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The latest goings-on at Woollam.

16th of October, 2017
Catch the expert Woollam Constructions team at LASA National Congress, which this year focuses on staying ahead of the game - being strong, bold and b...
Community
12th of October, 2017
Thank you MATES in Construction for continuing to support our mates through suicide prevention and awareness. Woollam is proud to be your industry par...
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...
9th of October, 2017
How amazing is this?! Our Lara rode 314km from Byron to Brisbane over the weekend with Chain Reaction Challenge Foundation and helped raise over $420,...
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...
18th of September, 2017
Woollam MD Craig Percival is passionate about building local, and is leading the fight to get major projects moving in the Mackay region where many lo...
15th of September, 2017
Woollam is proud to have had 20 sites encouraging positive action by taking part in MATES in Construction / R U OK? Day Fly the Flag campaign to suppo...
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...
12th of September, 2017
We were up extra early this morning enjoying a powerful business breakfast at Cloudland in support of Chain Reaction Challenge Foundation and Humm...
11th of September, 2017
Struggling through your Monday? Let this story help start your week on a good note...   Luke Painter is a Woollam Facilities Managemen...
5th of September, 2017
Powerful business panel discussing critical leaderships requirements for inclusion, diversity + cultural change. Tuesday 12th September @ Cloudland...
30th of August, 2017
The Robina Medical Centre team held MATES In Construction General Awareness Training on site yesterday. All contract partners were present and downed ...
29th of August, 2017
It’s fantastic to see Woollam teams taking the initiative to set up site BBQs with our contract partners recently. Special mention to the Yeppoon te...
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...
24th of August, 2017
To mark Seniors Week, we're sending teams (armed with baked goods, of course!) to our local and regional aged care clients to enhance community conn...
Community
18th of August, 2017
In conjunction with R U OK? Day, our industry partners MATES in Construction are bringing back their Fly The Flag campaign on Thursday 14 September. T...
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...
15th of August, 2017
Are you a keen golfer, or willing to give it your best shot? Help raise funds and awareness for social isolation in our aging population through PresC...
News
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...
4th of August, 2017
Best wishes to The Woolly Wanderers, our super Dunga Derby team, as they tackle their four day journey through the outback. Saddling up and hitting th...
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...
Community
18th of July, 2017
We're doing it for the kids with Rally for a Cause and the Dunga Derby campaign. Jump on board the fundraising effort and help The Woolly Wanderers to...
Community
17th of July, 2017
Thanks Rockhampton River Festival and Rockhampton Regional Council for a fantastic weekend of festivities and the opportunity to bring the Woollam Con...
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...
Community
6th of July, 2017
Our cadets enjoyed such a treat yesterday, kicking back and relaxing with PresCare Alexandra Gardens residents along the Fitzroy River. Not only did t...
27th of June, 2017
Hey Rockhampton folk - brace yourself for this! Woollam Constructions is excited to sponsor the major fireworks display at the Rockhampton River F...
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...
Community
12th of June, 2017
We’re so proud to support the work of our everyday heroes! Site Maintenance Manager Jason Sinclair wants to make a difference, which is why he’s u...
9th of June, 2017
On this day 20 years ago, a bright and youthful Peter Lando began his career with Woollam as a Carpenter in Mackay. It wasn’t long until his tale...
Community
6th of June, 2017
We had an absolute ball at the Hummingbird House Taking Flight Gala on the weekend! Always an honour to support Hummingbird House - Queensland's o...
6th of June, 2017
Find out what our Aged Care Development Manager Danny Hammon has discovered we can learn from other industries in the hunt for greater efficiency... ...
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...
30th of May, 2017
We are so pleased to announce that Woollam Constructions is now Queensland and New South Wales partners of MATES in Construction – the not-for-profi...
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...
26th of May, 2017
At Woollam, we are always proud to see the amazing and diverse ways in which our people give back to our local communities. Tim Hill, a Rockhampton ba...
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...
8th of May, 2017
We indulged in a fantastic morning tea at Christadelphian Aged Care's Marantha Village on Friday. Our site team joined local residents living adja...
4th of May, 2017
Managing Director Craig Percival delivered a stellar speech last night at the Lean Construction Institute Australasia seminar: Lean Construction and ...
3rd of May, 2017
Woollam is proud to sponsor our local Sporting Wheelies and Disabled Association junior wheelchair basketball team, the Townsville Cyclone Chasers. ...
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
You can catch Danny Hammon, our Aged Care and Business Development Manager at the Leading Age Services Australia Queensland State Conference next week...
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...
12th of March, 2017
Help us to help families in need by donating to team #31 The Woolly Wanderers in the Rally for a Cause Dunga Derby 2017. You can donate online he...
10th of March, 2017
During the month of February, 2017 Rally for a Cause was working on a Rally Renovation for Aeden Harris, one of their Rally for a Cause recipients. ...
9th of March, 2017
Our Business Managers Danny Hammon and Mark Russell are spending a few days at the Australian Healthcare Week expo showing off our Healthcare design a...
