Out & About in the GIA Tuesday 11th August 2015

It's true, there is definitely something on the agenda down on the corner of Somerset Road and Enterprise Drive in the Gracemere Industry Park. Earthmoving machinery, cranes, men and trucks were all seen on the corner block.   All the while the transport hub is definitely taking shape with much greater numbers of trucks and … Continue reading Out & About in the GIA Tuesday 11th August 2015

Hassalls to hold a Mind-Boggling Auction on Wednesday 12th August 2015

The biggest ever auction to be held at Hassalls Auction Yard at 35-53 Somerset Road Gracemere Industrial Area is on next week, and is just the tip of the iceberg of what lies ahead.   Don’t fear if you miss next week’s 600 lot auction, they will be holding another one on Wednesday 2nd September, promising … Continue reading Hassalls to hold a Mind-Boggling Auction on Wednesday 12th August 2015

GIA Leading the way with Business Confidence – Well Done Schwarz Excavations

From this... ... to this:  And In Just 9-1/2 weeks Well Done Noel Schwarz Excavations. The 2nd business to build in the Gibb Group's 'Gracemere Industry Park', shows it mean's business when it comes to a building big and with a very short time frame. The above photos show the transformation from 26 May to … Continue reading GIA Leading the way with Business Confidence – Well Done Schwarz Excavations

GIA – an uncut diamond in the industrial real estate world

A recent $9.8 million sale of a 2.38 ha block of land with workshop, offices and 12,000 sqm of hardstand (not concreted but hardstand suitable for heavy machinery or truck parking) in the Mackay Industrial area of Paget certainly highlights the difference between sales of developed industrial land in Mackay versus Rockhampton and in particular the Gracemere … Continue reading GIA – an uncut diamond in the industrial real estate world

Major road works currently underway in the GIA

GIA businesses will be aware of the major work being undertaken by Council in Foster Street to seal the eastern end of Foster Street which was never captured in any Fitzroy Shire Council infrastructure budgets as until recently no businesses utilised  the eastern end of Foster Street.  This has all changed now with positive growth reflected … Continue reading Major road works currently underway in the GIA

One Man’s Misfortune is Another Man’s Gain…

........  The only trouble is there is no one out there to take the Gain   Hassall's auction yard in Somerset Road in the GIA is filled with the misfortunes of those closely linked with the mining resources sector. A quick look at the yard in Rockhampton today revealed  6 massive Drilltech and Brandrill   water drills … Continue reading One Man’s Misfortune is Another Man’s Gain…

Great News for the Gracemere Industrial Area Hub – Yeppen North Opens

With the Yeppen North project completed,  transport operators wanting to open up depots  in the GIA,  can do so  with full knowledge that they can be servicing their Rockhampton clients in 10-15 minutes from leaving the GIA.   The likes of Toll moving part of their transport business from Port Curtis on the Yeppen  flood … Continue reading Great News for the Gracemere Industrial Area Hub – Yeppen North Opens

Gracemere Industrial Area ‘Alive’ with development October 2013

A drive over the Overpass and left turn at the Somerset Connection Road will reveal there is a plenty on the go along Somerset Road and a good deal of the excitement in the GIA is because development of the  latest Gibbs Group Industrial Park is well underway as the photo below shows. The roads and  infrastructure … Continue reading Gracemere Industrial Area ‘Alive’ with development October 2013