$1.6b LAND DEAL
Developers propose 4500-home estate at Bohle River
ANOTHER major estate has been proposed for the region to provide new housing, schools, commercial areas and sports facilities, including an 18-hole golf course. Developer Parkside Development is proposing the $1.6 billion master-planned community on about 400ha of land on each side of the Bohle River at Shaw. The area incorporates the Townsville and Thuringowa council areas and is planned to provide 4500 home sites and be home to 14,000 people.