Bill has been building homes for over a quarter of a century - we find out why he started

2 October 2013

When Bill McDonald started his carpentry apprenticeship, he was hoping to build a property on a farm with his father. However, when his dad was taken by lung cancer, Bill’s life took another turn and the foundations of McDonald Jones began…

We catch up with everyone's favourite tradie - Scotty Cam

1 October 2013

While most people know Scott from his work on The Block, he is a tireless worker and goes straight into other building projects. Since partnering with McDonald Jones he’s taken to the strength and ease of steel frames for his new property at Mudgee. 

Local builders help put vital medical research on solid foundations

9 August 2013

Discovering the link between dietary fibre and asthma and other vital medical research are more likely to occur in the Hunter thanks to strong ongoing support for the Hunter Medical Research Institute from local businesses like McDonald Jones Homes, according to HMRI.

Ten per cent of hospital target already accomplished

22 May 2013

A million dollar mission to secure life-saving equipment for the cash-strapped Maitland Hospital is one step closer to its target.

NSW home builders to expand north

23 April 2013

HUNTER-based new homes builder McDonald Jones is taking on the Sunshine State as part of its long-term plan to dominate the eastern seaboard.

Building firm moves north

20 April 2013

VETERAN New South Wales builder Bill McDonald is heading north of the border.

His company McDonald Jones Homes, established 25 years ago in Maitland in the Hunter Valley, is now one of the largest residential builders in that state.


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