Archive for October, 2015

Our Backyard – Torquay

Greetings from Great Ocean Road Real Estate HOW CONVEYANCING WORKS It is wise for both parties – the buyer and the seller – to engage a conveyancer to navigate the purchasing or selling process, as it needs a bit of a legal eagle to decipher the jargon. You don’t legally have to engage a conveyancer, but knowing the ins and outs of property agreements can be quite hard for the … Continue Reading »

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TORQUAY ANNUAL GOLF CLUB GOLD SPONSORS – GREAT OCEAN ROAD REAL ESTATE Annual Golf week is one of the Torquay Golf Club’s biggest events for the year. Great Ocean Road Real Estate was privileged to be involved as a major sponsor this year and whilst the Torquay team did not fare well in the prizes, their efforts were gallant in wintry conditions at the Great Ocean Road Real … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Torquay

Greetings from Great Ocean Road Real Estate, Torquay

This week: The TV show that changed the coast

The word ‘sea-change’ has become synonymous with the surf coast….but what about the television series that enticed a tidal wave of city dwellers to up-stumps and relocate to the beach.  When was it aired? What was it about? Who did it star?

” Sea Change was a popular Australian television show that ran for thirty nine … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Torquay

Greetings from Great Ocean Real Estate, Torquay

This week we thought we would look at the history of Mount Duneed as  Great Ocean Road Real Estate, Torquay has just listed 95 McCanns Road, Mount Duneed…….80 acres of prime grazing country boasting a magnificent period home (1860) and gardens. The following is a little information about the area; courtesy of the ‘Mount Duneed History Group’

The recorded history of Mount Duneed, originally … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Torquay

What’s a bloke to do? It goes without saying that a man needs a shed; be it for hammering away at his hobby of choice, contemplating world events or gasbagging over a coffee with a few like-minded mates. A man’s shed is his sanctuary, his therapy, his escape from the dramas of the world……so what do you do if you … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Torquay

Breamlea listing!

Great Ocean Road Real Estate, Torquay has just listed 42 Blyth Street, Breamlea – the following is a snippet of information about this secluded beachside township….. 

Breamlea is arguably one of the most tightly held and sought after coastal retreats along Victoria’s southern coastline –  an idyllic coastal hamlet just 18 kilometres south of Geelong, Breamlea  comprises only seven streets and an estimated one hundred dwellings.

Breamlea Beach faces south-south-east … Continue Reading »