7th of March, 2017
We would've posted this earlier but we've spent two days recovering from the International Women's Day Fun Run/Walk on the weekend. Congratulation...
10th of February, 2017
Woollam Constructions is delighted to be working together with Rally for a Cause to deliver a brand new backyard for the Harris family. Aedan Har...
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...
4th of December, 2016
Woollam Constructions is proud to give hope and joy to those in our communities who are doing it tough this Christmas through Wesley Mission Queen...
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...
12th of October, 2016
We are proud to have sponsored the Woollam Constructions Under the Stars event at North Jacklin Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Mackay  over the weekend. ...
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...
16th of September, 2016
Woollam is delighted to have been involved in the 11th consecutive year of annual Charity Gold Classic events in collaboration with PresCare. T...
13th of September, 2016
Woollam is pleased to bring another glamorous gala-style event to the North Jacklin Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Mackay this year for Mackay Festival in...
Community
8th of September, 2016
8 September is world suicide prevention day. As part of an epic campaign with MATES In Construction and R U OK Day, our sites are flying the flag ...
23rd of August, 2016
We recently hosted youth involved in the Transition 2 Success (T2S) program over two days in June and August to tour and learn about the construction ...
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...
3rd of August, 2016
The Woolly Wanderers team have this morning left our Hervey Bay site to embark on the four day adventure that is Dunga Derby!! The team have raised mu...
2nd of August, 2016
The 11th annual Prescare Golf Day this year has a new home at Hope Island  Golf Club -  one of the best resort courses in Australia. Funds raised...
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...
5th of July, 2016
Woollam proudly hosted more than 70 of our valued staff and clients at the Woollam Winning Post Lawn at the Mackay Cup Race Day on Saturday 2 July. He...
30th of June, 2016
Rally for a Cause is a Hervey Bay based local  Charity organization established to support Fraser Coast families and individuals affected by life-lim...
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...
14th of June, 2016
Woollam Constructions' Mackay Branch Manager Tom Ryan proudly graced the front page of the Daily Mercury on Monday 13 June. Dressed in prison attire a...
31st of May, 2016
On Sunday 29 May, 250 generous Mackay locals joined the combined fundraising effort of Woollam Constructions and BURP Eat Drink & The Dispensary f...
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...
18th of April, 2016
Last week, Managing Director Craig Percival, Aged Care Manager Danny Hammon and Mackay Regional Manager/Facilities Maintenance Manager Tom Ryan attend...
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...
31st of March, 2016
As the major sponsor of Mackay’s Art on Show, Woollam Constructions is proud to be involved in the event that continuously fosters a wealth of inspi...
28th of March, 2016
Read our latest feature in the March edition of Business Review Australia. Business Review Australia March 2016 - Woollam Constructions - A Busine...
28th of March, 2016
Woollam Director George Bogiatzis represented the company at the OZ Harvest CEO CookOff earlier this month. The event saw 152 CEOs, Directors and Exec...
14th of March, 2016
The wildest of the Woollam team came together to compete in the ROC (Ridiculous Obstacle Challenge) Race over the weekend, proving their keen ability ...
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...
8th of March, 2016
A number of keen runners from the Woollam team completed the Mater International Women's Day Fun Run on March 6th in support of Chicks in Pink, raisin...
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...
26th of January, 2016
Woollam’s Townsville team and subcontractors constructing the Good Shepherd Home are pleased to be joining forces to support the Sporting Wheelies A...
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. ...
16th of December, 2015
Woollam Constructions and Hummingbird House founders Gabrielle and Paul Quilliam took the hospice mascot on a quick flight to Mackay to spread the wor...
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...
2nd of November, 2015
Woollam Constructions were proud to sponsor the 2015 Outback Queensland Tourism Awards held in Barcaldine on the 31st of October. For the first time e...
20th of October, 2015
The Leading Aged Services Australia National Congress was held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from 11th – 14th October. Woollam C...
18th of October, 2015
Read about how Woollam Constructions is improving its performance by developing its leaders through the UQ Business School Executive Education leader...
14th of October, 2015
Woollam Constructions were very proud to be involved with the Hummingbird House Community Day on the 10th of October. The day included a range of comm...
29th of September, 2015
Congratulations to the Woollam team who participated in the 4th annual Twilight Bay Run on Sunday 20 September. Held by the water at Wynnum, the event...
25th of September, 2015
The much anticipated PresCare Woollam Constructions Charity Golf Classic celebrated its tenth anniversary in Brisbane on the 23rd of September. Held a...
22nd of September, 2015
Woollam Constructions is proud to promote regional growth and tourism through our Gold Partnership with the Winton Outback Festival for 2015. Held fro...
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...
10th of September, 2015
As well as constructing innovative health care and education facilities, Woollam Constructions is committed to supporting these sectors by donating an...
8th of September, 2015
Well done to the Brisbane team who crossed the finish line at the annual Bridge to Brisbane fun run. The Woollam team had a strong turnout, joining th...