Cape Bouvard Investments Pty Ltd (CBI) was founded in 1986 and is considered one of Australia’s largest privately owned businesses. Its key activities include:-
Real Estate Holdings – Two apartment blocks and three CBD office towers (300 hectares of Australian eastern and western coastal current and future subdivisible), residential/commercial land in a large city shopping precinct, 25,000m² of retail outlets, and urban/rural land of which approximately 45 hectares is scheduled for tourism development.
Technology – Cape Bouvard Engineering Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Cape Bouvard Investments Pty Ltd is in a transition phase from R&D to producing some products in the motor vehicle sector.
Equity Investments – Substantial international and Australian market commitments (see Equity Investments under Portfolio section).
Current & Future Investments – A component of the office buildings sales revenues in 2003 & 2006 ($741m in current dollars) was held for a Clifton Beach Wind Farm project that ultimately did not eventuate due to political factors. The $300m allocated for this will now be applied to properties and/or in a suitable operating business, adding to its existing $600m in real estate commitments. We are proceeding to commercialise the last prime hotel site in Noosa.