Beautiful big home for a warm Australian Christmas complete with kangaroos!

Beautiful big home for a warm Australian Christmas complete with kangaroos!

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5 Bedrooms
Sleeps 10
3 Bathrooms
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Our home

Huge country home in outer suburbs of Perth only 20 min to city and 40 min to beautiful white sandy beaches. Modern Australian homestead on horse property (15 acres) surrounded by native Australian bush with lots of kangaroos and birdlife. 4 large double bedrooms downstairs, 2 with ensuites, very large kitchen/family room, gourmet kitchen with walk in scullery, seperate tv/cinema room, study seperate bathroom and toilet. Upstairs 5th double bedroom and open multipurpose area. Wide verandahs right around the house, lovely to sit on and enjoy the view over the lakes. 12 meter swimming pool to cool off in. A 5 or 8 seater vehicle is available for you and a variety of sports equipment. We have a variety of pets but if you prefer not to care for them they will be looked after by someone else. The horses will be cared for independently.

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Who we are

  1. We are both health care professionals and we have 4 children all very well behaved and polite. Tess (16), Stephanie (14), Harrison (12) and Isabella(9). We chose to live in the hills for our love of a peaceful lifestyle and our horses (3) but still have the advantage of sending the children to excellent city schools and we can easily go to the city for shopping/theatre or to the beach. We love the adventure of travel and we really would like to experience a white christmas in the French Alps. We are keen skiers and have not skiied outside of Australia. Tess is studying French and art in her final year of school (2007) and we see this trip as a culteral experience. We plan to go to Paris for the first 2 weeks of our holiday.

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We have the joy of living in a semi rural environment with beautiful vally and bush views and still be 20 min to the center of the city of perth and 40 min to the west coast beaches. Locally you can enjoy wineries, bushwalking, mountainbiking, golf, local monthly market (the best country market in Perth), visit the Perth Observetry and see the southern night sky, take a cruise up the Swan River, Visit Rottnest Island (30 min ferry) a mecca for surf, diving, snorkling, bike riding. (www.rottnestisland.com), enjoy the many restaurants and summer concerts at the local wineries (www.swanvalley.com.au) or further afield visit the world renown Margaret River wineries and surf beaches (www.margaretriver.com).

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