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Book your pool design and construction before March 1st and your pool could be selected by us to feature in the 2018 summer edition of Poolside Magazine. Be the envy of your friends and family with a 2 page editorial of glossy images.


Established in 2008, Minke Avant-Garde is one of Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula’s leading custom concrete pool & spa builders.

Minke Avant-Garde is owned and operated by John Negri, with 30 years experience in the Pool & Spa industry, holding both a Victorian Master Builders Accreditation and a Registered Victorian Building Practitioners Licence.

Minke Avant-Garde has built or renovated some of Melbournes biggest pools-and some of Melbournes smallest.  Regardless of the scope, Minke Avant-Garde prides itself on delivering on-time, within-budget, to-spec, and hassle-free.

Our Work.

Plunge Pools, Pool renovations, Lap Pools, Luxury Pools. We specialise in difficult pool design and construction.

Wet Deck Beauty.

Pool finished with black flamed granite wet edge paver and floating steps, pool fully tiled in 20mm ceramic mosaic pool tile.
Hydraulically complex pool design with equally complex equipment set up makes for a very simple, modern and elegant look poolside.

The White Villa Getaway.

White glass mosaic fully tiled pool with full-length entry steps, marble surrounds, custom water features spilling back into the pool, In-floor cleaning, LED and fibre-optic lighting, outdoor room.

Negative Edge Raised Spa.

Added raised 4 side infinity edge spa. Complete re tile in black sheeted pebble and large format black granite on the spa.

White concrete pool surround.

Toorak Pool.

Sunken island surrounded by water course, sunken lounge with planters, poured polished concrete pool coping, striking white interior giving amazing blue water, multi color LED lights, Paramount infloor cleaning system, gas and solar heated with Iphone/ipad interface control system, custom bluestone water features and unique garden design to compliment the project.

Big Sky Blue.

Large family pool and huge spa

fully tiled in sky blue glass tile

Travertine paving

Infloor cleaning and auqalink automations

Bizazza Blend.

Fully tiled pool and spa with swim jets.

Tiled in bisazza blue blend tile.

Feature laser cut decorative screens.

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Our Details

Minke Avant-Garde Pty Ltd

ACN 619 802 603

ABN 35 619 802 603

Victorian Building Authority Licence Number

DB-L 45512

Hours & Info

Ground Floor,

414 New Street, Brighton, Victoria 3186

1800 952 929 or 0416 111 920


Monday to Friday

9:00am -5.00pm