Welcome to Murphy Builders

We provide a comprehensive range of award-winning building services throughout Queensland, New South Wales and Northern Territory. With almost 40 years' experience in the industry, we manage commercial, industrial and residential projects of all shapes and sizes. For distinction in construction, there's only one choice: Murphy Builders.
Our History
Our History

Established on Sunshine Coast in the 1970's, Leigh Murphy has established good will and a respected and reputable name within the industry. Working together are a strong group of experienced co-owners who actively drive the company's growth and have worked together as a team for over a decade. 

The professionalism of Murphy Builders, and our level of finish, are highly regarded throughout Queensland, NSW and the Northern Territory. We have a family based ethos with a hands-on and "get it right the first time" approach. Our firm represents the vision that any builder can build a building, but good builders stand by their work.


Murphy Builders employs and regularly audits a range of construction and integrated management system elements to ensure efficient project delivery, clear communication channels, effective financial accounting and programmed control of projects. 

Our staff and our systems are certified to industry best practice standards, with the firm holding Federal Safety Commissioner Accreditation, QLD Government Pre-Qualification, Northern Territory Contractor Accreditation, as well as the necessary contractor licences for each state.


Our projects span both metropolitan and regional areas from Mt Isa, Newcastle to Kakadu.

We offer construction services in commercial, industrial, residential, specialized construction, development and refurbishment. As award winning builders we take pride in each project and are committed to providing distinction in construction.


Murphy Builders development track record spans commercial, industrial and residential sectors having delivered an array of projects from site purchase, design through to construction and sale.

We have developed a wealth of experience through in house developments and those delivered for a range of clientele. Development and Construction Consultant clients use us because of the economy, compliance and prompt delivery.

Murphy Homes

Murphy Homes is a wholesale investment residential building company offering complete house and land packages across Queensland and New South Wales.

We offer house and land packages in popular housing estates close to schools, shops, public transport and other amenities, thus ensuring our investors receive excellent returns and capital growth. Murphy Homes will provide you with a quality home, value for money and service exceeding your expectations.

We have a loyal, highly skilled labour and trade base and we always deliver your home to the highest possible standard. Murphy Homes has experienced staff with vast design and planning experience.  This allows us to work on your home from start to finish with you as our priority.

About us

We have been in operation under the direction of Leigh Murphy for nearly 40 years and have an excellent reputation throughout Queensland, New South Wales and Northern Territory, with projects spanning across both metropolitan and regional areas.

As award-winning builders, we take pride in every project and are committed to providing distinction in construction. We operate subsidiary companies that work exclusively for Murphy Builders, encompassing joinery, concreting, equipment hire and project development sectors.

These entities are extremely beneficial to our clients, allowing internal teams to provide flexibility, economy of scale and compliance while maintaining the high quality and safety standards of Murphy Builders.

Murphy Builders Charity

Donations and Sponsorships

Murphy Builders’ ethos is based around care for the industry and community – we believe it is important to give back and offer assistance for those in need.  We are actively involved in a number of community groups, charities and sponsorships. We have found there is nothing more satisfying then helping others and working with our community.

Click the link below to find out more about our donations and sponsorships.

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Our Mission

We are committed to providing exceptional, thorough and adaptable construction services to our clients, while instilling values of integrity, honesty, efficiency, economy and compliance in each and every person in our team. We constantly strive for national recognition as a professional company that maintains positive relationships with all its clients, consultants, subcontractors and suppliers.
Murphy Builders Mission
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