Boutique estate offers limited land release on South Stradbroke Island

first_imgBuyers will receive a vehicle permit allowing them to access 20km of surf beach.AN EXCLUSIVE patch of Gold Coast paradise is up for grabs with the release of waterfront lots on South Stradbroke Island.QM Properties is developing South Stradbroke Island Waters which sits on the former site of Couran Point Resort.The initial release includes seven canal front lots from $410,000, three dry lots from $250,000 and two waterfront homes from $870,000. QM Properties is redeveloping the former Couran Point Resort site.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North11 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa1 day agoQM Properties general sales manager Damien Ross said South Stradbroke Island Waters was a unique site that would never be overdeveloped.“Ninety per cent of the island is classified as state forest which means only a handful of lucky buyers will be able to call this unique development home,” Mr Ross said.“This is a truly boutique estate as it is the only freehold land on the island.Mr Ross said residents would not forgo any key amenities in order to live in this serene setting.“There is direct boating access to the Gold Coast Broadwater and Coomera Waters, and Sanctuary Cove Marina is only a few kilometres away,” he said.Every buyer of the freehold lots will receive a vehicle permit allowing them to access 20km of surf beach – ideal for those looking to take advantage of the Jumpinpin bar to the north and the Southport Seaway to the south.“The development really gives residents the opportunity to experience the best of both worlds with access to the natural beauty of South Stradbroke and the burgeoning communities of the Gold Coast,” Mr Ross said. Ninety per cent of the island is classified state forest.In addition to the rainforest 4WD track that connects the community to the surf beach side of the island, residents will also have access to a proposed common pool area with two pools, gazebo and amenity block.“The continued excellence of the estate is of great concern to us which is why we have put in place a quality building covenant, ensuring all residents’ property values are maximised in the future,” Mr Ross said.last_img read more

Kansas’ Big 12 championship streak snapped: 5 fast facts

first_img March Madness 2019 bubble watch: Texas falls to No. 8 Texas Tech; TCU continues slide 8 — All eight of Kansas’ losses this season have come on the road. The Jayhawks have recorded 11 Big 12 home victories but have dropped six conference games away from Allen Fieldhouse.13 — Kansas broke UCLA’s record of 13 straight conference championships with its Big 12 title in 2017-18. The Bruins streak ran from 1967-79. Here are five fast facts from the Jayhawks’ streak:2 — This is just the second time Kansas coach Bill Self has not won at least a share of the conference title during his time with the school. The Jayhawks placed third in the Big 12 in 2003-04, Self’s first season leading the program.423 — The Jayhawks tallied 423 total wins during its streak from 2004-18.  25 — The Jayhawks have had 25 players selected in the NBA draft since 2004-05. Duke vs. Wake Forest: Three takeaways from the Blue Devils’ narrow wincenter_img THE STREAK IS OVER!Oklahoma UPSETS No. 13 Kansas, ending the Jayhawks’ Big 12 title streak at 14. pic.twitter.com/84PuVPhw3U— NCAA March Madness (@marchmadness) March 6, 2019Kansas entered the season with high expectations, but it has been inconsistent, especially on the road. It opened 2018-19 with 10 straight wins — including victories over Michigan State, Marquette, Tennessee and Villanova — but is just 6-5 since Jan. 26.The Jayhawks have also been playing without two starters. Udoka Azubuike suffered a season-ending wrist injury in early January while Lagerald Vick took a leave of absence one month later and has yet to return. Related News Kansas’ Big 12 championship streak has come to an end.The Jayhawks were officially eliminated from the conference title race when they fell at Oklahoma on Tuesday, 81-68. They had won or shared the last 14 regular season Big 12 championships.last_img read more