Winner of the 2013 Burnett Wide Bay House of the Year and Individual Home built by Mike Murry Homes Pty Ltd. Photo Contributed
Winner of the 2013 Burnett Wide Bay House of the Year and Individual Home built by Mike Murry Homes Pty Ltd. Photo Contributed Contributed

Wide Bay companies recognised in Master Builders awards

AN AGNES Water-based building company has taken out the House of the Year award at the Burnett Wide Bay Master Builders housing and construction awards held in Maryborough last night.

Mike Murry Homes took out a number of prizes in the awards, including house of the year, individual home - $1 million to $2 million category, individual home over $2million, and house for sloping sites (over $1 million category).

Master Builders Regional Manager Michael Hopkins congratulated all 30 winners.

"It is a tribute to the Housing & Construction Awards that, after 26 years, they continue to be sought after by the state's top builders and tradespeople," Mr Hopkins said.

Other Bundaberg regions winners included Ricky Paroz, of R Paroz Constructions, winning the Presidents Award and the Individual Home $276,000 - $375,000, Murchie Constructions for the Bundaberg Region Athletics Facility, Condev Construction Pty Ltd for the Bundaberg Toyota Redevelopment and Palmlake Works Pty Ltd for the Palm Lake Resort Bargara Housing.

 

Apprentice of the Year was Stevie Farrance, Apprentice Employer of the Year was Win Constructions Queensland Pty Ltd and the women in building award went to Amanda Thomsen.

Winners:

Specialty & Construction

 

  • Trade Contractor - Cabinet Making - Mike Murry Homes Pty Ltd - Sunrise at 1770
  • Health & Education Facilities up to $5 million - Jeff Lennox Builder Pty Ltd - Burnett Youth Learning Centre -  Hospitality & Training Building
  • Sporting & Community Service Facilities up to $5 million - Murchie Constructions Pty Ltd - Bundaberg Region Athletics Facility
  • Sporting & Community Service Facilities $5 million - $20 million - Win Constructions Queensland Pty Ltd - Maryborough Aquatic Centre Redevelopment
  • Retail Facilities over $5 million - Condev Construction Pty Ltd - Bundaberg Toyota Redevelopment
  • Commercial Building (office accommodation) up to $5 million - Jeff Lennox Builder Pty Ltd - Seventh Stone
  • Industrial Building up to $5 million - Win Constructions Queensland Pty Ltd - Cleanaway Industrial Building
  • Tourism & Hospitality Facilities over $5 million - P B S Building (QLD) Pty Ltd - Fraser Coast Cultural Centre
  • Lifestyle Housing for Seniors - Palmlake Works Pty Ltd - Palm Lake Resort Bargara

Housing

  • Housing for Sloping Sites up to $425,000 - Gilbert J McGlinn - Bay House
  • Housing for Sloping Sites $426,000 ‒ $1 million - Jeff Lennox Builder Pty Ltd T/A Jeff Lennox Homes
  • Housing for Sloping Sites over $1 million - Mike Murry Homes Pty Ltd - Sunrise at 1770
  • Home Renovation/Remodelling Project up to $275,000 - Andrew J Rhind T/A J Rhind Builder
  • Best Bathroom - Finecorp Industries Pty Ltd T/A C F Homes
  • Best Kitchen - Andrew J Rhind T/ A J Rhind Builder
  • Display Home $276,000 ‒ $375,000 - P J Burns Builder Pty Ltd - Currumundi 215
  • Display Home $376,000 ‒ $475,000 - Jeff Lennox Builder Pty Ltd T/A Jeff Lennox Homes
  • Individual Home up to $275,000 - Peter G Green
  • Individual Home $276,000 ‒ $375,000 - Ricky D Paraz T/A Comfort Homes R Paroz Constructions
  • Individual Home $476,000 ‒ $625,000 - Intro Ducing Effects Pty Ltd T/A Colin J Clark Essentially Residential
  • Individual Home $626,000 ‒ $775,000 - Intro Ducing Effects Pty Ltd T/A Colin J Clark Essentially Residential
  • Individual Home $776,000 ‒ $1 million - Finecorp Industries Pty Ltd T/A CCF Homes
  • Individual Home $1 million ‒ $2 million - Mike Murry Homes Pty Ltd
  • Individual Home over $2 million - Mike Murry Homes Pty Ltd - Sunrise at 1770

Individual

  • Apprentice of the Year - Stevie Farrance
  • Apprentice Employer of the Year - Win Constructions Queensland Pty Ltd
  • Women in Building Award - Amanda Thomsen


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