Ever wish that you were enjoying a lavish lifestyle in the luxury home of your dreams? This dream is going to turn into a reality for one lucky prize winner. The winning entrant in the yourtown Draw 497 will walk away as the owner of a fabulous Australian home.
The first prize is valued at a whopping $1,699,605 – what would you do with 1.69 million dollars?
AN IMPOSSIBLE CHOICE
There are two stunning homes on offer for the prize winner to decide between in yourtown 497. Would you take the sumptuous home in sunny Queensland? This home is located in the beautiful town of Eumundi, sprawling across 1.5 acres of land. With plenty of outdoor areas to relax in, you will love entertaining friends and family alike.
Or would you opt for the perfect pad in New South Wales? Featuring a wrap-around verandah and old-school styling with all the mod cons you could wish for, it’s the perfect home in Berry.
The entertainers’ dream in Eumundi or the appeal of old-world elegance in Berry. That’s the selection you will need to make if you are the fortunate winner of this draw. To help you decide which property you would take, keep reading to find out more about each fantastic house.
Location: Eumundi, Sunshine Coast, Queensland
Living in Eumundi
Eumundi lies just 15km away from the hotspot of Noosa in Queensland. While Noosa attracts countless tourists each year, Eumundi is lesser known. It is a hilly village nestled between Eumundi National Park and Cooroy Mountain.
Eumundi has an excitingly contagious atmosphere all of its own. Here you’ll find an eclectic mix of people as well as legendary artisan markets. These markets are famous the world over for their quality products and distinctive vibe. Go for a wander around the town and purchase some unique items you’ll never be able to find anywhere else.
This region of the hinterland has an exciting culture. The area plays host to artists, writers, glassmakers, and more. Immerse yourself in the lively and energetic vibe in the town centre, then return home to the peaceful solitude of your new abode.
As soon as you walk in the door of this home in Eumundi, you will be blown away. This elegant home is the entertainer’s dream. It features an open-plan living area as well as plenty of outdoor spaces for all your entertaining needs. The massive outdoor alfresco setting is fully covered, allowing you to have guests over, come rain or shine. Relax around the fire pit on a chilly evening, roasting marshmallows and laughing with friends. Or enjoy splashing around in the pool with the kids on long, hot summer days. Enjoy pituresque views of the lush tress that extend all the way out to the horizon.
This sizeable 4-bedroom home provides plenty of space for your entire family. Perhaps you will even have a room left over to use as a guest room or a home office space. The master suite has its own entrance out onto the deck so you can take in the gorgeous views from your room. The wooden feature wall offers a modern, stylish touch. The open-plan ensuite has a full-size bathtub with views out to the rolling hills.
In the kitchen, there’s more than enough space – you could feed a horde of people here. The kitchen island seats up to 4, so you can enjoy intimate breakfasts with your family. The floor-to-ceiling cupboards provide plenty of storage for all your kitchen accessories.
Along with the fantastic house, the winner will also score $3,000 worth of Woolworths WISH GIFT cards. All furniture and electrical is included as well, worth a massive value of $151,127.
Here are just a few of the property highlights:
- 16-metre lap pool for your daily dose of exercise
- Built-in BBQ area with sink in the covered alfresco area
- 117,000-litre water tank
- Solar panelling to cut down on electricity bills
- 2 car garage with automatic door
- Shed with a full bathroom
- Air conditioning that keeps you cool in summer and warm in winter
- Full butler’s pantry, including sink
- 2.5 bathrooms
- Tranquil views across the tree-filled landscape
- Gas hot water
- Security cameras and full security system
- The first year of building and contents insurance paid
- The first year of water and rates paid
Location: Berry, Shoalhaven, New South Wales
Living in Berry
Berry is a town on the South Coast of NSW that has it all – rolling hills, friendly residents, and fantastic eateries. With its many heritage buildings, it is reminiscent of a historic country town.
Tucked away only 2.5 hours from Canberra and 2 hours from Sydney, you can enjoy a country lifestyle in an accessible location.
