Thinking of escaping the rat race and buying that dream seaside shack where you can spend your days fishing and strolling white sandy beaches? Check out these beauties all over Australia.
1 Irby Boulevard Sisters Beach, Tasmania. Expressions of interest
Pretty much every Australian's dream is to own a house by the beach and this iconic A-frame shack has to be one of the best on offer.
From the feature stone open fireplace with sourced wharf timber mantelpiece above, to the double French doors opening onto the north facing deck, capturing the uninterrupted coastline views, from the adjoining creek to Sisters Island and views towards Rocky Cape.
Framed by rolling waves and pristine white sands all year round. This adorable shack has a separate 'boat shed', has two bedrooms and has recently been updated with a modern coastal interior. Surrounded by National Parks and beauty, this property is 20 minutes drive from Burnie/Wynyard airport.
37 Killarney Road, Erowal Bay, NSW. $549,000.
OK, so it's more of a bay shack that a beach shack but this great little weekender has front and back decks with water views over St Georges Basin.
This two bedroom home also has wide side access, a sleepout, reverse cycle air conditioning and is around five minutes to National Park and about 200 metres to the water.
32 Bower Street Jurien Bay, WA. $280,000
A beach shack in the true sense, this low maintenance property is just 400 metres to the beach in a brilliant location of the original Jurien Bay.
The agent claims the house is "old school" but has great bones. "Consider a garden makeover, a bit of love and a big shed down the side and you've got yourself an amazing beach shack...to live or invest."
Located on a 800-metre-squared block with dual access it, has established trees and is the perfect lock up and leave holiday home.
29 Springs Road, Agnes Water, Queensland. $400k plus
Positioned along Springs Road, a short stroll from the shops and surf beach, this well maintained original Agnes Beach shack is now offered for sale for the first time in 21 years.
The house features a large rear sunroom and sleepout which overlooks the large mango trees and private garden and lawns, a perfect place to sit and listen to the nearby surf breaking on the beach.
The two other bedrooms are generous in size, and as with all of these Queenslander-style homes there are a variety of internal living options.
The large backyard offers plenty of room for entertaining.
313 Mermaid Circuit Dundee Beach, NT. $190,000
This rustic little fishing shack in Dundee is on Mermaid Circuit on an acre of land that has some well established gardens for privacy, with a well manicured paddock sized front yard and some buildings to provide a laundry, toilet and shower.
There is also a steel canopy over a storage container and gravity tank on stand, complete with hot water donkey, and irrigation.
The property includes three rainwater tanks (1 x 15000ltr, 2 x 8000ltr) and three water bladders in frames on the roof for added pressure and is located beside a large patio roof with slab and a great caravan spot, surrounded by additional landscaped gardens.
This block is fully fenced, and the simple yet effective buildings provide a great weekender option and is affordable in today's market.
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