Australia - Benalla, 3k, N - House (1 floor)

Australia - Victoria - BENALLA

Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Front of House showing Carport for 2 cars
Front of House showing Carport for 2 cars
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Main bedroom has walk-in robe & ensuite
Main bedroom has walk-in robe & ensuite
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Large lounge room with Dining Table
Large lounge room with Dining Table
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Main bathroom (recently renovated)
Main bathroom (recently renovated)
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Also large lounge with TV (2nd photo)
Also large lounge with TV (2nd photo)
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Kitchen with walk-in pantry
Kitchen with walk-in pantry
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Kitchen (photo No.2)
Kitchen (photo No.2)
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Recently renovated Ensuite
Recently renovated Ensuite
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Front of house showing garage/workshop
Front of house showing garage/workshop
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,3rd Queen size Bedroom
3rd Queen size Bedroom
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Family room
Family room
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Family room
Family room
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Front Garden
Front Garden
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Front Garden
Front Garden
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Front Garden
Front Garden
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Kitchen eating area
Kitchen eating area
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,4th Bedroom with 2 single beds (for grandchildren)
4th Bedroom with 2 single beds (for grandchildren)
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Backyard
Backyard
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Back Patio
Back Patio
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Back yard
Back yard
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Back Patio & BBQ area
Back Patio & BBQ area
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,2nd Queen Bedroom
2nd Queen Bedroom
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Main Bathroom with shower in mirror (behind door)
Main Bathroom with shower in mirror (behind door)
  • Sleeping capacity8
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms2

Non-simultaneous Home Exchange

Simultaneous Home Exchange

Weekend Home Exchange

Long-term Home Exchange

Hospitality Exchange Offered

Hospitality Exchange Wanted

Homesit Offered

Smoking Not Allowed

Children Welcome

Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

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Our Home For Exchange

Description of the home we are offering for exchange

We are a retired couple who have an "open door" policy for swapping or hospitality. We have a very comfortable 4 BR, 2 Bathroom home, 3 bedrooms with Queen sized beds. 4th bedroom has single beds (for our Grandchildren). Very quiet court. 5 mins. by car to CBD.
Great walks around lake with art gallery & restaurant also a new library with lake views. Mountains & wineries nearby.
Benalla has population of 9,000 with ample shopping with 2 larger towns 20 mins. & 45 mins. away. Lots of tourist places to see in a days travel with snow skiing about an hour away.We have just updated kitchen, main bathroom, laundry & toilet & ensuite. We have 2 lounge areas with TV including a computor area.
. We are a 2 hour drive from Melbourne. Benalla is a very popular spot for gliding with an airport nearby so glider flights are available. No animals to worry about & garden has watering system.
Nice area under verandah for BBQ or just sitting & enjoying the backyard.

Type

House - single floor/ Main Residence


Amenities

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Air Conditioning
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes Washer
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Microwave Oven
  • Peaceful Surroundings
  • Privacy / Seclusion
  • Equipped for Children
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Baby Equipment
  • Garage
  • Parking included
  • Terrace / Patio

Entertainment

  • Computer available
  • DVD
  • Internet access
  • TV
  • Wireless Internet (WiFi)
  • Family Room / Playroom

Extras

  • Use of bicycle(s)

Setting

  • Small Town or Village
  • Rural

Neighbourhood

Description of our neighbourhood and surrounding area

Our neighbourhood is very quiet & our Court is very friendly & only 2kms from town so can either drive in 5 mins. or walk for 20 mins. We have a fantastic walking track of about 5 kms around our great lake which will take an hour to walk & you can stop for a coffee in town if you wish. You will see a lot of wildlife on the lake & the ducks like to be fed & if you are really lucky, you may see a platypus. There are a number of water birds such as spoonbills & pelicans. You will stroll pass our beautiful Art Gallery with a coffee shop, the local swimming pool that has an indoor heated pool & also the brand new library & community centre next to the local Hospital.
We have an aeroplane museum at the local airport which also caters for gliding where we have worldwide championships. You can go for a glider flight & see the area from above.
There are many restaurants, hotels & take away venues to choose from.
There are 2 Golf courses with one catering for meals & you can sit & watch the kangaroos wandering around the course. There are 3 pokie venues.
The Golf Club has many kangaroos that you can see whilst enjoying your meal.

Outdoor Activities

  • Biking
  • Cultural Events
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Tennis
  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Lake
  • Public Swimming Pool
  • River

Leisure

  • Park / Playground
  • Cafés
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping

Cultural Activities

  • Concerts
  • Galleries
  • Museums
  • Popular Monuments
  • Theatre

Transport Nearby

  • Bus
  • Train Station
  • Car Necessary

Neighbourhood Services

  • Bakery
  • Corner Shop
  • Pharmacy
  • Supermarket

Attractions

Our home exchange - places to go and things to do while staying in our home

We have 3 Pokie Venues in town. One at the local Pub, one at the Bowling Club & one at the Golf Club, complete with kangaroos.
An hours drive will have you in Mansfield where "The Man from Snowy River" was filmed. Straight up the Hume Highway is Glenrowen where Ned Kelly had his last stand. Further on is a larger town with plenty of shopping with major shops. You can also access wineries not far away & also the mountains can be accessed for a weekends skiing. There is also many cycling areas with a rail trail to Beechworth & also many roads in the immediate area that are used daily.

Our favourite restaurants

  • Benalla Golf Club
  • North Eastern Hotel
  • Benalla Bowls Club

Cafés & bars

  • Rustic Cafe
  • Benalla Art Gallery Cafe
  • Rambling Rose Cafe

Special places to shop

  • CC Best
  • Millers Department Store
  • Lucy's Dress Shop

Leisure and cultural activities

  • BPACC
  • Benalla Golf Club
  • Benalla Bowls Club

Walks or jogging paths

  • Benalla Lake

Health or fitness clubs

  • Anytime Fitness Benalla
  • Future Directions Fitness
  • Advance Fitness Benalla

Interesting day trips

  • Beechworth
  • Mt. Beauty
  • Echuca

Our Preferences

Our home exchange - here are our Preferences and House Rules

It is important to find our house neat & tidy when we return as we will leave yours the same. We do not want dogs in the house.

Conditions

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Allowed
  • Smoking Not Allowed
  • Plant care is needed outdoors

Car Exchange

  • Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

Home Exchange Type

  • Non-simultaneous Home Exchange
  • Simultaneous Home Exchange
  • Weekend Home Exchange
  • Long-term Home Exchange
  • Hospitality Exchange Offered
  • Hospitality Exchange Wanted
  • Homesit Offered

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