2013

Work commences: Geelong Library & Heritage Centre

Work commences: Geelong Library & Heritage Centre

  • Posted in: Victoria
  • On: 17 Dec 2013

Geelong Mayor Darryn Lyons today joined Federal Senator Michael Ronaldson Minister for Veterans Affairs and Deputy Premier Peter Ryan in turning the first sod on construction of the new Geelong Library and Heritage Centre. “I’m pleased to announce Kane Constructions as the builder of our incredible new landmark library and heritage…

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Prime Minister Tony Abbott opens RACV Torquay Resort

Prime Minister Tony Abbott opens RACV Torquay Resort

  • Posted in: Victoria
  • On: 16 Dec 2013

The Hon Tony Abbott, Prime Minister of Australia, today formally opened the new $115 million RACV Torquay Resort in Victoria (link to speech).The striking facility provides exemplary leisure and conference facilities for members and the public, including a 92 room five-star hotel, 18 hole golf course, indoor swimming pool, day spa, gymnasium, gaming…

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Leongatha Hospital opening

Leongatha Hospital opening

  • Posted in: Victoria
  • On: 6 Dec 2013

The new Leongatha Hospital was officially opened today by The Hon David Davis MP, Minster for Health and The Hon Peter Ryan MP, Deputy Premier. Attendees included Shire Councillors, Board Members, staff members, members of the public and the press as well as a number of people who had been present at the original Opening in 1958. The new $30 million…

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Curtain raises on the Eternity Playhouse Sydney

Curtain raises on the Eternity Playhouse Sydney

aerlier this month Sydneysiders flocked to the premiere of the Darlinghurst Theatre Company’s opening show at the Eternity Playhouse following its $8 million transformation by the City of Sydney. The theatre, designed by TGZ Architects and built by Kane Constructions, was a former Victorian-era church, the Burton Street Tabernacle. Heritage features,…

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Mates in Construction

Mates in Construction

Our team at Somerville House, including sub-contractors, recently undertook Awareness Training through Mates In Construction (“MIC”). The team at MIC approached our Workplace Health & Safety Manager, Graham Thornton, with the sad statistic that construction workers are more than 2 times likely to suicide than Australian men in general.…

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