Welcome to Apple Gum Estate, Lara


The new residential estate is coming soon to Lara.

Apple Gum Estate will feature 35 lots and will be located off Manzeene Ave, Lara. There will be two stages in Apple Gum Estate. Lot sizes are expected to range from approximately 300m2 to 900m2.

Apple Gum Estate is located a short drive from the Lara Train Station and Lara Village Shopping Centre.

Based in Lara, the family-run business is responsible for developing the national-award winning Grand Lakes Estate, Lara Views Estate and Museum Estate.

Grand Lakes Estate, Lara showcases the best of country and city living.   

The prestigious 800 lot Grand Lakes Estate was built from late 2008 until 2015 and is now a vibrant community of more than 2000 residents. In 2016, Grand Lakes Estate set the benchmark around the country when it won the urban development industry’s national award for environmental excellence. Grand Lakes became the first residential estate in the Geelong region to win this award.

The national award followed the estate taking top honours at the Urban Development Institute of Australia’s annual Victorian awards for excellence in 2015. Grand Lakes was judged the best residential estate and also won the award for environmental excellence.

The largest estate developed at the time in Lara, Grand Lakes Estate was built round a stunning 18 hectare expanse of lakes, wetlands and parkland laced by a network of boardwalks and walking and cycling trails.

Meanwhile, construction of Stage 9 of Bisinella’s Central Estate has commenced and expected to be completed around October 2019. Lara Lakes Estate a 500-lot residential estate is due to be released later this year.

To register your interest in Apple Gum Estate or for more information please contact the Bisinella sales office on 5274 4000.

Contact us

For land sales and general enquiries, please contact or visit the Bisinella sales office located in Lara.

Alternatively you can submit your enquiry online.



2020 Lara Food and Wine Festival cancelled

Published: 13/03/2020

The 2020 Lara Food & Wine Festival has been cancelled as a precautionary measure amid growing concerns about the coronavirus (COVID-19).

 The Lara Food & Wine Festival was due to be held at Bisinella Developments’ Pirra Homestead on Sunday 22 March.

 The event’s organising committee made the announcement yesterday evening based on

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Bisinella Developments’ announces three-year renewal of Lara United FC sponsorship

Published: 17/02/2020

Bisinella Developments’ three-year sponsorship renewal of Lara United Football Club will assist with the delivery of junior programs, help keep fees affordable for players and support the improvement of infrastructure. 

Bisinella has supported the local Lara soccer club since 2017. 

Lara United FC Treasurer Judy Hill said the Bisinella sponsorship was “extremely

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Bisinella Developments celebrates milestone with CardnoTGM, as company stalwart Ray Dunn retirees

Published: 27/12/2019

For 30 years local firm CardnoTGM has been supporting Bisinella Developments on the development of residential estates across the Geelong region.

CardnoTGM (formerly Thoms & Partners) managed Bisinella’s civil engineering, surveying and town planning for their first residential estate, Forest Park Estate in Lara in 1989. This has continued for every

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Bisinella’s Apple Gum Estate, Lara – register now

Published: 08/07/2019

Register your interest now for land in Stage 1 of the Apple Gum Estate, Lara.

This new residential estate is coming soon to Lara.

Apple Gum Estate will feature 28 lots and will be located off Manzeene Ave, Lara. There will be two stages in Apple Gum Estate with lot sizes

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