Australia, Queensland, Nerang, $770,000
by Bonnibel Yee
(Nerang, Queensland, Australia)
Town acreage 5 min from Nerang town. 3.53 ha (8 acres) Nature lovers paradise, next to Nerang State Forest, one acre has been developed as permaculture garden (3 yrs old) with plantings of over 30 different fruit trees, vegetable gardens, large chook run and potential for more extensive permaculture work. Two creeks, two dams and 300,000L pond provide water even under drought conditions. Organic practices include 2000L capacity compost area, worm farm, biochar production, green manure, crop rotation, native bees, organic and Biodynamic fertilizers used. Fenced completely and deer proof. Landscaping is mostly native plantings including rainforest and dry sclerophyll. Rainwater house tank capacity 34,000L+ rainwater tank for Nursery. Biocycle septic, solar water heating, solar electricity panels. House is comfortable, high ceilings, fully insulated, fans, air-conditioned, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, separate living, dining, family rooms, double garage, shed is 13.5x7.5 M + hobby nursery and misting house. Large outdoor entertaining area with lily pond and Balinese-thatched hut to relax in the garden. Second residence possible. Rich in birdlife, wildlife, peace and quiet!