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,Front of house showing garage/workshop
Front of house showing garage/workshop
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Family room
Family room
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,House photos, home images
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Large lounge room with Dining Table
Large lounge room with Dining Table
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
Kitchen
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Kitchen
Kitchen
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Kitchen eating area
Kitchen eating area
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Main Bedroom
Main Bedroom
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Walk in Ensuite
Walk in Ensuite
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,3rd Bedroom (Queen)
3rd Bedroom (Queen)
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Main bathroom
Main bathroom
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Main Bathroom with shower in mirror (behind door)
Main Bathroom with shower in mirror (behind door)
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,2nd Bedroom (Queen)
2nd Bedroom (Queen)
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,4th Bedroom (Single)
4th Bedroom (Single)
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Front Garden
Front Garden
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Front Garden
Front Garden
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Front/Side Garden
Front/Side Garden
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Backyard
Backyard
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Back yard
Back yard
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Back Patio
Back Patio
Home exchange in,Australia,BENALLA,Back Patio & BBQ area
Back Patio & BBQ area
  • Sleeping capacity7
  • 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

Use of Personal Car is possible

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Open to all dates Australia | Darwin NT, Australia

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 a single bed. Very quiet court. 5 mins. by car to CBD.
Great walks around lake with Art Gallery & Restaurant. A new library with lake views. Mountains & wineries nearby.
Benalla has population of 9,000 with ample shopping with 2 larger towns, Wangaratta 20 mins. & Shepparton 45 mins. away. Lots of tourist places to see in a days travel with snow skiing about an hour away. We have 2 lounge areas with TV including a computor area. There is public swimming pool with a heated pool & a child's pool & also an outdoor pool. There is also a Splash Park for the children. There is a Picture Theatre walking distance from home.
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
  • Bathroom / toilet wheel chair accessible
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes Washer
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Microwave Oven
  • Peaceful Surroundings
  • Privacy / Seclusion
  • Equipped for Children
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Garage
  • Private parking
  • Terrace / Patio

Entertainment

  • Computer available
  • 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 past our beautiful Art Gallery with a coffee shop, the local
swimming pool that has an indoor heated pool & also the brand new library.
There is a Community Centre next to the local Hospital which is just around the corner from home.
We have an Plane Museum at the local airport which also caters for gliding where we have had World 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.

Outdoor Activities

  • Biking
  • Cultural Events
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Tennis
  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • 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.
Echuca can be reached in 2 hours as can be Bendigo. Albury is an hour away. We now have the Silo Art Trail to follow which takes you to many small townships in the immediate area & you can also go further if you wish. Benalla has great Wall Art which will take you many hours to walk around. There are also guided walking tours of the Wall Art if required.

Our favourite restaurants

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

Cafés & bars

  • Rustic Cafe
  • Benalla Art Gallery Cafe
  • The Cakemaker's Daughter

Special places to shop

  • Oliver's Mensland
  • Millers Department Store

Leisure and cultural activities

  • BPACC
  • Benalla Art Gallery

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

Use of Personal Car

  • Use of Personal Car is possible

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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