Collins Square launches leasing program for final fifth tower
Walker Corporation has commenced a leasing program for the 40,000 square metre final and fifth tower at its $2 billion Collins Square precinct, the largest commercial project in Melbourne.
Citiswich moves up a gear with IOR Petroleum
Citiswich Business Park in Bundamba continues to gain momentum in 2015 with the addition of IOR Petroleum, an operator of 24/7 unmanned diesel stops. IOR has purchased a 4,425square metre (sqm) block of land for approximately $840k at the Walker Corporation owned Industrial Park, located 25 minutes west of Brisbane. The completed diesel station is estimated to cost in the region of $2 million.
Walker Corporation to invest $600 million to create new city centre in Adelaide
Walker Corporation has committed $600 million to revitalise the centre of Adelaide, with the development of a brand new Festival Plaza, featuring a combination of dynamic entertainment and commercial amenities for both locals and tourists.
Walker’s $1 Billion Citiswich Business Park reaches another milestone with major Travel Centre
Walker Corporation’s $1 billion Citiswich Business Park, 25 minutes west of Brisbane, has posted a strong start to 2015 with the sale of a 1.5 hectare site for the development of a new retail hub at the fast growing industrial park. The completed development is forecast to be in the region of $15m.
Local builder wins major contract at Wallis Creek
Local civil contractor Daracon has been awarded the contract to construct the intersection and earthworks in preparation of the playground and retention basin area at Wallis Creek, the Walker Corporation Masterplanned Community. The ongoing development of infrastructure at the community has created jobs for local residents, with Walker demonstrating its commitment to using local builders.
Lang Walker awarded Order of Australia for philanthropic endeavours
What better way to celebrate Australia Day than with an ‘Order of Australia’? This is exactly how the day played out for Lang Walker, who was awarded ‘Officer (AO)’ in recognition of his varied and continual philanthropic efforts.
Westmark Milton Now Close To A Sell-Out
Construction of the twin towers at Westmark Milton has recently commenced and Walker Corporation’s $150 million development at the sough-after site is already close to a sell-out.
The waters-edge of Redlands
The man who embraced the past to revitalise two of Sydney’s most sensitive heritage waterfront development sees an exciting future and employment opportunities for the Redlands community.
One of the oldest heritage buildings in Australia achieves 5 Green Star Rating
The Goods Shed South and the Lantern Building, located at 707 Collins Street Melbourne, is one of the oldest heritage buildings in Australia to receive a Green Star rating. The result of an 18 month renovation by Walker Corporation as part of the $2.0bn Collins Square development.
Walker wins UDIA SA Local Community Development award
Walker Corporation’s commitment to community engagement has been recognised by the Urban Development Institute of Australia with the company winning the Local Community Development category at the South Australian 2014 awards.