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New luxury hotel to celebrate National Capital’s history

New luxury hotel to celebrate National Capital’s history

21 September 2017

The historic West Block buildings in front of new Parliament House will be restored and re-purposed to a magnificent luxury hotel following Geocon’s $6.25 million acquisition of the site from the Commonwealth. “This new hotel will celebrate the heritage aspects of the buildings, inside and out,

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Graduate program visits Ausreo, Advanced Pre-Cast and Titan Cranes and Rigging

Graduate program visits Ausreo, Advanced Pre-Cast and Titan Cranes and Rigging

12 September 2017

[Thursday 7 September] The Geocon Graduate Program visited Sydney to explore and further their knowledge with our sub-contractors. The trip included site tours of Ausreo, Advanced Pre-Cast and Titan Cranes & Rigging.   AUSREO Incorporated in 2000, AUSREO was formed with the charter of becom

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Canberra’s first luxury hotel in the CBD

Canberra’s first luxury hotel in the CBD

7 September 2017

A new deluxe hotel will be developed in the heart of Canberra City following Geocon’s acquisition of the Garema Centre site at 70 Bunda Street. “The Chief Minister recently announced the ACT Government was trying to attract high-end hotels to the city, to help accommodate record numbers of inter

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Growth in demand drives new inhouse sales model

Growth in demand drives new inhouse sales model

31 August 2017

Geocon is undergoing a seismic shift in its property marketing with an inhouse sales team developing under the stewardship of international off-the-plan guru Sam Kandil. “We are experiencing unprecedented demand for our apartments, and now have 3,000 units in the pipeline following our purchase of

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Geocon Group General Counsel Appointed

Geocon Group General Counsel Appointed

25 August 2017

Geocon has appointed Kristen Porter to the new role of Group General Counsel. “As Canberra’s largest developer of high-rise residential apartments and mixed-used developments, Geocon is experiencing rapid growth across our residential, hospitality and investment portfolios,” Managing Director

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Woden site expands town centre presence

Woden site expands town centre presence

24 August 2017

Geocon is expanding its focus on Canberra’s main town centres with the acquisition of a new development site in Woden. Following the recent acquisition of the City 7 site in Reid and the announcement of an expansion strategy into regional NSW for GEOCON’s Abode Hotels brand, Canberra’s largest

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The Aston Shuffle and apartments designed for sound

The Aston Shuffle and apartments designed for sound

23 August 2017

World-renowned house music duo The Aston Shuffle has once again joined Geocon’s stable of world-class collaborators, bringing their unique remix expertise to “apartments designed for sound” in Canberra’s largest mixed-use development, Republic. Located in the Belconnen town centre, Republic

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Geocon targets CBD with City 7 acquisition

Geocon targets CBD with City 7 acquisition

16 August 2017

A GEOCON signature mixed-use precinct will be developed at City 7, Reid, following the purchase of the site for $38.5 million at auction on August 9. The 1.17 hectare, landmark site, located on the corner of Cooyong Street and Ainslie Avenue, sits opposite the Canberra Centre and Glebe Park. “

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Building Community

Building Community

7 July 2017

Sometimes community groups really need a hand. Recently, our team at Southport did a ‘backyard blitz’ for a community childcare centre in South Canberra. The playground was very tired with little grass and equipment that could no longer be used or was posing a danger due to its age and deteriora

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