Category: Work

Kookaburra Homes keeps growing

Award-winning South Australian home builder Kookaburra Homes established its first office in Murray Bridge eight years ago after recognising the district’s enormous potential for business and housing industry growth. With offices now in Adelaide and Mount Barker, Kookaburra Homes continues to choose Murray Bridge as the base for its business headquarters.

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The Rural City of Murray Bridge will be home to the world’s largest safari experience outside Africa with Zoos South Australia announcing a $40m expansion of Monarto Zoo. The redevelopment will encompass a five-star luxury resort, as well as glamping facilities, and will be renamed ‘Monarto Safari Park’. The resort, to be built by Australian […]

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Can you help? In a bid to secure a slice in the lucrative global skincare industry, Brayfield Park Lavender Farm in Murray Bridge is looking to expand from its present size of less than a hectare, to 40ha – including a processing plant and eco-tourism facility. A new lavender farm will also mean new jobs […]

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A $350 million solar project at Murray Bridge has been given development approval, the latest in a string of renewable energy investments in South Australia to get a green light. The solar farm, proposed by RES (Renewable Energy Systems) will create 200 direct and 320 indirect jobs during construction. The RES project comprises a 176MW […]

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South Australian meat processor Thomas Foods International is spending several hundred million dollars on a new state-of-the-art processing facility to be located on a greenfield site 10 km from the Murray Bridge town centre. The facility is the single largest investment by Thomas Foods in its 30-year history showing enormous confidence in Murray Bridge’s vision […]

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In February 2019 Australia’s largest integrated poultry producer, Ingham’s, opened a $40 million greenfield feedmill at Murray Bridge to supply its poultry production in South Australia. The facility is the centrepiece of Ingham’s $279 million state-wide expansion. Ingham’s investment generated 650 construction jobs alone, with another 850 jobs expected throughout the supply chain. The facility […]

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