Buyers battle it out in Hastings St

An architect-designed two-bedroom, two-bathroom house on 4.02ha at 359 Old Tewantin Rd, Lake Macdonald, has been listed for sale. 286911_02

Erle Levey

With its incomparable position, almost on the boardwalk and few footsteps to the dazzling white sand of Noosa Main Beach, seven registered bidders had their eyes on the prize of apartment 101, in prestigious Maison Noosa at 5 Hastings St, Noosa Heads, on Saturday.

Listed by Tom Offermann Real Estate agent Jesse Stowers and principal Tom Offermann, capital city prospects in the main from Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane battled it out with the eventual Melbourne-based buyer ecstatic when auctioneer Gordon Macdonald called “sold” at $6m – a record for the complex.

Sold prior to auction with two parties determined to make it their dream home, was the Tom Offermann Real Estate agent Peter TeWhata-listed large family residence, at 12 Leslie Dve, Noosa Heads.

The Brisbane buyer is looking forward to relocating as soon as possible.


Have you noticed the transformation of Noosa Parade, currently being transformed into a magnificent boulevard and the gateway to Noosa Heads, with more than 8000 trees, pathways, bike lanes and the latest LED street lighting?

Also keep a look-out for the mega transformation of 32 Noosa Pde which was sold recently for $16.2m by Tom Offermann, and 34 Noosa Pde. Both will be demolished to make way for a Chris Clout-designed masterpiece. The development across both blocks, will be a first for Noosa Parade.


Waterfront properties remain in the spotlight with Adrian Reed and Darren Neal of Reed & Co reporting the sale post auction of 17 Waterside Ct, Noosa Waters.

The four-bedroom, four-bathroom, two-car waterfront house with pool and jetty sold for $5.7m.

Attracting attention is the Stephen Kidd & Co-designed 18 The Peninsula, also in Noosa Waters and listed at negotiations from $4.90m.

In a commanding waterfront position, this home offers a balance of luxurious entertaining and effortless everyday living.

This timeless design has been perfectly sited to take advantage of the warm winter sun, cool summer breeze, and outstanding long views.

New to the market is a Frank Macchia-designed four-bedroom, three-bathroom, two-car waterfront house at 40 The Peninsula, that goes to auction at 11am on Wednesday, July 13.

Macchia loves to design homes that are highly family friendly yet with creative features. This is no exception jetty, being custom built to the highest specification and with a recent extension and bathroom upgrade to further enhance the quality.

On 801sq m with 26-metre water frontage, there is a 16m lap pool and jetty.

On entry there are seven-metre voids with double-hung floor to ceiling windows, lift access to the bedroom level and Control 4 home automation.

A feature is the alfresco dining area with wood fireplace that blends seamlessly with indoor dining and kitchen.


is fitted, there is under-floor heating to the main living space, and an extensive solar system in place.

A media room has a built-in study that can be hidden away while the room can be closed off with louvres.


An immaculate townhouse one street from Gympie Terrace and Noosa River is also listed with Reed & Co for auction.

The three-bedroom, two-bathroom, two-car townhouse with pool at 1/24 Elizabeth St, Noosaville, goes to the market at 12pm on Wednesday, July 13.

One of two on the site with no adjoining walls, this townhouse offers privacy and modern conveniences.

The ground level is home to an open-plan lounge and dining areas as well as the spacious and well-appointed kitchen.

A north-facing pool and alfresco area are accessed straight from the lounge, with a servery window from the kitchen.

Situated on a level of its own, the main bedroom suite extends each side to protected balconies.

Further upstairs, two large double bedrooms each have north-facing balconies, and there is a study space or home office which can be closed off.

There is ducted air-conditioning, solar hot water service and remote gate entry to the complex.


Fancy having breakfast with the kookaburras while watching kangaroos graze on the lawn?

Melanie Primmer and Amanda Balding of Richardson & Wrench Noosa have just listed an absolute cracker of a property at Lake Macdonald for anyone looking for peace and serenity.

