The view from the Seanna Residences site.
The view from the Seanna Residences site.

First crane goes up on $78m luxury development

The Bokarina Beach skyline has a new addition with the first crane erected on a $78 million luxury beachfront apartment project.

The Seanna Residences at Bokarina Beach is due to come out of the ground over the next 18 months, after sods were first turned in mid-September.

Builder Tomkins has been tasked with the 63-apartment job on behalf of developer Clark Group.

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The project had been part of the RGD stable before RGD Group Pty Ltd and RGD Constructions Pty Ltd went into administration in May.

IN THE AIR: The first crane has been erected on the Seanna Residences site at Bokarina Beach.
IN THE AIR: The first crane has been erected on the Seanna Residences site at Bokarina Beach.

But the project was back on track after Clark Group took on the development opportunity, as well as Southbank at Birtinya Island.

The project is expected to be completed by December next year and is anticipated to create up to 400 jobs for local contractors and suppliers.

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Seanna Residences is being built beside Walter Iezzi's Oceanus project, with the two set to change the face of Bokarina Beach forever.

The two new unit developments are part of more than half a billion dollars' worth of projects under way, in design or pre-sold in Stockland's Oceanside precinct spanning Birtinya and Bokarina Beach.