Kilgariff Estate Gains Momentum
4 May 2021
The Land Development Corporation has announced BMD Urban Pty Ltd, as the successful tenderer to complete the subdivision civil construction works for Stage 2 of Kilgariff Estate. Works include excavation and fill, infrastructure servicing, drainage and road construction to support the development of residential lots and public open space.
Northern Territory Government will contribute $4.1 million towards the development of Kilgariff Estate Stage 2, to ensure an ongoing supply of residential land to the Alice Springs market.
BMD Urban has been operating in the Territory for 24 years and subdivision works are forecast to generate 29 jobs and support local sub-contractors and suppliers.
Kilgariff Estate is located nine kilometres south of the Alice Springs CBD and provides land for future residents, including first home buyers.
Kilgariff Estate Stage 2 will provide over 88 new residential lots with the first release being 52 lots, providing land availability and extending building opportunities for the Alice Springs community.
Kilgariff Estate Coolibah Release (Stage 2A) registration for pre-sale interest is now open to interested purchasers on the Kilgariff Estate website. www.kilgariffestate.com.au.
LDC understands that around 390 local Territory jobs will be generated from subdivision construction and house building activity during the development of Stage 2A.
The civil works for the project will commence in June 2021 and is set to be completed around December 2021.
Quotes from the Chief Executive Officer of the Land Development Corporation, Tony Stubbin:
“With the successful completion of Stage 1 of Kilgariff Estate and the positive demand for stage 2, we look forward to working with BMD and are excited to commence civil works and provide housing opportunities to Alice Springs.
Quotes from BMD Urban, Construction Manager NT, James Whatley:
“BMD Urban has been operating in the Territory for nearly 25 years and is excited to deliver the next 52 lots at Kilgariff Estate. We look forward to bringing our extensive subdivision experience to Alice Springs and working with local suppliers and sub-contractors.”