Project Description

The Lakes

The Lakes is a large master-planned community located in Mermaid Waters, and is being developed on the last greenfield canal front site on the Gold Coast.

Sprawling 42 hectares in Mermaid Waters, The Lakes is a master planned community focused around a man-made lake featuring water front residential lots, medium rise residential buildings, and a commercial and retail precinct. This large-scale development is to be delivered in stages, the first being a collection of 30 homes at The Lakes Residences on the northern peninsula which was completed in 2017

Bennett + Bennett have been involved in various aspects of this project since the 1980’s, including preliminary land lease surveys, contract plans for community title schemes, proposal plans for lot layout, subdivision plans, the lot set outs, provision of construction control for the civil set out works, lot staking, as constructed survey of civil works providing expert titling advice.


  • Surveying
    – Civil works surveys
    – Proposal plans
    – Subdivisions & land lease surveys
    – Construction control setout
    – As-constructed survey of civil services
  • Town Planning
  • Titling

Client: Sunland Group

Year: 2016 – ongoing

Image Source: Sunland Group