Varsity Lakes

Varsity Lakes

Varsity Lakes


$2 billion



240 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes QLD 4227



07 5578 9831





Varsity Lakes is a leading master planned community located at the heart  of the Gold Coast.

Offering a diverse range of living options, highly detailed open spaces, diverse working opportunities with a strong IT infrastructure and a high quality of education offerings.

Varsity Lakes is a cosmopolitan lakeside community, a place for people to relax, play, learn and enjoy a real sense of belonging.


Varsity Lakes will comprise of 4,500 homes upon completion. It has approx 50,000 square meters of built commercial space in the Town Centre to date.

It will become home to more than 10,000 residents and more than 6,000 employees. 

Open Space and Recreation

  • 80 hectare Lake Orr
  • 56 hectares of open space
  • 20km of walking and bike trails
  • Adjacent to the 18 hole championship Robina Woods Golf Course
  • Tennis and basketball courts, village playgrounds and parks, beach volleyball and multi-purpose indoor sports courts
  • Varsity Lakes Sports & Arts Centre
  • Community Parks and BBQs 


  • Kids Campus Child Care
  • Varsity College offers pre-school to year twelve
  • Bond University is located adjacent to Varsity Lakes
  • Hear and Say Centre
  • The Australian College of IT

Shopping and Lifestyles

Market Square is the dining and shopping heart of Varsity Lakes and offers a diverse mix of award winning restaurants, cafes, convenience stores and boutique shops.  Market Square is also home to Varsity Lakes Community Bank, a chemist, travel agency and beauty salons. 


Varsity Lakes Community Limited is a not for profit organisation that provides leadership and ensure the ongoing community prosperity for Varsity Lakes. 

Living Options

Varsity Lakes delivers the most diverse range of living choices in one location, from a self contained one bedroom unit right through to a traditional home.

New homes designed and developed by Lend Lease at The Landing including the work from home solution SOHO and the contemporary Lakefront Terrace.

The possible range of established housing options includes rare Island, waterfront and near-waterfront living options and the full spectrum of allotment sizes. gallery collections, town cottages, town homes and Lend Lease designed Warehouses, Terrace homes, SOHO’s, Lofts and Studios.

Leadership in Sustainability

Varsity Lakes has achieved 85% employment self containment. 

Leadership in Safety

  • Annual safety week held for the Varsity Community
  • Disaster Management Kit distributed to community and key stakeholders


  • 2012 Winner Masterplanned Development Award, UDIA National Awards for Excellence
  • 2011 Winner Masterplanned Development Award, UDIA QLD
  • 2010 Pacific Safe Community accreditation
  • 2007 Winner President’s Award, UDIA National Awards for Excellence
  • 2006 Winner Queensland State President Award, UDIA QLD
  • 2006 Winner Masterplanned Development Award, UDIA QLD
  • 2006 National Winner International Property Awards, UK
  • 2006 Urban Land Institute Awards for Excellence finalist Asia Pacific