Canal Home Near Golf Course - Walk to Beach

Australia - Queensland - Banksia Beach, Bribie Island

Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Looking down the canal from our patio
Looking down the canal from our patio
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Electric reclining leather lounges in living area
Electric reclining leather lounges in living area
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Open plan living area - canal views to the left.
Open plan living area - canal views to the left.
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Entry in to the open plan living area.
Entry in to the open plan living area.
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Front door entry, and lounge area to watch movies
Front door entry, and lounge area to watch movies
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Study with two desks, chairs, and printers.
Study with two desks, chairs, and printers.
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Bedroom with kingsize bed overlooking canal.
Bedroom with kingsize bed overlooking canal.
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Ensuite - large shower, bath, and separate toilet
Ensuite - large shower, bath, and separate toilet
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Bedroom with queensize bed overlooks courtyard
Bedroom with queensize bed overlooks courtyard
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Bathroom with large shower and bath
Bathroom with large shower and bath
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Bathroom is also adjacent to a separate toilet.
Bathroom is also adjacent to a separate toilet.
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,View across back of house - canal on left
View across back of house - canal on left
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Entry to our home with double garage.
Entry to our home with double garage.
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Looking towards jetty on Bribie Island
Looking towards jetty on Bribie Island
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,View of the bridge towards Bribie Island
View of the bridge towards Bribie Island
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Another view of the Bribie Island bridge.
Another view of the Bribie Island bridge.
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,Pelicans being tempted with fish at Banksia Beach
Pelicans being tempted with fish at Banksia Beach
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,A map showing the developed part of Bribie Island
A map showing the developed part of Bribie Island
Home exchange in,Australia,Banksia Beach, Bribie Island,House photos, home images
  • Sleeping capacity4
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms2

Non-simultaneous Home Exchange

Simultaneous Home Exchange

Hospitality Exchange Offered

Smoking Not Allowed

No Children Please

Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

We are looking for a home exchange in ...

May 1, 2020 - Sep 30, 2020 UK
Open to all dates Open to all destinations

Our Home For Exchange

Description of the home we are offering for exchange

Our spacious 3 bedroom plus study home overlooks a canal at Banksia Beach on Bribie Island which has bridge access to the mainland. We are located 1 hours drive from the Brisbane International Airport and from Brisbane city centre. Large open plan living area / dining/ kitchen, separate lounge area, ensuited bedroom with king-size bed, second bedroom with queen size bed, study, laundry, covered outdoor living and dining areas with tropical gardens. All modern conveniences including Miele appliances. The third bedroom space is setup with a sofa bed, tv, and exercise bike. Ladies and gents golf clubs are available to use.

A 10 minute walk takes you to the Pumicestone Passage which is the sea that separates the island and mainland. There are parks and calm beaches for fishing, kayaking, boating, swimming, bird watching, picnicing, cycling. A 15 minute drive takes you across the island to the surf beaches.

The Sunshine Coast is an hour's drive, and the Gold Coast is 2 hours drive.

Type

House - single floor/ Main Residence


Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes Washer
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Microwave Oven
  • Peaceful Surroundings
  • View
  • Privacy / Seclusion
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Garage
  • Parking included
  • Terrace / Patio

Entertainment

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

Extras

  • Use of bicycle(s)

Setting

  • Small Town or Village
  • Waterfront
  • Seaside

Neighbourhood

Description of our neighbourhood and surrounding area

Bribie Island is fairly flat, has many beaches, and it doesn't take more than 15 minutes to get to anywhere. It is very popular for its relaxed and peaceful lifestyle. It is quite easy to be self sufficient as all the facilities of modern living are here. It is only a half hour drive to the train station linking Brisbane and the Gold and Sunshine Coasts. There is a bridge which provides vehicle and walking access to the mainland.

We are spoilt having 2 quality golf clubs on the island. Our local golf course, Pacific Harbour Golf & Country Club offers excellent facilities as well as a very attractive and challenging course. There are also several bowls clubs, a surf club, and Services club - all of which offer dining and other facilities.

The weather is pleasant all year round with summer breezes usually keeping the temperature about 28 - 30 degrees celsius during the day, while in winter the temperature usually ranges 18 - 23 degrees celsius. You will see beautiful blue skies, golden sandy beaches, boats, and wildlife.

Outdoor Activities

  • Beach
  • Biking
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Tennis
  • Public Swimming Pool
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving / Surfing
  • Windsurfing

Leisure

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

Cultural Activities

  • Galleries
  • Museums

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

It is a short walk to the nearest beach where you can stroll along the waters edge of the Pumicestone Passage enjoying the birdlife, picnic and barbeque facilities. Enjoy spectacular sunsets and dolphins frolicking. There is also a ferry offering day trips in the Passage. Golf and bowls clubs are both a 3 minute drive away, as is the local shopping centre which includes a supermarket.

It is about a 7 minute drive in to the main shopping area of Bribie Island, and about 15 minutes drive to the surf beach. It is very easy to walk or cycle anywhere.

Australia Zoo is a 40 minute drive to Beerwah on the Sunshine Coast. The hilly hinterland has lovely villages, including Montville, Maleny and Mapleton. Noosa and Mooloolaba are an easy drive for a day's outing. An hour and a half drive takes you to the theme parks at the northern end of the Gold Coast.

Brisbane has many attractions including Southbank Parklands, riverside, theatres, galleries, museum, shopping

Cafés & bars


Leisure and cultural activities


Interesting day trips


Our Preferences

Our home exchange - here are our Preferences and House Rules

We do take great care of our home as we would with yours. It is important to us that we find our home clean and tidy when we return.

Conditions

  • No Children Please
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Not Allowed
  • Plant Care Not Needed

Car Exchange

  • Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

Home Exchange Type

  • Non-simultaneous Home Exchange
  • Simultaneous Home Exchange
  • Hospitality Exchange Offered

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