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Port Douglas & Mossman Gazette - - FRONT PAGE -

STUN­NING 32- acre Dain­tree Rain­for­est lo­ca­tion, with the front yard just 7km from the mouth of the Dain­tree River, 1hr 45 mins to Cairns, 40 mins to Port Dou­glas, 15 min­utes to near­est shops or school, one minute to Dain­tree River Ve­hi­cle Ferry. It en­joys un­in­ter­rupted com­plete river views to­ward Port Dou­glas’ coastal ranges or be­hind to the Dain­tree Rain­for­est and Queens­land’s third high­est peak, Mt Thorn­ton (1374m).

A tim­ber pole home, hand built on site with tim­ber milled from the prop­erty in the 1980s , re­cently re-fit­ted and ren­o­vated.

It is nat­u­rally cooled by pre­vail­ing breezes over the river, and there are ceil­ing fans, and an air con­di­tioner in mas­ter bed­room. Fully screened.

The wrap around tim­ber deck ve­ran­das have all weather blinds, out­door din­ing and built in bar­beque.

There is a 12m x 8m con­crete pad mar­quee with pol­ished tim­ber servery, ta­bles, and chairs. An all-pur­pose sec­ondary build­ing( 7m x 8m) is suited to of­fice, stu­dio, stor­age, teenage/ granny re­treat.

The 400m gravel drive way cul­mi­nates in a large turn­ing cir­cle and park­ing for up to 10 ve­hi­cles.

Self suf­fi­cient - 55,000 litres rain­wa­ter, 2Kw so­lar power/ in­verter/ gen­er­a­tor/ bat­ter­ies. Re­cently up­graded fast satel­lite broad­band. Free to air TV re­cep­tion and satel­lite Aus­tar pay TV. Im­pres­sive low main­te­nance gar­dens.

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