The architect-designed two-bedroom, two-bathroom house is on 4.02ha at 359 Old Tewantin Rd.

With the pavilion-style home you can be sitting in living area while the kangaroos hop between the main living areas and the bedrooms.

The property is treed with patches of rainforest, a creek and glimpses of the ocean.

There are two over-sized bedrooms and two bathrooms along with an abundance of living space designed to appreciate the environment.

The kitchen comes complete with soft-close cabinetry, high-end Bosch and Euromaid appliances, sweeping benchtops and statement lighting. There’s also a combined laundry and butler’s pantry.

The dining and lounge room feature a 5m-high ceiling while there are polished concrete floors, a custom-designed two-way fireplace and a bespoke daybed along one wall.

The lines between indoor and outdoor living are blurred with banks of 2.7m-high centre-pivot doors that create an effortless connection with the patio.

A covered walkway connects to the bedroom wing.

There are Daikin air-conditioning systems, LED lighting, fire pit, 3-phase power, new water bore and 50,000l of rainwater storage.

A separate and self-contained guest cabin offers a bathroom, a kitchen and an outdoor lounge with a fire pit.

All this, and still close to Cooroy and Tewantin.


Robbie Neller at Neller Real Estate has a substantial house at Peregian Beach with magnificent ocean views that is going to auction Saturday, July 9, at 1pm.

The four-bedroom, three-bathroom, four-car house is at 346 David Low Way, Peregian Beach, and has beach as well as white-water views up the beach to Noosa National Park.

The much-loved family home is perfectly positioned over two levels on a 728sq m block.

The main bedroom features a renovated luxury ensuite, while there are two modern bathrooms, two large living areas, renovated kitchen plus kitchenette/bar, and a home office.

North-east facing wrap-around decks on both upper and lower levels feature wide beach views.

The floorplan is designed in such a way it could suit dual living for the extended family, deck access and ocean views from all bedrooms and living areas.

There is also a sub level that contains a storeroom and patio space flowing to the gardens and fire pit.


There were five registered bidders at 8/7 Edward St, Noosaville, on Saturday for the auction of the one-bedroom, one-bathroom, one-car apartment.

Melanie Butcher at Laguna Real Estate reported a good crowd in attendance, with bidding from $480,000 to $550,000.

With local as well as Brisbane interest, the apartment sold immediately after auction.


Noosa Heads

101/5 Hastings St: 3bed, 2bath, 1car beachfront apartment, Jesse Stowers 0414 367 282 Tom Offermann Real Estate. Seven registered bidders. Sold at auction $6m

Noosa Heads

12 Leslie Drive, 4bed, 3bath, 1car house, Peter TeWhata 0423 972 034 Tom Offermann Real Estate. Sold prior to auction $1.35m.


8/7 Edward St: 1bed, 1bath, 1car apartment, 12pm Melanie Butcher 0407 379 893 Laguna Real Estate. Five registered bidders. Bidding to $550,000. Sold immediately post auction

Noosa Waters

17 Waterside Ct: 4bed, 4bath, 2car waterfront house, pool, jetty, Adrian Reed 0409 446 955 Darren Neal 0401 212 505 Reed & Co. Sold post auction $5.7m


Sunshine Beach

40 Arakoon Cres: 4bed, 3bath, 2car house, 1pm, Tiffany Wilson 0468 922 519 Roark Walsh 0437 447 804 Tom Offermann Real Estate


Upper Kandanga

Ullathorne, 1782 Kandanga Creek Rd, Upper Kandanga 3bed house, sheds, yards on 75ha, in-rooms Kandanga Country Club, 11am, Garry Martin 0417 002 606 Bruce Smith 0417 716 033 Elders Brisbane



10-14 Martha Lane: 7bed, 5bath, 4car house, pool, 2pm, Melanie Primmer 0448 966 867 Richardson & Wrench Noosa