Christmas Day in Queensland is often hot and humid, yet the warm weather is welcomed by designer Kristy, her husband Trent and daughters Chloé and Willow, as it’s the perfect time of year to make the most of their enviable waterfront home, complete with its own jetty and wraparound pool which envelops a resort-style pavilion. Last Christmas, the family took to the water on their boat for a leisurely morning cruise along the river, stopping off at friends’ jetties for a visit and quick dip, before returning home to tuck into a long alfresco lunch of glazed ham, prawns and cold salads rounded off with a generous scoop of pavlova.
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CALL of the WILD
ONE FLOWER GROWER LOCATED ON THE CENTRAL COAST OF NSW WHOLEHEARTEDLY EMBRACES THE UNIQUE BEAUTY OF AUSTRALIAN NATIVES AND HIS RICH FAMILY HISTORY OF FLORA FARMING
THIS HEAVENLY COASTAL ABODE IS ENJOYING A STYLISH NEW CHAPTER AS AN IDYLLIC GETAWAY FOR A SYDNEY FAMILY
THE BRIGHT SIDE
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CALM AND COLLECTED
CREATE A SOOTHING RETREAT WITH LOTS OF CONCEALED STORAGE SPOTS TO HIDE ALL YOUR BEDROOM ESSENTIALS
THE OWNERS OF THIS SYDNEY HOUSE LOVINGLY BLEND ITS PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE, WITH RELAXED AND STYLISH RESULTS
THIS BEAUTIFULLY RENOVATED HOLIDAY HOME IN NOOSA IS A RAINFOREST-MEETS-THE-SEA GETAWAY FOR A FAMILY OF FIVE
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IMPECCABLE STYLE AND ATTENTION TO DETAIL CHARACTERISE ONE SYDNEY FAMILY’S FOREVER HOME
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