Peaceful family retreat on offer in Beachmere

first_img20 Riversleigh Rd, BeachmereMrs Baxter said the home was well-located a few minutes’ drive from the Bruce Highway, 6km from the Caboolture train station and 20 minutes from Bribie Island. “We often toddle off to Caloundra for lunch or go to the pub at Sandstone Point,” she said. 20 Riversleigh Rd, BeachmereThere are three good-sized bedrooms and a family bathroom. Downstairs, there is a laundry, storage area, utility room and parking for two cars. Outside there are established gardens, a patio and an above-ground pool. 20 Riversleigh Rd, Beachmere“There’s just land to the back of us and you can drop a line or go crabbing at the end of the street,” she said. “There’s also a park with a playground for the kids.”The home features a sunroom, living area, dining room and kitchen, which opens to the back deck. The kitchen has large benchtops, stainless steel appliances, double ovens and gas cooktop. The home at 20 Riversleigh Rd, Beachmere.THIS renovated colonial Queenslander is in a peaceful pocket backing on to acreage and a short walk to the river. Owners Vickie and Rawden Baxter have lived at 20 Riversleigh Rd, Beachmere for 23 years. Mrs Baxter said they had undertaken extensive renovation of the home, including new kitchen, front veranda, back balcony and landscaping. 20 Riversleigh Rd, BeachmereThe home has been repainted and there are new carpets and light fittings. “It’s now a modern Queenslander but it still has the beautiful jarrah timber floors, cedar windows and french doors,” Mrs Baxter said. “My favourite space would be the back balcony. It’s peaceful and quiet, and we have wildlife right there. The birds come and say ‘hi’ to me and we have green tree frogs.”Mrs Baxter said the home was in a quiet little street. More from newsLand grab sees 12 Sandstone Lakes homesites sell in a week21 Jun 2020Tropical haven walking distance from the surf9 Oct 2019last_img read more

Ripley County Basketball Tourney Pairings Released

first_imgThe 2018 Ripley County Basketball Tourney pairings have been released.  Batesville will battle Milan in Game 1 starting at 6 and South Ripley will square off against Jac-Cen-Del in Game 2 of the Opening Round of the tournament starting around 7:30.The Girls games will be on Tuesday, January 2nd, and Friday, January 5th, at Jac-Cen-Del.  The Boys games will be on Wednesday, January 3rd, and Saturday, January 6th, at Batesville.Tickets will be on sale at the high schools.Listen to all of the games of The Ripley County Tourney on WRBI with The Countdown To Tipoff at 5:30.last_img read more