Our Approach

A collaboration between Byron Bay locals Dane Johnstone and Lee McBride, MAKSTON represents a movement away from the conventional ideals and beliefs of an aging industry, towards a more transparent, trustworthy and sustainable model.

Our Experience

With a combined experience of more than 25 years, both men are quality Tradesman with an eye for detail, whose commitment to excellence in workmanship shines through on every project. With a team of 5 Carpenters and a great base of local contractors, no job is too big or small for MAKSTON.

How We Can Help

From the initial design phase and DA application, to concrete slab/footing preparation and pours, through to Final Fit off, our team is hands on in all phases of every build, improving quality and reducing cost. Specialising in New Builds, Renovations and Secondary Dwellings, both Commercial and Residential, MAKSTON is here to help.


Being fortunate enough to live in a nature rich environment our natural surroundings are very important. Surfing, fishing and diving play a major part in our lifestyle. Preserving this way of life is of benefit to us and future generations as it provides an escape from our ever growing workloads.