scale, becoming Australia’s number 1 rated new home builder in the process.

The G.J. Gardner Homes franchise servicing Torquay is proudly owned and operated by professional builders, Paul Del Gallo and Rohan Smith. Paul, Rohan and their experienced team are experts when it comes to house and land Torquay packages. If you’re looking for a stylish, value-packed house and land Torquay package, you’ll be amazed by what G.J. Gardner Homes has to offer in the area. Besides house and land Torquay packages, Paul, Rohan and the team also specialise in custom homes, eco-homes, knockdown-rebuilds and off-the-plan designs. For house and land Torquay packages, you can’t go past Australia’s most awarded builder.

Located 21-kilometres south of Geelong, Torquay is a lively coastal town on Bass Strait. Torquay marks the start of the Great Ocean Road (which heads west for 243-kilometres to Allansford), and is renowned for its iconic surfing beaches. Since 1962, the annual Rip Curl Pro surfing competition has been held at Bells Beach. The population of Torquay triples over the summertime, as tourists and schoolies flock to the beaches. Torquay’s economy is driven by tourism, recreation and retail (the head office of Rip Curl is still in Torquay). As part of its ongoing commitment to Torquay and surrounding areas, G.J. Gardner Homes has a number of quality house and land Torquay packages available for purchase.

Transport

Torquay is a short drive (21-kilometres) from Geelong on the Surf Coast Highway. In terms of public transport, V/Line runs a bus service between Torquay and Geelong.

Shopping

Torquay has a Coles, Woolworths and IGA. Aldi can be found in nearby towns, such as Grovedale, Belmont and Highton. A shopping centre dedicated to surfing retailers, Surf City Plaza, can be found on the Great Ocean Road.

Schools

Torquay has a range of quality schools, including Saint Therese Catholic Primary School, Torquay State School, Torquay College, Torquay Coast Primary School (formerly Torquay North Primary School), Lisieux Catholic Primary School and Surf Coast Secondary College.

Interesting Facts about Torquay

Torquay’s median house price is approximately $720,000.

Over the past 5 years, Torquay real estate has achieved a compound annual growth rate of around 5.5%.

Torquay’s current population is 13,255 (2016 census figure).

When it comes to house and land Torquay packages, you need to speak with our friendly Geelong office, which services the following areas in and around Torquay:

  • Anglesea
  • Armstrong Creek
  • Bannockburn
  • Barwon Heads
  • Bellarine
  • Bellbrae
  • Bells Beach
  • Breamlea
  • Connewarre
  • Curlewis
  • Drysdale
  • Dunes Estate
  • Freshwater Creek
  • Frog Hollow
  • Grovedale
  • Highton
  • Inverleigh
  • Jan Juc
  • Leopold
  • Mount Duneed
  • Ocean Grove
  • Ocean Views
  • Portarlington
  • Queenscliff
  • St Leonards
  • The Church Estate
  • Torquay
  • Waurn Ponds
  • Wombah Park
  • Zeally Bay

If you’re looking for quality house and land Torquay packages, please call Paul, Rohan and the G.J. Gardner Homes team on 03 5221 1447.