Joshua Merchan

How many children do you have (if any) including fur babies? 0

Business name? Gravitas Projects

What makes you stand out from your competitors? Great energy and youth, property development focused and communication. 

How long have you been operating your business? 2 months officially – 1 year in total.

The thing I love most about my job is?

Working with my best mate in a field where you can change someone’s life forever. 

My superpower at work is? Annoying my business partner 

Why do you like working with Waltara Homes?

Great people, great passion and devotion to the industry and wants to see people happy genuinely. 

What was your first job? Cleaning toilets at dads real estate office.

My goto karaoke song is? Too young for these days 😉

Favourite Beer / Spirit? Stone and Wood Pacific Ale / Three Pillars Gin

What’s one thing that people are always surprised to learn about you? That I can bend my finger and it looks like a hook.

I think the best thing about the Mornington Peninsula is? Beaches & cafes.

What is your favourite Mornington Peninsula… 

Cafe/Coffee spot – Pelican

Fish & Chips – Somerville Flakey Jake’s

Pizza – Dopio Zero

Pub – Mornington Brewery

Grocery store – IGA Balnarring

Winery – Jackalope 

Beach – Merricks Beach

Walking track – Hastings Conservation Reserve

Fishing spot – not a fisherman.

Surf Spot – I only surf 6ft+ (Jokes)

Golf Course – Eagle Ridge

Other – please add anything else not covered by these categories, e.g. shops, boutiques, farms, attractions etc.

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Here’s a bit of trivia about the Mornington Peninsula that you may not know…