Ross Straguszi

Cutters Rise & Casa Mia Developer

Ross is born and bred in Tropical North Queensland and has over 40 years’ experience in the property industry. Initially involved in real estate sales establishing and running the largest agency in North Queensland.

Subsequently he expanded the business into property development and other related business interests. These development ranges from traditional land subdivision to master-planned lifestyle communities, hotels and resorts, golf and country clubs, multi-unit developments, childcare centres and Green Star commercial developments.

Many of these developments being awarded State and national development awards.

Paul Kelly

Paul has worked in the Project Development industry for the past ten years and has experience across a wide range of project types and industries.

Previously Paul worked in Corporate Finance with the ANZ Banking Group for 15 years, where he managed a portfolio of mid to large-sized Property clients.

Paul effectively coordinates all aspects of each project managed by Kelly Development Services.

Prior successful developments

Lifestyle, space, and to love where you live as always remained the vision behind all of these award-winning developments.

The Lakes Development, Cairns

Project overview

The Lakes Cairns Resort and Spa is a luxurious 400 room resort set amid 11 acres of landscaped gardens, lakes, lagoon pools and lifestyle facilities.

The development consisted of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments over 13 separate buildings with semi-basement parking and extensive reception and restaurant facilities.

2008 Awards

2007 Awards

2006 Awards

Cairns One Residences, Cairns

Project overview

Cairns One Apartments – a 500 unit luxury development on 13 acres in close proximity to the Cairns CBD. The development consisted of 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments and standalone exclusive 2 Storey villas.

The development consisted of 3 separate precincts, each with extensive landscaping and residential facilities, including pools, gymnasium, resident lounges, a tennis court, BBQ and other relaxation and recreation areas.

2008 Awards

2006 Awards

Paradise Palms, Cairns

Project overview

Paradise Palms is where the rainforest meets the reef, a tropical oasis for everyone to enjoy.

2008 Awards

Purchase request form

Please ensure accurate lot number entry as discussed with the Cutters Rise Team. Alternatively, use the enquiry form for more information on available lots and prices.