R millions  Reviewed  
6 months to  
31 December  
2018 
 
   Reviewed  
6 months to  
31 December  
2017 
 
   Audited 
Annual 
30 June 
2018 
 
Profit for the period  188      107      268  
Items that will not be reclassified subsequently to profit or loss:                
Effects of remeasurements on retirement benefit obligations  —      —      3  
Items that will be reclassified subsequently to profit or loss:                
Exchange gains/(losses) on translating foreign operations and realisation of reserve  14      (160)    96  
Total comprehensive income/(loss) for the period  202      (53)    367 
Attributable to:                
– Owners of Murray & Roberts Holdings Limited  199      (50)    363  
– Non-controlling interests  3      (3)    4  
   202      (53)    367