Bernard Salt talks Greater Ballina at Aureus launch


Sunday 11 th August will see the official launch of the new Aureus beachfront community
at Skennars Head. As a part of the celebrations Intrapac Property, the developers of
Aureus, are bringing Australia’s most celebrated demographer and futurist Bernard Salt
AM to the region.

While many are still processing the range of insights from Bernard’s sold out “Future
Northern Rivers” June luncheon at Southern Cross University, he is returning for more.
And this time he has the greater Ballina region in his sights.

“The more I study the demography of the Northern Rivers, the more I visit the region,
the more I compare it to other lifestyle places across Australia, the more convinced I am
that it represents the leading edge of Australia’s lifestyle movement” said Bernard Salt.
“And nowhere is this better evidenced than in Greater Ballina where everything seems
to come together including its seachange location, its proximity to cute treechange
towns, it offers urban amenity including an airport and it both attracts and exudes an
entrepreneurial energy. Here is a place that’s on the move and that will surely evolve
further as one of this nation’s favourite places in which to live, to work, to retire, to

The name “Aureus”, which means “golden”, was chosen to represent the magnificence of
the location and the uniqueness of the opportunity according to Intrapac’s Max Shifman.
“It’s an unbelievably stunning position” said Mr Shifman. “As the locals already know.
It’s one of the last, if not the last and only, remaining beachfront land releases on the
eastern seaboard”.

Bernard Salt talks Greater Ballina – at the forefront of a new lifestyle movement

Sunday 11 th  August 11am (sharp) – 11.40am. Aureus Sales and Experience Centre,
corner The Coast Road and Headlands Drive, Skennars Head (opposite Sharpes Beach)
Bookings are essential and places are very limited. Sorry no walk ins. To RSVP to this
free public event email  or phone 07 5535 0414.

The new interactive Aureus Sales and Experience Centre will be open to the public from
Monday 12 August.