The stunning 7 Mile Beach national park is only a 15 minute drive away. It is the perfect spot for a day out on the boat, fishing with the family. Head out for a walk through the natural beauty Australia has to offer. Or why not take a dip in the water and end the day with a homemade picnic on the sandy stretch of beach. There is even a BBQ area located down on Beach Road if you want to whip up something special to chow down on.
This federation replica home is oozing old-world charm. Upon arrival, you’ll notice the custom stained glass windows in the front door and entryways. This architect-designed home features a wrap-around verandah. Sit out here in the mornings enjoying your steaming cup of coffee in the tranquil Berry atmosphere.
You’ll fall in love with the custom-built floor-to-ceiling bookcases. As if that’s not enough, the fireplace comes complete with a mantlepiece. Other traditional elements include the claw-foot tub, 3m ceilings, and a double porcelain kitchen sink. The outdoor chicken coop area will give you the chance to complete your old-school lifestyle. Simply walk outside to collect fresh eggs each morning.
This home, a part of yourtown Draw 497, features 3 bedrooms as well as a living room and a media room. You will have all the space you could dream of. The living room and two of the bedrooms open out straight onto the verandah so you can make excellent use of the luxurious outdoor space. The master bedroom boasts an ensuite as well as a walk-in wardrobe. The fashion aficionados among you will swoon – what would you buy if you had this much space?
The open-plan kitchen and dining room continue the theme of elegant living. You get the best of both worlds here with traditional charm and modern appliances. Hooks allow you to hang your pots and pans over the stove. The kitchen island adds even more to the bench and storage space.
As well as this fabulous home, if you go for this option, you’ll also receive an incredible $350,000 worth of gold bullion to spend on anything you like. Cash it and treat yourself to a boat you can take for a day out on the river, towing the kids behind you on a banana boat. Or start looking for the perfect brand-new car. Relish driving down the motorway when you take the ultimate road trip. Alternatively, you could always choose to save or invest the money, and reap the rewards down the line.
Take a look at some more of the features of this property:
- Separate laundry area with extra toilet
- Belling 900m upright oven for all your cooking needs
- Ducted air conditioning to cool you down on sticky summer days
- Ceilings with ornate cornices
- Detached weatherboard clad single car garage
- 197m² of living areas
- Covered rear deck for lounging outside any time of year
- Slow combustion fireplace
- $142,589 Furniture and Electrical package
- This prize also comes with $1,250 worth of Woolworths WISH GIFT cards.
- First 12 months of building and contents insurance paid
- First 12 months of council and water rates paid
SAVE THE DATE
Friday 26 June 2020 could be the day that you will remember for the rest of your life. Why? yourtown 497 is being drawn on this day. Snap up your tickets before the draw is closed for good on Thursday 25 June 2020.
With only 400,000 tickets on offer for this draw, $15 a ticket is a true bargain. The more tickets you buy, the more chances you will have to win. Plus, you can win an additional $10,000 in Gold Bullion for every ticket that you purchase, up to $200,000. For example, if you bought 4 tickets and won the first prize, you would also receive $40,000 in cashable Gold.
When considering how many tickets you’d like, remember that the money raised from this draw goes towards supporting young people across Australia. Why not let helping others help you?
SUPPORT YOUNG AUSTRALIANS
Nab your tickets for one of these amazing prizes now. When you enter this draw you are not only gaining the chance to win one of these beautiful homes, but you are also helping young people in Australia. yourtown is a charity that has been around since 1961, tackling the issues that young people in Australia face every day. These include domestic violence and mental health, among others. yourtown assist young Australians to learn skills, find work, and become fantastic parents. By purchasing a ticket, you are helping yourtown continue to perform this work that is so vital to our community.
So, what will it be? The entertainers’ dream in Eumundi or old-world elegance in Berry? The choice is all yours. What have you got to lose? Enter the draw today.
Frequently Asked Questions
Want to know a little more about yourtown Draw 497 and the commonly asked questions? Take a look below:
How many tickets are available?
yourtown Draw 497 has a total of 400,000 tickets available.
When is Draw 497 drawn?
yourtown's latest home will be drawn on the 26/06/2020 and results published here shortly after.
How much is yourtown 497 worth?
Draw 497 is valued at $1,699,605.
How much do tickets cost?
Tickets for this draw start at $15.