Our house is centrally located on the beautiful Sunshine Coast, Queensland.
Our house has open plan living and dining which opens out to a sunlit deck ideal for BBQs and entertaining. It has beautiful 5 metre ceilings in the living room and interesting curved ceilings. There are multiple areas for dining, including a relaxing garden, outdoor space. A beautiful pool makes this a lovely home for summer holidays.
The house is decorated with an eclectic, arty feel. It has lots for children to do, including a park down the road.
A number of different parrots visit the house, including Galahs, Lorikeets, King Parrots and the odd Cockatoo. It is exciting to be so close to these fantastic wild birds.
Buderim is centrally located on the Sunshine Coast, which is 100km north of Brisbane.
There are many beautiful swimming beaches, including Mooloolaba, Maroochydore, Alexandra Headlands and Noosa. These beaches are clean, safe and patrolled. (and very gorgeous!!!)
The Sunshine Coast Hinterland consists of charming, historic towns and villages including Maleny, Montville and surrounding areas, are rich with skilled artisans, and lovely views of the Coast.
Australia Zoo is a 20 minute drive away. Steve and Terri Irwin's vision has always been to make Australia Zoo the biggest and best wildlife conservation facility in the entire world, and there is no other zoo like Australia Zoo!
The Sunshine Coast has its own airport which is only a 10minute drive away. Brisbane's international airport is an hour's drive away. Buses can pickup and drop off.
Eumundi markets are Australia's premier artisan market.
You'll find original artworks, sculptures, furniture, handmade toys, homewares, and skincare, as well as cutting edge fashion and jewellery by local designers. Open Wednesdays and Saturdays. It takes about 30mins to drive there.
Situated at Mooloolaba Wharf, just moments from the main Esplanade, UnderWater World is home to thousands of animals, including sharks, seals, turtles, stingrays, otters, sawfish, tropical fish and much, much more.
Bli Bli Watersports has a fun water park with inflatables, a wake park and a Barramundi fish farm and is about a 15 minute drive away.
There are lots of parks for children, rivers to swim and fish in, and great coffee shops.