Your Local Connection

For 30 years, our team of Land Surveyors and Town Planners, have been Brisbane’s go-to experts for projects stretching across across the great South-East Queensland.

We have an expert team

of Land Surveyors, Town Planners, and Development Consultants ready to service anywhere in South-East Queensland

Gateway Survey & Planning was established in 1982 as Milton Lovell & Associates. Fast forward 30 years, and we have developed a reputation for expertise in all aspects of land surveying and town planning, as well as in many niche areas, including small lot subdivisions and infill developments in our urban environment.


Thousands of projects completed

From land surveying to town planning, in fact, you’ve probably driven past some of them, or had a meeting or coffee in one of them.

Gateway Survey & Planning can take your idea and guide you through the process of realising your project and goals.

Our Services

We cover a broad range of planning and surveying services through all stages from conception to final survey plans for issue of titles or leases. Our town planning department has extensive experience in subdivisions and town planning applications, unit development, character houses, demolition and more.

South-East Queensland and beyond

We have significant experience in the Council areas of South-East Queensland, and can assist with planning and development projects across the state.







and anywhere else in Queensland!

Our Team

Expert Land Surveyors, Town Planners, and Development Consultants

The GSP team has combined experience of over 100 years of town planning, surveying and development. If you can name it, we can probably survey it! We have undertaken a wide spectrum of surveys from land subdivisions to building surveys to the placement of the new Moreton Bay shipping channel beacons.

We can provide town planning services and development advice in all the South-East Queensland Local Government Areas and have undertaken development applications as far north as Moranbah and Townsville.

Greg Hoonhout

B Surv UQ, CS, MIS Aust Consulting Surveyor

Greg is the Managing Director of Gateway Survey & Planning Pty Ltd. He has over 40 years experience in the surveying profession and has been responsible for the project management of many subdivision projects of various sizes from infill developments to green field sites. He has also gained extensive experience in engineering and mapping projects throughout the state.

Ellen McDonogh

BTRP (Town and Regional Planning), University of Pretoria

Ellen has gained vast experience in Johannesburg, in project management, town planning procedures and layout design, as well as had extensive exposure to other fields of expertise such as environmental, geotechnical, civil and traffic engineering. She is skilled in layout design having had much experience in large residential/commercial subdivisions and structure plans varying in size from a couple of hundred lots to several thousand lots.

Brett Cronin

BDes(Arch), Queensland University of Technology

Brett joined the town planning team at Gateway Survey & Planning in 2019. Prior to joining us, Brett gained town planning experience in the development assessment team at Brisbane City Council, where he developed considerable knowledge of the local planning scheme and Queensland planning legislation.

Marianne Fosse

BSS and MURP, Western Norway University, Griffith University

Marianne joined the town planning team at Gateway Survey & Planning in 2021. Marianne previously gained planning experience in the development assessment team for Latrobe and Kentish Council’s in North-Western Tasmania. Marianne also has a background in surveying, working with monitoring surveys on the Cross River Rail Project in Brisbane CBD.

Mark Hoonhout

BSSC, University of Southern Qld

Mark has been part of the Gateway Team since the early 2000’s and has gained significant surveying experience over the last 15+ years, ranging from standard format plans and building format plans to volumetric subdivisions, easements, set outs, identification surveys, and more.

Steve McTegg

BSSC, University of Southern Qld
Bcomm, Griffith University

Steve has been part of the Gateway Team for over 15 years and has gained experience in most types of site surveys from contour surveys to cadastral surveys such as standard format and building format plans etc.

Evan Morley

BSSC, University of Southern Qld

Evan joined Gateway Survey & Planning in 2020, already with about 3 years prior experience in most types of site surveys ranging from contour surveys to house set outs to as-constructed/civil surveys.

Troy Bronsch

Troy has been with Gateway Survey and Planning since 2000 as such has almost 20 years of experience in various site surveys such contour and detail surveys, as-constructed/civil pick ups, house set outs etc.

What we’ve been told

We can help you bridge the gap between plan and project

Get in touch to talk to an expert in land surveying and town planning, with superior knowledge of Brisbane and South-East Queensland.