Master Builder magazine is the most prestigious building industry magazine in NSW.

As the official magazine of the Master Builders Association of New South Wales, Master Builder is the voice of authority on issues relating to building and construction across the state and is relied on by our readers to deliver the news and features they need to know throughout the year.

With a circulation of 8,000 per issue, four editions of Master Builder are produced each year and mailed to every Master Builder member in NSW. Click below to view and search past editions (member login required). 

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What's Inside

  • Excellence in Construction 2019
  • 2019 Newcastle Housing Awards
  • Australia’s major infrastructure challenges
  • Pre-apprenticeships
  • RDO and Public Holiday Calendar
  • Electrical safety
  • Digital Boot Camp
  • Regional update
  • What the MBA said in 1940
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What's Inside

  • 2019 Excellence in Housing and Pool Awards
  • Have you considered a school-based apprentice?
  • Mental health at work - it matters
  • Important changes to the Security of Payment
  • Domestic Violence - your workplace obligations
  • Regional Roundup
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Issue Two June-July 2019

What's Inside

  • Waterproofing - Everything you need to know 
  • The Future in Construction IT - Pierre Wakim looks at emerging technologies in the industry
  • Legal - Professional responsibility 
  • Excellence in Housing Awards 2019 Sample of entries
  • WH & S - Scaffolding falls and Chrysotile facts
  • Aboriginal Affairs
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What's Inside

Policy Priorities - NSW State Election

Changes to EP&A Act

Excellence in Brick and Block Awards

Tackling silica dust exposure

Updating Australian Standards

Family and domestic violence leave

Work experience for the next generation

Regional news

What the MBA said in 1910

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What's Inside

  • Excellence in Construction Awards
  • Newcastle Excellence in Building Awards
  • Sexual harrasment in the workplace 
  • Master Builders Apprenticeship Safety Service 
  • WHS - New licence required for high risk work
  • NATSPEC’s National Construction Products Register
  • Are medical certifiicates enough to justify absence 
  • Training study tips
  • Regional roundup
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Issue Four Aug-Sep 2018

What's Inside

  • Excellence in Housing & Pool Awards 
  • Training Study tips 
  • Develop the best Site Supervisor  
  • Fire hazards & containment netting 
  • SafeWork NSW launches WHS sector plan 
  • The evolution of the hard hat 
  • Aboriginal Participation Policy 
  • Modern Slavery Act 2018 
  • SafeWork NSW responds to infrastructure boom 
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What's Inside

  • The incredible regeneration of Barangaroo
  • Mental health in building and construction
  • Tax Time Tips 
  • 2018 Excellence in Pool Awards
  • Apprenticeships facts and stats 
  • Best practise in waterproofing training
  • Legal: Mediate don’t litigate
  • WHS: Aviation warning lights
  • Management liability insurance
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Issue Two Apr-May 2018

What's Inside

  • Sick Building Syndrome
  • MBA Higher Education Pathway
  • Apprenticeships on the rise
  • Hoardings and scaffolding 101
  • Personal indemnity insurance revisited
  • Construction blitz on falls from heights
  • Women in Construction
  • Regional Roundup
  • Dates for Your Diary
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What's Inside

  • Innovative Pathway to Higher Education
  • Golf Day Success
  • Excellence in Brick & Block Awards
  • WHS - ISO45001 is approved
  • Insurance - Carillion Collapse
  • Commercial Construction
  • Women in Construction
  • Is your Steel fit for use?
  • Solving waterproofing problems
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