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Avoid Island, Australia
An Island with your Own Airstrip, House with a Million Dollar View and Turtle Sanctuary
- Property Type
- For Sale
Have you ever wanted to own your own tropical island surrounded by white sandy beaches and pristine crystal blue clear water that you can fly to with your light aircraft, kick up your feet in your home with the most spectacular ocean views with cocktails at sunset and watch turtles nest and hatch? Then Avoid Island is your perfect piece of tropical paradise.
Avoid Island lies approximately 15 km off the Central Queensland Coast,within the waters of the Great Barrier Reef Coast Marine Park. Along with its neighbouring islands it forms the Broad Sound Islands National Park. The island is surrounded by reefs and is classified as a “habitat protection zone”.
The Island has a small airstrip for light aircraft and a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom residence and shed at the northern end with million dollar views across the channel to the cliffs of Red Clay Island.
This island contains a variety of ecological niches andregional ecosystems, including mangrove, vine forest, beach scrub, woodlands and grasslands. Three sandy beaches and associated dunes on the eastern side of the island provide one of the most important nesting habitats on Australia’seast coast for flatback turtles: Natator depressus, which are classified as‘vulnerable’.
The island is a generally flat continental island elevated slightly at the northern and southern ends and surrounded by coral reefs.
If you see yourself as the new owner of this magnificent island, you will join the nature refuge community as custodian of this outstanding piece of Queensland’s coastal environment.
Islands do not change ownership often, especially one at this price.
This island is leasehold with a 50 year lease expiring in April 2059. Leaseholds are renewable with application through the QLD government generally up to 4 years prior to expiration of the current lease.
You can fly from Mackay or Rockhampton airport or access via boat.
Call Richard on 0415 107 515 now for more information and toarrange your inspection.
- 63.5 hectare leasehold island
- 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom residence and shed
- Light aircraft airstrip
- Surrounded by white beaches and coral reffs
- Turtle rookery for the flatback turtle