People like to set themselves up in opposing groups. There’s cat people and dog people. Cricket fans and footie fanatics. Beatles or Stones. The real dividing line though is between people who long for the country and those who can’t stand to be away from the city. If you’re in the second group, this is the Home Lottery draw you’ve been waiting for.
The Highgate is a new and highly sought after Pointcorp development only two km's from Brisbane’s CBD. It has stunning curb appeal; all glass and angled balconies to make the most of its panoramic views. This home is positioned in the ideal location for making the most of everything Brisbane has to offer, whether you’re still working or enjoying an active and vibrant retirement.
The First Prize home in draw #272 can be found at 180 Dornoch Terrace, an enviable address in Brisbane’s Highgate Hill neighbourhood. The Brisbane River lies to the North, West and East of the property as it bends around the south of the city and the West End.
Highgate Hill is a long-established suburb and home to almost 6,000 residents, with an average age of 34. This is a little lower than the Australian median and speaks to the lively, contemporary feel of the neighbourhood. It also has more than two dozen Heritage listed sites, however, many of which can be found along Dornoch Terrace itself. Ron Archer, the talented and famous Australian Test cricketer, was born in Highgate Hill.
The rolling topography of the area is what gives residents so many splendid views of Brisbane’s central core. Being so close to downtown, public transportation is readily available and highly efficient. Schools, shops, cafes and restaurants abound, along with lots of green space and parkland. It’s no wonder that Highgate Hill has consistently been called the best neighbourhood in Brisbane.
The Highgate features 42 three-bedroom apartments, all of which have north-facing, uninterrupted views of the city.
The grounds cover 1.5 acres and feature lush and terraced gardens for the enjoyment of its residents. These gardens cover 80% of the property and transform the site into an urban oasis. The landscape designers created a stunning complement to the building’s sleek architecture and minimalist lines, providing a natural and verdant haven.
The interior of the building was subject to no less careful scrutiny, and you can see the meticulous attention to detail in all of the beautifully appointed rooms. The kitchen was designed by world famous chef and restaurateur Neil Perry, combining the performance of a commercial kitchen with the style of luxury apartment living.
Everything you need is conveniently within reach of your new home. Highgate Hill Park is right next door, and you’re within a stone’s throw of the Queensland Museum, Art Gallery and State Library. Central Brisbane is only two kilometers away, and you have easy access to shops and restaurants within Highgate Hill proper.
This apartment combines function with flair to deliver a high-end, creatively designed home where you can wine and dine your friends or simply relax on the balcony and take in the bright lights of Brisbane.
Brisbane was named the capital of Queensland when it broke off from New South Wales and became an independent State in 1859. The city grew rapidly, and is now the third most populous in Australia. Almost three million people call it home, and welcome thousands of international visitors every year.
To the north of Brisbane lies the Sunshine Coast, beginning near the fabled Glass House Mountains and stretching for over 60 km to the town of Tewantin. Domestic and international tourists flock to its pristine beaches to enjoy the sun, sand, and myriad water sports.
To the south of the city is the world-famous Gold Coast, renowned for its surfing, theme parks, and inland canals and waterways. When you live in Brisbane, you’re never far from the natural beauty of the hinterland or the beach culture that’s as much a part of our heritage as vegemite and pavlova.
If you’re holding the winning ticket in the Mater Prize Home Lottery Draw #272, you’re going to have some interesting choices to make.
The handover is scheduled at your convenience, and you are free to move in right away. Everything is right there waiting for you – the beds are even made! If you’ve always wanted to live in the centre of it all, in a luxury home with all the amenities you’d expect from a five-star property, you’ll probably just start packing.
On the other hand, you may want to rent out your new apartment and keep it as an investment. You’ll get a healthy stream of secondary income and can expect the value of the home to increase in the coming years.
Finally, you can always sell it and do whatever you want with the proceeds. You’ll be a millionaire, and can enjoy everything that comes with your new status and lifestyle.
The Mater Prize Home Lottery Draw #272 closes on 23 August 2017. The Draw will take place on 25 August 2017 at the Mater Foundation, 260 Stanley Street, South Brisbane, QLD 3102. Members of the public are welcome to attend.
Winners will receive a call upon completion of the draw and a letter will also be sent to them by registered post within 2 to 3 days. Results will also subsequently be published in the “public notices” section of The Australian. We will carry the results on our website at www.prizehometickets.com.au
Unfortunately, the First prize home will not be open for public viewing prior to the draw.
It goes without saying that the more tickets you buy, the greater your chances of winning the first prize home. An added incentive to buying ticket books, however, is your eligibility to win a dazzling array of other valuable prizes. These include shopping sprees, gold bullion, travel prizes and vehicles.
Tickets are limited and always sell out quickly, so get your ticket books now before they’re all gone.
|Ticket and Ticket Book Prices||Increase Your Chances to Win||Additional Prizes Based on Number of Tickets Purchased in One Transaction by One Person|
|$5 Book||3 Chances to Win|
|$10 Book||6 Chances to Win||$10,000 Shopping spree at Coles/Myer|
|$15 Book||10 Chances to Win||$20,000 Travel and Accommodation Voucher|
|$20 Book||15 Chances to Win||$25,000 Home Entertainment Package|
|$25 Book||20 Chances to Win||$30,000 Car of Your Choice|
|$30 Book||25 Chances to Win||$35,000 Gold Bullion|
|$40 Book||35 Chances to Win||$45,000 Round the World Cruise|
|$50 Book||45 Chances to Win||$50,000 Gold Bullion|
|$70 Book||65 Chances to Win||$55,000 Caravan of Your Choice|
|$100 Book||100 Chances to Win||$60,000 Car of Your Choice|
Mater Mothers’ Hospitals welcome around 29 new babies every single day. That’s over 10,000 new little ones every year. Unfortunately, many are born prematurely, or with serious complications that require specialized care. On average, a premature baby will spend over 18 days in a neonatal critical care unit where they’ll get round the clock care and attention.
As we’re sure you can imagine, that’s very expensive. When you buy tickets in any one of Mater’s six annual prize home lotteries, you’re helping to fund that care and the research needed to develop new treatments and solutions for ailing newborns. Your help is essential to this critical work, and we thank you vey much for your ongoing support. Enjoy the satisfaction of knowing when you support Mater Prize Draw #272, you know your purchase is making a difference in people's lives.
May your month be filled with good health, joy, prosperity and generosity! PHT
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