Barker Group, founded by director Travis Barker commenced in the construction business in 1986 as an apprentice carpenter for a commercial construction company delivering projects throughout the Eastern Seaboard.
After finishing his apprenticeship his enhanced skills quickly saw him promoted to foreman and controlling many and varied projects. Travis successfully delivered projects that included government infrastructure, domestic and commercial contracts.
Moving away from Albury in 1996 Travis entered the Sydney Metropolitan area and subsequently the NSW South Coast where he successfully commanded projects spanning residential, commercial, hospitality and industrial developments. With a shared vision with prominent developers in the Illawarra Region, Barker Group were paramount in the urban growth of community facilities for many years. From the successful continuing development on NSW South Coast it was time to expand the business and return to his roots of Albury in 2003 where the business continues to be heavily involved in urban growth.
With strength and innovation, complex projects run on time, on budget and to the highest quality workmanship. Barker Group understands that for a company to deliver excellence in an ever changing environment they must invest in their people, technology and reflect the latest research and innovations, always striving to be up to date with the latest building systems, technological advances, opportunities and legislation. It is Travis’ reputation and ethics that drive Barker Group today.
At Barker Group we understand that for a company to continue to deliver excellence in an ever changing environment we must invest in our people, technology and the latest research and innovations. The Group will continue on select builds concentrating on its core business of development, construction and sale.
Though strategic partnerships we will strive for the most cost effective, innovative and up to date solutions to every project we undertake.
Safety on worksites will remain our number one priority continuing the incident free history of The Group. Environment will always play an major factor in decision making whilst enhancing value for our clients.
Whether building on the South Coast or Albury region, community plays a large role in Barker Group. Local trades are paramount to the success of any build and the company is proud to play a role in the growth of the local economy.
Based in the Albury/Wodonga Region, Barker Group is perfectly positioned to work across Victoria, NSW and ACT. With a dynamic construction team, we deliver a multitude of building solutions in the commercial sector. We work hand in hand with our clients to deliver a quality product- on time, on budget and reflecting the highest possible standards of workmanship.
Barker Group is a forward thinking commercial property development company with successful regional projects already completed. We have shown that we fully understand what is required by business today and more importantly what will be required tomorrow and beyond.
We can offer services in every aspect of development from acquisitions of Greenfield sites through to full “turn key” solutions. We research, adapt, modify and execute a flexible solution to meet your business and property needs. Achieving the best possible outcome for our clients is our ultimate goal establishing a strategic partnership to ensure your future prosperity.
Barker Group were engaged between mid 2009 to mid 2011 as a delivery partner for Laing O’Rourke Australia Constructions Pty Ltd, involved with the “Building the Education Revolution” (BER) P21 Program, within the Riverina and Western NSW Regions.
Barker Group have completed works at the following Public Schools, along with 2 schools in the Albury Region under the auspices of the Wagga Wagga Catholic Diocese.