Current and ForthComing Projects

1 Routley Drive, Kooralbyn

DA for 1 Routley Drive, Kooralbyn
Current and Forth Coming Project Details
Owner JHC Grandma Pty Ltd ATF JHC Grandma Unit Trust (100% owned by Peter & Diane)
Land Area 808 Acres (327 Ha or 3,270,000 m²),27 titles with 30 buildingsw on it.
Location & Description The 4 star Kooralbyn resort sits on 327 hectares of future urban land in the Gold Coast Hinterland. Boasting a 102 room hotel built by Japanese owners in 1991 and 36 lodges built by the original owner Sydney Knights: Sir Peter Abeles and Sir Arthur George in 1973. It also has one of the best golf courses in Australia, a private airport, polo field, equestrian field ,championship mountain bike track and an international school. The polo field was the richest Australian Kerry Packer's favorite play ground. World no. 1 Cathy Freeman, Adam Scott as well as Jason Day etc all studied at the school and it is the only school in Australia produced 2 Young Australians of the year: Olympian Cathy Freeman and scientist Scott Hocknull.
The property also has great future development potential including a previous 423 lot golf frontage subdivision. JHC will further expand its fully serviced over 50s retirement accommodations to make it a potentially $500m -$2 billion project if acquired more land next to it. The resort is one of the few resorts in Australia enjoying the pre 1999 integrated tourism resort (ITR) where any foreign person can buy the established home there, instead of having to buy only brand new properties.
Zoning Future urban
GFL Existing around 15,000 m² plus more to be developed
Proposed Use Resort, golf, tennis centre, airport, equestrian, polo, international school and golf & resort frontage, retirement accommodations plus potential future town centre.
Completion Value $500m - $2 billion depending on the master plan and if need to acquire some more land later.
Stage In the DA application stage.
Time Frame Year 2014 to Year 2035