Tag Archives: development

‘Follow the process, Kaufland!’

Ritchies CEO Fred Harrison has expressed his dismay at German supermarket giant Kaufland and backed up recent claims made by Master Grocers Australia (MGA), saying the Schwarz Group owned business is getting favourable treatment by the Victorian government in their planning applications. MGA has said that local Melbourne retailers are …

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Major refurbishment for Richmond Marketplace (Sydney) keeps pace

Stage-two renewal has been seen a redeveloped car park completed and operational. The $11 million second stage of the centre’s renovation also includes a refurbishment of its March Street frontage, development of an expanded external courtyard and community-accessible amphitheatre, plus a significant facelift for all common areas and entry points. …

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Bunnings site to be repurposed as shopping centre

A former Bunnings warehouse in Springvale, Victoria, will become Ouson Plaza – a shopping centre anchored by an ALDI supermarket and The Good Guys store. According to Burgess Rawson Leasing Director David Mark, the successful repurpose of the ‘Bunnings box’ will deliver a significant retail boost for the area. “Burgess …

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Melbourne Square to become major retail destination

Melbourne’s largest mixed-use urban precinct, Melbourne Square, will soon provide locals with access to shopping, dining and cafe facilities, including Southbank’s first full-line supermarket. Melbourne Square’s property developer, OSK Property, announced the deal with Woolworths that will give Southbank residents access to major retail amenities including a 3,800sqm two-storey supermarket …

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Woolworths to anchor Brisbane’s South City Square

The $600 million South City Square urban-regeneration project at Woolloongabba in Brisbane has secured Woolworths as an anchor tenant, with the retailer signing a 15-year lease. Woolworths Regional Property Manager Phillip Peel says the retailer has secured one of the key tenancies in the development, with the growing population indicating …

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Adelaide centre reopens with $51m redevelopment

Vicinity Centres has opened the redeveloped Colonnades Shopping Centre in southern Adelaide. The centre is fully leased and has a fresh food hall, ALDI, 16 new specialty stores, an expanded Woolworths and an alfresco dining precinct. “The $51 million redevelopment of Colonnades is the first project completion for Vicinity Centres,” …

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Work begins on Brisbane shopping precinct revamp

The upgrading of the District Centre in Brisbane’s Yarrabilba area has begun and will include a 3,200sqm Coles, a McDonald’s and a Family Medical Centre. “It is part of an investment by Coles of more than $30 million in the Logan Council over the past two years, which is testament …

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Work starts on $38m Beaudesert shopping village

Construction has begun on a multimillion-dollar shopping village in Beaudesert, Queensland, which is scheduled to open in May. The shopping village will comprise more than 4,400sqm of retail space, anchored by a 1,200sqm Greener Grocer supermarket and 500sqm of specialty stores. There are also plans for a fast-food restaurant and …

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