Palm Island Motel

Design and construction supervision

Year: 2013 – 2014

Location: Palm Island, North QLD

Client: Palm Island Aboriginal Shire Council

Specs: $1.1 million community project


To further enhance Palm Island for both visitors and locals, the Palm Island Aboriginal Shire Council received a grant for the design and construction of eight additional units at the existing Palm Island Motel, in addition to a further two units at the construction camp site.

Premise was engaged by the Council to undertake project management services for these works, which involved producing a project specification and tender documentation, call for tenders, tender analysis, and supervision of the construction contract.

Services included:

  • Project documentation
  • Tender analysis
  • Construction supervision
  • Project management
      • Key outcomes:

        • Relationship development with the Council and community
        • Proven ability to work in remote areas