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The latest goings-on at Woollam.

10th of October, 2017
Thank you to the Maranatha Village residents who joined us for morning tea and a grand tour by Site Manager Wade this morning. These lovely locals hav...
3rd of October, 2017
Our superstar team just secured the win for Health Facilities up to $20 million at the Master Builders Queensland Awards! Building Hummingbird House h...
19th of September, 2017
Woollam Constructions has been linked with construction in the Capricorn Region since 1888, when English migrant Thomas Woollam built the Bank of New ...
19th of September, 2017
Thanks Mayor Margaret Strelow and MP Michelle Landry for coming to see the progress of Rockhampton Regional Council's jewel in the crown at the Riverb...
18th of September, 2017
Aged Care Study Tour Blog #4. Today we were privileged to meet a young lady named Mai who owns and operates Dagmarsminde; a facility specifically d...
14th of September, 2017
Aged Care Study Tour Blog #3. The Danes are an impressive bunch. They’re creative and innovative, yet they have an authentic philosophy to still ...
14th of September, 2017
Aged Care Study Tour Blog #2. Our Aged Care Development Manager Danny Hammon shares his visit to the Centre of Assistive Technology in Copenhagen...
12th of September, 2017
Aged Care Study Tour Blog #1. On average, the Swiss, Danish and Swedish are outliving most of the world’s population. It means these countries...
28th of August, 2017
Our Mackay legends have added another two awards to Woollam’s sweep of the season. The team took home Master Builders Awards for Cannonvale State Sc...
25th of August, 2017
We would like to extend a massive thank you to NAWIC - National Association of Women in Construction for hosting a fantastic Executive Leadership Ser...
17th of August, 2017
Cadets Samantha and Monica were thrilled to attend the HIA Women in Industry Awards last week, supporting the achievements of building and constru...
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14th of August, 2017
We're covering all bases this award season, taking home prizes at four from four regional ceremonies so far. Congratulations to our North QLD team for...
7th of August, 2017
We've broken ground at Ozcare's latest 150-bed aged care facility in Toowoomba! Following best practice designs from our Hervey Bay build, the new...
3rd of August, 2017
With award winning Robina Private Hospital standing proud behind them, our GC team is establishing site for another great local healthcare project. Th...
2nd of August, 2017
Our Brisbane and Gold Coast teams aren't the only ones taking away prizes this awards season! Over the weekend our Ballina team were awarded for Balli...
31st of July, 2017
Our fantastic Robina Private Hospital project team have taken out the competition for Health Facilities over $20 million at the Master Builders Queen...
21st of July, 2017
We're SO proud to see Lara, our Executive Officer & Marketing Manager, championing leadership, inclusion and empowerment for women at Woollam. W...
18th of July, 2017
We're proud to be bringing new life to the Mackay Showgrounds precinct with a grandstand relocation and new equestrian centre. We can't wait to be bac...
11th of July, 2017
Stoked to announce that we're starting works on site at the brand new Queensland Fire and Emergency Services Station in Mackay! The new fire station w...
10th of July, 2017
We had an outstanding night on Friday with our Hummingbird House team receiving Master Builders Queensland Award for Health Facilities up to $20 milli...
7th of July, 2017
How lucky are we that Estimating Manager Emma Hill still loves coming to work a decade after first walking through the Woollam doors!? She's secured...
16th of June, 2017
Thanks to Ballina Shire Council, Ballina and Alstonville locals will be splashing around in brand new 50m competition pools, 25m lap pools, kids’ we...
5th of June, 2017
With an influx of Gold Coast projects, we’re thrilled to announce we’ve now officially moved in to Queensland’s tourist hub. Find the team, incl...
29th of May, 2017
Among the list of 150-bed aged care homes and state-of-the-art private hospitals, sits this darling – the Hopeland Hall relocation for Lutheran Comm...
16th of May, 2017
Our Managing Director Craig Percival joined by Deputy Premier Jackie Trad at this morning's sod turning for the $18M Yeppoon Lagoon. We’re SO happy ...
15th of May, 2017
Last week we proudly launched the Woollam Constructions Innovation Award - an invitation and a challenge to our staff to consider "If you think someth...
12th of May, 2017
Congratulations to Woollam Constructions' Facilities Management Business Manager, Mark Burcher, who was invited to speak on an expert panel at the F...
4th of May, 2017
Managing Director Craig Percival delivered a stellar speech last night at the Lean Construction Institute Australasia seminar: Lean Construction and ...
28th of April, 2017
Woollam Constructions is thrilled to announce our recently appointed role as Principal Contractor for expansion works at Lingard Private Hospital. Fol...
23rd of March, 2017
Apologies for the old news... last year Karratha Airport was awarded the Innovation and Excellence Award at the Australian Airports Association Indust...
21st of March, 2017
Congratulations to our Gold Coast team for reaching Practical Completion of the Robina Professional Centre extension and refurbishment project. The fa...
3rd of February, 2017
Woollam Constructions proudly announce the  successful tender award for the Canossa Trebonne aged care facility redevelopment. The design and constru...
20th of January, 2017
Woollam is pleased to announce another recent project win - the extension and refurbishment of Robina Professional Centre. The project will see the ex...
13th of January, 2017
Woollam Constructions is proud to announce another exciting project win to carry us into the New Year. The "Step Up Step Down" facility is a 10 bed su...
22nd of December, 2016
We are over the moon to announce that Woollam Constructions has been awarded the $11 Million tender for Stage Two of the Rockhampton Riverbank Rev...
20th of October, 2016
Woollam Constructions joined over 1100 delegates at the Leading Aged Services Australia (LASA) National Congress. Showcasing our expertise in Aged Car...
10th of October, 2016
In a fast-paced world where the rate of staff turnover is increasingly swift, Woollam Constructions is proud to pay due respect and gratitude to a num...
