AVID Community and Initiatives

AVID’s core purpose is to create places where people live, work and spend their leisure time. However, we know that ‘place making’ is much more than physical infrastructure alone. Our focus is on creating connected communities, places where people have a sense of belonging, true neighbourhoods.

We foster community through the creation of local events and activities hosted in our parks, by contributing ideas and resources to community clubs and schools, and by energetically contributing to conversation via social media, meetings and workshops. We also give back to the communities in which we live and work by focusing sponsorship contributions on local needs.

Build it for the Kids kicks off at Harmony

We are very excited to announce that Harmony and AVID Property Group have partnered with the Daniel Morcombe Foundation and Murphy Homes to help raise vital funds for the Foundation’s child safety education and counselling services for the local Sunshine Coast community.

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AVID Community Sponsorship and Grants Program

We are contributing to community not just with a static sponsorship approach but with meaningful infrastructure investment and participation in community development, environmental and sustainability initiatives.

As part of our commitment to building connected communities, AVID is proud to support several local charities, organisations and sporting groups at each project.

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Take 3 for the Sea

Sustainability is a key brand pillar of AVID Property Group. A key initiative to support environmental sustainability is the collaboration with co-founder Tim Silverwood in supporting the Take 3 for the sea movement. Take 3 is committed to reducing plastic pollution through education and public participation. AVID hosts Take 3 events across Australia’s eastern seaboard and involves the local communities with clean-up events and education programs.

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Sunshine Coast Lightning

AVID Property Group (AVID) and its Harmony community in Palmview is excited to announce its continued partnership with the two-time premiership winning Sunshine Coast Lightning for 2019.

Athletes from the premiership-winning netball team will join Lightning CEO Danielle Smith, AVID General Manager Queensland Bruce Harper and AVID Development Manager Queensland Anthony Demiris on Friday 12 April at Harmony to officially launch the continued partnership.

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Local Cricket Clubs

Thanks to yearly sponsorships from AVID Property Group’s (AVID) masterplanned community, Bloomdale, the Club has grown significantly in recent seasons and, following the appointment of former Sri Lankan all-rounder Rasika Batepola to coach last year, is on track for success.

Diggers Rest Bulla Village Cricket Club President Rhys Berry said AVID Bloomdale’s endorsement of $10,000 this season will enable the Club to expand its facilities and encourage members of the local community to get involved in cricket.

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Long Table Dinner

AVID Property Group (AVID) believes that food and community go hand-in-hand. That’s why the developer of Palmview’s largest masterplanned community, Harmony, has created its now-famous Long Table Dinner series – an event held exclusively for new residents in a bid to celebrate and bring together the growing Harmony community. On Saturday, March 16, Harmony hosted its third Long Table Dinner – the first for 2019 – and the team was thrilled to welcome more than 250 new residents to the event and the Harmony community.

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Celebrating Easter

Waterford hosted its annual Easter egg hunt event on 14 April. 2500 chocolate eggs were collected in less than 3 minutes by Waterford residents!

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Tucker Family Park

Creating a connected community is our focus. State of the art local parks and playgrounds are an important part of the Brentwood Forest community plan, with current parks and plans for the future parks focused on delivering first class active and open spaces that provide meeting places and deliver engaging play and learning spaces from toddlers to teenagers.

The park and forest trails are the jewels in the Brentwood Forest crown, forming an inspiring backdrop to a naturally connected life. The 42 hectares of natural open space are linked by a collection of meandering walking paths all there to help you get fit or just take a relaxing stroll.

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Brentwood Forest Dog Park

Brentwood Forest’s two fully-fenced, off-leash dog parks is the heart of the canine community, where our furry friends catch up on all the doggy news, while running, jumping, playing and scouting freely, happily and energetically. Of course, there are also plenty of trees providing shade as well as water and space for on-site puppy school.

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Thornton school band sponsorhip

Thornton Public School’s music program has more than doubled its participation levels in the past three years thanks to a $15,000 sponsorship by AVID Property Group’s Harvest development at Chisholm.

AVID’s Harvest has sponsored the school’s music program since 2015, helping reduce tuition costs and peaking the children’s interest in music.
The developer’s investment is helping build the next generation of musical masterminds with Thornton Public School who named their rock band – The Harvest Rock Ensemble.

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“When communities come together with a sense of fun, a focus on wellness and pride of place, that’s when we all truly thrive.” Olivia Power, Community Development Officer NSW