$105 million works approved in just six months: Building boom

COULD Morpung Avenue become the region’s newest prestige address on the Victorian side of the Murray River?

The Irymple street is home to one of Sunraysia’s most extravagant building works, data from the Victorian Building Authority suggests, with the most expensive domestic building permit issued in the Mildura Council area during the first half of the year going to a $2.6 million project.

The reported cost of the 772sqm Morpung Avenue development dwarfed the second most expensive domestic building project to receive a permit during that time – for works costing $870,425 at a Fairways Drive property on the edge of the Mildura Golf Resort.

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