#0824: Australia, Victoria

home exchange #0824: Australia, Victoria
home exchange #0824: Australia, Victoria
home exchange #0824: Australia, Victoria
home exchange #0824: Australia, Victoria
home exchange #0824: Australia, Victoria


    This self-contained holiday home has soaring cathedral ceilings, polished boards, quality furniture and appliances with modern conveniences such as ducted air-conditioning, ducted heating or wood heater, dishwasher, oven, microwave, TV, DVD, music system and washing machine.

    The kitchen, dining and living room are all placed a great room.

    There are fully covered deep verandahs around two sides of the house, with outside furniture and a gas barbecue.

    The house sleeps a maximum of 4 people. Two bedrooms have king size beds (but can be split into singles).  Quilts, linens, towels and pillows are provided.

    Yarra Junction is a village with a supermarket, butchers, bakeries, gift shops and several cafes situated close to many wineries. The location provides easy access to Warburton, Healesville, Yarra Glen, Gembrook, Poweltown, and Noojee, for example.

     Highlights Healesvile Wildlife Santuary, Puffing Billy Train, Hot Air Ballooning.  Many restaurants and wineries.


    Car needed yes
    Car available no

    Small hamlet in a rural area.  There are many wineries nearby, historic towns and villages complete with markets every weekend.  There is boating, fishing (quite a lot of trout fishing possible - licenses and gear availble nearby), horse riding and other sporting activities including the safest sky diving in Victoria. Skiiing not too far away in winter. Huge annual antiques fair nearby in October. Quite a lot of art and craft activity in the area with galleries and small boutique shops also. Restaurants and caes in nearby villages and towns. This area was one of the first settled in Victoria, hence the historic nature.  Close to the birthplace and village of Ned Kelly.  Around the house is the remnant of a landscape that does not exist elsewhere anymore with some rare fauna which is easily seen around the house.  



    bedroom 1: 1 x king double, 1 x Main bedroom

    bedroom 2: 1 x king double, 1 x Second bedroom

    Beds can be made up as two kings or 4 singles or any combination.


    bathroom 1: shower, toilet


    central heating air conditioning fireplace telephone
    fax machine internet access linen towels
    sofa bed baby high chair baby crib hair dryer
    disable friendly computer available wifi sauna / steam room
    gym indoor pool ceiling fans high speed internet
    home security gated community water view lift /elevator
    oven hob / stove dishwasher washing machine
    clothes dryer fridge freezer microwave
    coffee maker toaster iron & ironing board condiments/essentials
    tv vcr cd player/hi-fi dvd player
    cd library video library dvd library cable / satelite tv
    ipod dock      
    parking garden / yard shared pool balcony/terrace
    outdoor grill private hot tub outdoor furniture private pool
    shared hot tub garage beach / water front canoe/cayak
    nanny /babysitting caretaker housekeeper cook
    gardener doorman resort privileges  

    House rules

    Credits 11 to 18
    Anytime - range depends on number of persons
    Cleaning included no
    To be confirmed with owner

    No Smoking inside

    No Pets

    No wheelchair access



    Swimming (20 minutes walk)

    Horse riding (20 minutes drive)

    Fishing (15 minutes drive)


    Tennis (10 minutes drive)

    Hiking / Walking

    Canoe/Kayaking (15 minutes drive)

    Boating /Sailing (15 minutes drive)

    Sports Venue (20 minutes walk)




    Culture (5 minutes drive)

    Wildlife Viewing

    Galleries & Museums

    Public transport (5 minutes drive)

    Town (20 minutes drive)

    Bar /Pub

    Place of Interest


    Getting there

    1km off the main highway from Melbourne to Warburton (but no highway noise).

    Yarra Valley - food and vineyard area close to Mel...

    Yarra Valley - Mountain Views and Soaring Ceilings

    At a glance

    Property House/Villa (vacation home)
    Exchanges Credits Exchange, Direct Swaps
    Credits 11 to 18 per week
    Bedrooms 2
    Guests 4
    Min stay 3 days
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