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.
Lite n' Easy snap up third of North Point Business Park
Walker Corporation has sold one third of its 30 hectare commercial estate, North Point Business Park in Brisbane, for around $13.5 million to Mitchell’s Quality Foods and Lite n’ Easy.
Vicinity industrial base moves up a gear with new transport route
Walker has signed up Caltex to operate an industrial-sized service station on its $400 million Vicinity industrial base in Adelaide’s north. This comes after the South Australian Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) approved a new route for B-triple trucks to drive into the estate.
Wallis Creek welcomes first residents
Walker Corporation celebrates the arrival of the first residents of Wallis Creek, the new residential community located in Gillieston Heights near Maitland, as they move into their brand new homes.
Walker on the waterfront in QLD
Billionaire Lang Walker has won the right to develop a key waterfront site in Queensland owned by state and local governments with a value of more than $1 billion.