Aug 19, 2019

Brilliant builds celebrated in Mackay awards

Brilliant builds celebrated in Mackay awards

A world-class aquatic facility has earned Paynters the Project of the Year gong at this year’s Mackay & Whitsunday Master Builders Housing & Construction Awards.

The Mackay Aquatic and Recreation Centre includes three swimming pools and associated structures, while the athletics area features a clubhouse to cater for events.

Judges were impressed by the collaboration involved and the ability of the contractor to meet the many challenges that impacted on the project, completed for Mackay Regional Council.

Paynters also won Sporting Facilities over $10 Million and the Community Accommodation for Aged Care and Nursing Homes categories in the local awards.

Airlie Beach-based Coastal Edge Constructions was also among the big winners, taking the House of the Year award for the Papillon II timber home on Mount Whitsunday as well as category wins for Home Renovation/Remodelling Project over $1 million, Individual Home over $2 million, and Best Residential Swimming Pool .

Papillon II  was named House of the Year.

The winner of the 2019 Mackay & Whitsunday President’s Award was Brad Kirkpatrick Builder for the Richmond Hills home Ashford.  

Master Builders’ Mackay & Whitsunday regional manager Malcolm Hull congratulated all the winners across the 43 categories.

“The quality and diversity of homes, projects and individuals entered in this year’s awards program was extremely impressive,” Mr Hull said.

“We saw some really unique entries this year – a testament to what our local builders and tradies are capable of. This is also something all entrants and all those involved in can be extremely proud of.”

Check out the full list of winners HERE

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