The Developer

Manor Lakes is proudly developed by the Dennis Family Corporation, a trusted leader in the Australian property industry with a proven history of creating award-winning residential developments.

Manor Lakes has been master-planned with all the signature quality and expertise associated with the Dennis Family name.

"As a family-owned business we have a heartfelt commitment to the values our business is built on," says Bert Dennis, Founding Chairman.

"We understand families and their desire for affordable homes with all the modern facilities. Our commitment is to provide excellent service, a superior quality product in the homes we construct, cutting edge urban design and honesty and integrity in everything we do."

Dennis Family Corporation’s highly liveable residential estates offer beautiful, modern and affordable homes with extensive facilities and amenities. As well as Manor Lakes, the company manages an expansive portfolio of estates in Victoria and South East Queensland, including Westbrook and Ashbury in Western Melbourne, The Hunt Club in Cranbourne and Modeina in Burnside.

Current Developments


460 Boundary Rd Armstrong Creek VIC

Comprising 1400 lots set over 107 hectares with planned amenities to include a primary school, a local shopping centre, sporting ovals and a community complex.


875 Donnybrook Rd Donnybrook VIC

A boutique 40 hectare residential development within Melbourne’s northern growth corridor, Donnybrae will comprise approximately 500 lots when completed.

Huntington Rise

1 Buckingham Rd Maudsland QLD

Situated at Maudsland in the Gold Coast hinterland, Huntington Rise is a 278 lot project over 44 hectares. More than 65 per cent of the estate will be retained as native bushland.

Manor Lakes

4 Baikal Crescent Manor Lakes VIC

Now home to 9500 residents, once completed 25000 will reside over 750 hectares. Declared a suburb in 2015, Manor Lakes boasts amenities such a shopping centre, schools, train station and community centre.


6 Lexington Drive Burnside VIC

Situated on the last available land parcel in the north western suburb of Burnside, Modeina comprises 900 lots over 88 hectares.

Peppercorn Hill

1145 Donnybrook Rd Donnybrook VIC

Spread over 430 hectares, with more than 50 hectares of parkland and recreational space, Peppercorn Hill will ultimately contain 4500 lots linked by a 25 kilometre network of shared pathways.


28 Ivedon Street Banyo QLD

Located on a three hectare infill site in the northern Brisbane suburb of Banyo, Summerlin will deliver 248 dwellings in a mix of apartments and townhouses up to five storeys in height.


17 Society Boulevard Truganina VIC

Westbrook is a 4000 lot residential development over 314 hectares which will ultimately feature sporting facilities, a primary school, railway station, waterways and over 32 kilometres of shared pathways.

Completed Developments


Burnside VIC

Located 20 kilometres west of Melbourne, Burnside was launched in 1995 and later gained suburb status.

The last sale of the initial residential development at Burnside was effected in 2007, leaving a further parcel of 900+ lots now being developed as Modeina.

The estate offers the convenience of onsite amenities such as the Burnside Hub Shopping Centre with Coles and Aldi supermarkets and specialty stores.


Gisborne VIC

A boutique estate with 50 spacious blocks ranging in size from over 1,000m2 to more than 3,000m2, Morningside at Gisborne offered residents a semi-rural setting with beautiful views to the Macedon Ranges.

Civil construction at the estate commenced in early 2006, first residents moved into their homes in 2007 and the final lot settled in 2010.

Northquarter Place

Murrumba Downs QLD

Northquarter is a well established, 50 hectare community located 30 minutes north of the Brisbane, now home to 1,500 people. Transformed from what was once a pineapple plantation into a prestigious boutique estate of 551 lots, the last lot was settled in January 2012.

Adjacent to Northquarter is Northquarter Place, a townhouse development comprises 138 double storey, three bedroom townhouses. Stage One residents moved into their Northquarter Place townhouses in 2011 with the last of the Stage Five residents settling in May 2016.

Pionner Valley

Kuraby QLD

Located at Kuraby in Brisbane’s booming south, Pioneer Valley was developed in partnership the Hatia Property Corporation across multiple stages.

First residents took occupancy in 2004 and the final stage of the project was completed in 2017.

Rose Grange

Tarneit VIC

Rose Grange is a completed master planned community in Tarneit, 25 minutes west of Melbourne and home to more than 3,000 residents. The last of the estate’s 1,436 lots was sold and settled in November 2011. Adjacent to Tarneit Central Shopping Centre and Tarneit train station, amenities at Rose Grange include a P-9 College, childcare centre, convenience store, Tarneit Community Learning Centre, parks and open spaces and a retirement village.

In 2004, Rose Grange became the first Victorian development to obtain HIA GreenSmart accreditation.

The Hunt Club

Cranbourne East VIC

Completed in 2016 ,The Hunt Club estate in Cranbourne East encompassed 211 hectares and is home to approximately 2,000 families. The Hunt Club established itself as one of the Dennis Family’s most substantial and successful development projects.

Established facilities at the estate include the Hunt Club Village Shopping Centre, state-of-the art Primary and Secondary schools, Children’s Centre and Hunters Green Retirement Village.