Inside the $500m Marina Mirage redevelopment at Main Beach

Makris Group Makris Group Makris Group Makris Group

06/02/2023

A $500 million plan to “reimagine” a landmark Gold Coast waterfront shopping precinct includes a boutique hotel, waterfront residences, and supercharged retail and dining.

A $500 million plan to “reimagine” a landmark Gold Coast waterfront shopping precinct includes a boutique hotel, waterfront residences, and supercharged retail and dining.

South Australian property mogul Con Makris has lodged a development application to give Main Beach’s longstanding Marina Mirage the mega facelift, the Bulletin can reveal.

Mr Makris’ company Makris Group, the long-term owners of the shopping centre, have now lodged the plans to transform the site - it will also include a wellness hub.

Mr Makris has harboured a vision to redevelop the site for more than a decade and has invested significant resources toward the project.

Makris Group CEO and son Jason Makris said the proposed redevelopment would be a “must-visit destination for both locals and tourists”.

“Our proposed development aligns with the objectives of The Spit Master Plan, while delivering a world-class destination for the Gold Coast, Queensland, and our economy,” Jason Makris said.

“The Makris Group is incredibly proud to be presenting plans of this calibre to City of Gold Coast for the historic reimagination of Marina Mirage and look forward to delivering their vision for the site.”

In order to have a design that would best complement the surrounding landscape, Makris Group held a competition in 2020 between Australia’s most renowned architectural firms to secure the right team for the job.

Melbourne-based architects Elenberg Fraser were appointed to develop the design, which director and lead architect Callum Fraser said would “capitalise on the site’s unrivalled Broadwater aspects and subtropical environment and create a new heart for the dynamic community”.

Since acquiring Marina Mirage in 2013, Makris Group has in recent years developed a new multi-million dollar 76-berth Superyacht Marina which offers berthing facilities for Superyachts up to 85m. Makris Group backed in the Gennari Group’s swanky new floating beach club La Luna and its Mare restaurant and a ferry terminal for HOPO, the city’s ferry service.

The Makris Group was established in the 1980s by executive chairman Con Makris and is one of the country’s largest privately owned property groups. Con Makris built the company up from a single shopping centre purchase after immigrating to Australia from Greece as a youth.

The company are also behind the purchase and transformation of Oracle Broadbeach.

Opening in September 1988, Marina Mirage was developed to give Sheraton Mirage visitors a luxury shopping experience.

See more information in our Developments section

Article Source
https://www.afr.com/property/commercial/rich-lister-pushes-500m-overhaul-of-former-skase-mall-20230207-p5cihr

 

 

 

similar NEWS

Makris Group

26/08/2023

NOW OPEN: CnB slings Korean chicken at Gilles Plains

It’s the culinary phenomenon that’s making the state stop and…. well… eat.

READ ARTICLE
Makris Group

05/03/2024

10 places to make a splash this summer

Beat the heat, sip wine, dine – and even dance – at these cool pool and beach clubs.

READ ARTICLE
Makris Group

23/11/2023

Makris Group gets the nod for $500m plan to add hotel and apartments to Marina Mirage

Once the decision is ratified by the full council, Makris Group has signalled a 2027 opening for the new-look Marina Mirage, well ahead of the Brisbane 2032 Olympic Games.

READ ARTICLE
CLOSE

Privacy policy

PRIVACY POLICY


Last updated: 1th June, 2023

Balgra Shopping Centre Management Pty Ltd  (ABN 92 065 966 654) T/A Makris Group respect the privacy and security of your Personal Information, as defined below, and comply with the requirements of the Australian Privacy Principles under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth).

 

COLLECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
 

There are many aspects of the site which can be viewed without providing personal information, however, for access to future Makris Group Developments customer support features, you are required to submit personally identifiable information. This may include but not limited to a unique username and password or provide sensitive information in the recovery of your lost password.

By visiting our website, using any of our services or otherwise providing us with your Personal Information (or authorising it to be provided to us by someone else), you agree to your Personal Information being collected and handled as set out in this Privacy Policy. 

HOW WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may collect Personal Information either directly from you, or from third parties. We may collect this information when you deal with us over the telephone, send us correspondence (whether by letter or email), have contact with us in person, visit our websites or complete hard copy or online forms.    
 

Depending on the type of service you or our customers have requested, we may also seek to collect information about someone else from you (for example, contact details of your solicitor, emergency contact person or tenant). However, you must not provide us with Personal Information about another person unless you have clear consent from that person to do so, told them that their Personal Information will be handled in accordance with this Privacy Policy and directed them to where they can find it. 
 

Regardless of how it is collected, we handle Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. 
 

SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
 

We take reasonable steps to protect any Personal Information that we hold from misuse, interference and loss and from unauthorised access, alteration and disclosure. For example, we implement IT security procedures including password protection, firewalls and site monitoring and we store your Personal Information on a secure server. 
 

However, data protection measures are never completely secure and, despite the measures we have put in place, we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Information. You must take care to protect your Personal Information (for example, by protecting any usernames and passwords). You should notify us as soon as possible if you become aware of any security breaches.

 

USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
 

For each visitor to reach the site, we expressively collect the following non-personally identifiable information, including but not limited to browser type, version and language, operating system, pages viewed while browsing the Site, page access times and referring website address. This collected information is used solely internally for the purpose of gauging visitor traffic, trends and delivering personalised content to you while you are at this Site.

From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will use for these new purposes only, data collected from the time of the policy change forward will adhere to our updated practices.

PRIVACY & SITE CHANGES
 

Makris Group may update this Privacy Policy from time to time so please review it periodically for changes.

Your continued use of our websites or services, requesting our assistance or the provision of further Personal Information to us (directly or via an authorised person) after this Privacy Policy has been revised, indicates your acceptance of the revised Privacy Policy.

OUR CONTACT DETAILS
 

If you have a query relating to this Privacy Policy or wish to make a complaint, please contact us using the following contact details: 
 

The Office Manager
Makris Group
Level 2
17 Elizabeth Avenue,
Broadbeach QLD 4218
Australia

Email address: makrisgroup@makris.com.au
Phone: +61 7 5560 8180

For more information about the Privacy Act in Australia and protecting your privacy, visit the website below:

www.privacy.gov.au

 

 

 

CLOSE

Disclaimer

© This information has been obtained from sources believed reliable. We have not verified it and make no guarantee, warranty or representation about it.

Any projections, opinions, assumptions or estimates used are for example only and do not represent the current or future performance of the property.

You and your advisors should conduct a careful, independent investigation of the property to determine to your satisfaction the suitability of the property for your needs.