Krikis Taylor Architects
Use: Multi level retail development
Cost: $200 million
Marketown is an established high performing retail centre located at the gateway to Newcastle City Centre. Marketown is to be integrated with an adjoining new development Marketown East adding a further 16,000 m2 bringing the total Marketown area to 26,000 m2.
Marketown is already an integral part of the local community and enjoys the benefits and customer patronage of it’s location on the fringe of the CBD and adjacent to the vibrant Honeysuckle commercial/ Restaurant/ Residential foreshore redevelopment. In the past 12 months Marketown has increased both traffic flow and centre turnover by 8%. Marketown is perfectly positioned to provide the ultimate convenience and lifestyle retail experience to a broad shopper base at the gateway to Newcastle’s CBD.
The new extension features:
Premium anchor tenants being Woolworths Supermarket (3,800m²approx) and Dan Murphy’s (1,300m² approx)
Big W & Dick Smith, Approx 30 additional specialty stores, cafes and restaurants, Parking over 3 levels with over 600 in total on site. Easy access from main arterial roads and public transport.