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Stage 1 NOW OPEN at Gilles Plains!

Vibrant, fresh, new and improved; the centre is currently undergoing a $30 million redevelopment and expansion and is set to bring a fantastic atmosphere and vibe to the area. Stage 1 is complete and the brand NEW Woolworths store is NOW OPEN! Additional new shops including Flight Centre, Vodaphone and Wok in a Box will be ...

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts To Debut In South Australia With Signing Of Sheraton Adelaide Hotel

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Signing Marks Starwood’s Second Hotel in the City of Adelaide Adelaide, Australia – 13 November 2015 – Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced plans to debut its iconic Sheraton brand in South Australia with the signing of the Sheraton Adelaide. Owned by the Makris Group, South ...

NEW residential, retail and hotel development approved for 88 O’Connell

The Makris Group has been given the green light on their proposal for a luxury residential, retail and hotel development at the long-vacant former Le Cornu site at O’Connell Street, North Adelaide. The planned development includes a five-star hotel, a 16-story apartment tower, a public piazza, underground carpark, retail stores and restaurants. This development will be ...

$200 million retail and luxury residential apartment development announced for 88 O’Connell St North Adelaide

THE TIME IS RIGHT FOR NORTH ADELAIDE’S NEW HEART. The proposal includes a shopping and restaurant precinct, residential apartments from one bedroom apartments through to luxury penthouses, commercial offices and a boutique hotel. This is spread over eight buildings linked by a piazza and gardens to be created on a site bordered by O’Connell, Tynte, ...

Makris Group Purchases the Oracle

The acquisition of the Oracle development at Broadbeach Queensland in April 2014 further cements Makris Groups strategy to focus on lifestyle destination precincts which by the nature and location attract people and retail spending. The $65m acquisition is the second Queensland acquisition by the Group after the purchase of Marina Mirage which occurred a year earlier. The Oracle consists of an office precinct, car parking and a restaurant / retail precinct.

Gilles Plains Shopping Centre undergoing a $30 Million Redevelopment and Expansion

The $30m redevelopment of the Gilles Plains Shopping Centre is underway.  Hansen Yuncken builders are on site constructing the expanded and refurbished centre which will include a new large format Woolworths store, an Aldi supermarket and Dan Murphy’s along with around 40 specialty shops.  The new Woolworths is expected to open in late November 2015 ...

Makris Group acquires Marina Mirage and Marina Oceanus, Queensland

Makris Group acquired Marina Mirage in Queensland in April 2013 and Oceanus Marina six months later in October 2014. The Marina Mirage acquisition was Makris Group’s first Queensland acquisition.  The property is one of the icons of the Gold Coast being located directly opposite the Sheraton Mirage Resort. The whole property was brought back into ...