3rd of October, 2016
Woollam managed the design and construction of the new $22 million Bundamba Bunnings Warehouse. The project team, led by Project Manager Mick McGown, ...
26th of September, 2016
Brady Contracting specialise in all things plumbing, drainage, civil and gas fitting, sewer and water main diversions and upgrades, as well as storm w...
19th of September, 2016
Progress is well underway at OzCare’s 154 bed RACF Kawungan. The project team, led by John Milton, is smashing out the programme and achieving sensa...
22nd of August, 2016
It comes as no surprise that the Woollam team proudly took home three awards from four nominations at the Queensland Master Builders Awards for Mackay...
18th of August, 2016
Woollam are proud to celebrate the win of our Townsville team's first Queensland Master Builders Award for the design and construct project at Townsvi...
25th of July, 2016
Last week marked 15 years of service from an exceptional Woollam asset - Cameron Robinson. A quiet achiever, Cameron’s name is proudly associated...
22nd of July, 2016
The amazing team constructing Ozcare's new $35 million dollar Hervey Bay facility are celebrating project progress the Woollam Way. With 22 milesto...
5th of July, 2016
Woollam congratulates Trevor Black, who last week marked 15 years of outstanding service and commitment to the company and our communities. Trevor...
29th of June, 2016
We're constructing the Marine Rescue Tower in Ballina. Located on the Northern breakwall of the Richmond River, the new tower will improve safety for ...
22nd of June, 2016
Woollam Constructions takes pride in an ongoing commitment to staff training to ensure that our projects are carried out with the highest possible lev...
29th of April, 2016
Woollam Constructions Site Foreman Jason Sinclair established a fundraising initiative for Hummingbird House in February. The Hummingbird House Constr...
28th of April, 2016
Honouring ANZAC Day memorials this week, we reflect on the company's own history of service. Keith Woollam (b. 1924) served in the 467 Squadron RAAF b...
26th of April, 2016
At Woollam Constructions, we pride ourselves on maintaining a highly specialized local service – whether your project is in one of Australia’s bus...
19th of April, 2016
Woollam Constructions is making significant progress at Powerlink’s Virginia site. Roofing of stage 2A has commenced and will see 40% of roof area c...
6th of April, 2016
Woollam Constructions recently completed the construction of a new function centre, car park and major internal renovations to existing areas of the H...
11th of March, 2016
On this day 20 years ago, Woollam Constructions welcomed a bright young talent to the team – Gary McLeod. Gary started with the team in Mackay; a...
4th of March, 2016
Despite early set backs with seasonal climatic weather, the site team at Robina Private Hospital have relentlessly pushed through adversity to accompl...
12th of February, 2016
Woollam is working alongside Ozcare to commence construction on their new 150 bed aged care facility in Hervey Bay. The $40 million development will m...
12th of February, 2016
Woollam were proud to attend the opening event of Queensland’s newest luxury retirement living complex located at Corinda. The first stage of the $1...
4th of January, 2016
The Ballina Shire Council has selected Woollam Constructions as the builder for the new Marine Rescue Tower in Ballina. The construction of the new to...
4th of January, 2016
Woollam Constructions is proud to announce the win of two major developments in the Aged Care sector that will commence construction early this year. ...
3rd of December, 2015
Woollam Constructions congratulates its first round of team members graduating from the inaugural University of Queensland Executive Education Woollam...
3rd of November, 2015
Woollam are proud to announce that Ballina Branch Manager Ben Cummins was honoured with the 2015 QUT Young Constructor Award at the annual QUT Disting...
17th of September, 2015
The inaugural Woollam Constructions Leadership Program hosted by the University of Queensland is well underway, with a number of staff across all bran...
12th of August, 2015
Woollam’s Rockhampton team proudly received three from three awards for the Central Queensland Region at the Master Builders Association Awards. Th...
2nd of August, 2015
For the third year running, Woollam Constructions is proud to boast the title of Commercial Builder of the Year for the Northern New South Wales Regio...
16th of July, 2015
Woollam Constructions is committed to working with Building Information Modelling (BIM). This innovative technology involves the generation and manage...
26th of June, 2015
Woollam are proud to continue our dedicated support to the education of young apprentices in the industry through our Woollam Young Builders Associati...
1st of June, 2015
Affirming their position as an industry leader in the development of aged care communities, Woollam Constructions were proud to sponsor and exhibit at...
30th of May, 2015
The Design and Construction of a terminal and runway extension at Onslow, Western Australia was completed in April and facility is now in operation. T...
28th of May, 2015
In a first for both organisations, Woollam signed a three year deal as the exclusive Business Partner in the vertical market of Building and Construct...
18th of May, 2015
Woollam is excited to welcome prominent industry figure Gary Inness to the team as North and Central Queensland Manager. Gary joins Woollam Constru...
22nd of April, 2015
The redevelopment of Oxley High School has been delivered to an exceptional standard, thanks to a dedicated project team and strong network of tradesp...
20th of April, 2015
Woollam Constructions are excited to announce a number of innovative new projects, including the Design and Construct of Robina Private Hospital (Gold...
5th of April, 2015
As part of the natural progression of a forward-thinking company, Woollam Constructions officially announced a change in Directorship on March 31, 201...
10th of December, 2014
Congratulations to Woollam Constructions Estimating Cadet Rachel Mawn, who was accepted to University of Florida on a 6 month exchange from QUT. We ar...
20th of November, 2014
Woollam Constructions is dedicated to building a strong future for cadets and apprentices, ensuring they are industry prepared and qualified beyond th...
21st of October, 2014
2014 was a stellar year for Woollam Constructions, taking home major honours at the Master Builder Awards, including; Builder of the Year - NSW Nor...