Love the beach and the ocean? Work in the coalfields at Collinsville? If you’re thinking of building a new home in Bowen, you need to speak with G.J. Gardner Homes - Australia's number 1 rated national home builder. G.J. Gardner Homes is your go-to builder when it comes to Bowen builders.

The G.J. Gardner Homes franchise servicing Bowen is owned and operated by Jonathan (Jono) and Lisa Moir – experienced Bowen builders. Jono and Lisa have been building quality homes in the Whitsunday region for over 13 years. If you’re in the market for quality, value and choice, Jono, Lisa and the team at G.J. Gardner Homes are your must-call Bowen builders. Whether you’re considering a custom home, an off-the-plan design, a house and land package or a knockdown-rebuild, Jono, Lisa and the team are Bowen builders you can trust and rely on. Bowen builders don’t come any better than the G.J. Gardner Homes team for the Whitsunday region.

Bowen, which is halfway between Mackay and Townsville, is a prosperous coastal town by the Coral Sea. It’s the ideal place to build an affordable and stylish family home – provided you use one of the better Bowen builders. Bowen is famous for its beautiful beaches, the Big Mango and the Abbot Point deep-water coal port. The economy of Bowen is driven by coal mining, tourism, fishing and agriculture (beef, tomatoes, capsicums, mangoes and rockmelons). Residents enjoy access to a cinema (Bowen Summergarden Cinemas), a public library, a swimming pool (Bowen Swimming & Leisure Centre), a golf course (Bowen Golf Club) and a 27-bed hospital (Bowen Hospital).


Bowen is accessible from the north or south via the Bruce Highway. The Spirit of Queensland tilt train stops at Bowen on its journey from Brisbane to Cairns.


Major retailers in Bowen include Woolworths, Target, Supa IGA and Mitre 10. A large number of specialty shops provide additional retail services.


Bowen is home to a number of quality schools, including Bowen State School, Saint Mary's Catholic School, Queens Beach State School, Merinda State School and Bowen State High School.

Interesting Facts about Bowen

  • The population of Bowen is 10,377 (2016 census figure).
  • Based on data from Bowen builders and real estate sources, Bowen’s median house price is around $250,000.

Jono, Lisa and the G.J. Gardner Homes team – professional Bowen builders - service the following areas:

  • Airlie Beach
  • Airlie Retreat
  • Binbee
  • Bogie
  • Bowen
  • Calen
  • Cannon Valley
  • Cannonvale
  • Cape Conway
  • Collinsville
  • Conway Beach
  • Flametree
  • Gumlu
  • Hideaway Bay
  • Jubilee Pocket
  • Mackay
  • Mandalay
  • Merinda
  • Midge Point
  • Proserpine
  • Regatta Waters
  • Riordanvale
  • Sapphire Bay
  • Whitsundays
  • Whitsunday Acres
  • Woodwark
  • Yalboroo

If you’re looking for reliable Bowen builders, please call the G.J. Gardner Homes team in Cannonvale on 07 4946 5690.

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