Case Studies

From planning and design to project management and construction, the Makin Trax team brings a unique philosophy and methodology to a field that is often dominated by a one-size fits all approach.

Makin Trax believes our success has developed from our attention to detail, the comprehensive understanding of what the end-user requires and a very broad skill-set that brings flexibility and creative solutions to all projects.

Makin Trax knows there is great potential to inject a more professional, scientific and thoughtful approach to tracks and track-building in Australia and the world. Our design methodology results in experience focused track construction that is unrivalled.

The Makin Trax team delivers innovative, sustainable and value for money outcomes that provide an unforgettable experience and legacy for track users.

Case Studies

  • National Arboretum trails

    Recently Makin Trax was given the privilege of designing and constructing the major trails at the National Arboretum Canberra. Read more

  • Kelly's Swamp Boardwalk

    In June 2015 Makin Trax was recognised by the Master Builders by winning the Commercial Landscape Design and Construct category in the Master Builders and Cbus Excellence in Building Awards. Read more

  • Canberra Centenary Trail official opening

    We have been working hard over the last 6 months to complete the Centenary Trail. Read more

  • Canberra Centenary Trail heli-lifts

    On 17 September we used a heli-lift to drop bridges into position on the Murrumbidgee corridor. Read more

  • Makin Trax wins at Master Builders Awards

    Gibraltar Peak trail contractor wins award Released 06/07/2012 Regional Manager, National Parks and Catchments, Parks and Conservation Service, Stephen Alegria, today congratulated local company Makin Trax for winning one of the Master Builders Award for Excellence at the recent Master Builders and Boral Excellence in Building Awards. Read more

  • Gilbraltar Peak Trail

    The Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve is part of the Australian Alps National Park system located within the Greater Eastern Ranges along the Australian east coast. Read more

  • Tidbinbilla Bridges

    To complete a couple of loops of multi-use track around Webbs and Jedbinbilla at the Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, we designed and constructed two bridges over the Tidbinbilla River. Read more

  • Nils Desporandum remote toilet upgrade

    In late 2010 Makin Trax was commissioned to upgrade a remote toilet at Nils Desporandum, a historic 1800’s cottage in the Tidbinbilla Valley. Read more

  • Mt Franklin Shelter

    The Franklin Shelter was built to replace the Franklin Chalet that was destroyed in the 2003 bush fires. Read more

  • Casuarina Walking Track, Mt Majura

    The Casuarina Walking Track is a treasured route of the local residents, built in 1995 to enable users to walk to the top of Mt Majura through the environmentally sensitive bush land. Read more