AURA Custom Projects is a proudly South Australian family owned and operated building company. Founded in 1983 by Nick Vartzokas, driven by his ongoing passion for designing and building high quality custom homes, additions and renovations.

Throughout the journey AURA’s focus has remained the same. To provide a highly personal customer service experience. A transparent approach with total commitment to customer satisfaction through providing exceptional workmanship, build quality and value for money.

For us, there is no greater accolade than the trust of our repeat and second-generation Clients. A trust that has been built on more than 30 years of experience and a portfolio of homes that have been recognised through multiple state and national industry awards.

Whether you’re after some extra space for a growing family, that luxury home you’ve always dreamed of or looking to invest, our commitment remains the same. To provide you with a highly personal experience.

Please take the time to look around our website. Among other things, we’ve included a small sample of our projects. We hope you like them!


Master Builders Association Excellence Awards

2017 Winner
National Alteration/Addition
$400K - $650K

2017 Finalist
National Luxury Project Home
$1M - $2M

2017 Winner
Excellence in an addition/renovation
$400K - $600K

2017 Winner
Excellence in a contract home
$1M - $1.5M

2013 Winner
National medium density
– 2 to 5 dwellings.

2013 Winner
Excellence in a Medium Density Development up to 5 Dwellings.

2011 Winner
Excellence in a Renovation or Addition $200,000 - $400,000.

2011 Finalist
National Renovation or Addition $200,000 - $400,000.

2010 Winner
Excellence in a Commercial/Industrial Building up to $1million.

2010 Commendation
Excellence in a Contract Home $500,000 - $700,000.

2008 Winner
Excellence in a Renovation or Addition over $400,000.

2008 Commendation
Excellence in a Renovation or Addition up to $200,000.

Housing Industry Association Housing Awards

2017 Winner
Custom Built Home
$1.2M - $2M