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Country: Australia Suburb/Town: Annandale City: Townsville State/Province/Region: Queensland Type of home: House Located: in the city Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Sleeps: 6
Our home:

Our home is a Large 4 Bedroom House, 2 queen size beds, 2 Single beds and bedding for a further 4 people. a swimming pool, Pool table, Large Kitchen, Lounge and Large TV, full WiFi Internet throughout the house. 4 carport parking, The house is located about 14 Km or 10 Minutes drive from the Townsville CBD and Townsville Airport. 2 minutes drive from the Townsville Hospital, 3 Shopping centers and James Cook University.

We have two cars which would be available for a swap also. 1 is a small Automatic car and 1 is a large Manuel 4wd Vehicle.  

We have a family of 2 adults and 2 children + exchange students we often have in the 4th bedroom.

The House is 5 minutes walk to the river River River which runs down the center of Townsville.

Home amenities

  • Airconditioning,
  • BBQ,
  • Bath,
  • Bicycle,
  • Carport,
  • Clothes Washer/Dryer,
  • Computer,
  • Fans,
  • Garden-Yard,
  • Heating,
  • Internet Access,
  • Microwave,
  • Patio/Deck,
  • Pool (Private),
  • Security Screens,
  • Sound system,
  • TV/DVD,
  • Video Games
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Our neighborhood:


We get on with all our neighbors are who are very friendly, They consist of Police, Nurses, ambulance officer, Doctor, Business owners and individuals who are respected in the community.  We all look out for each other.

Around Townsville We have the Reef Tours, Animal Parks, Mt Stuart, Castle Hill, Reef Park & Magnetic Island 1/2 hr away, by boat. Beautiful beaches, Swimming & the Flinders Street East Night Club strip.

Townsville Is the center of North Queensland and is 5 hrs drive to CAIRNS and Port Douglas to experience the Great Barrier Reef & the beautiful waterfalls of the Atherton Tablelands in the north. 2 hrs drive to the West to see animals like kangaroos, Emu's wild in the west. & 5 Hrs drive south to Mackay & the Whitsunday's a Tourist must.

Capital cities - BRISBANE is 20 hrs Drive away or 2 hrs Flight, SYDNEY is 30 Hrs drive away or 4 hrs Flight. Book flights about 5 weeks to get Specials.

Local Activities

  • Aquarium,
  • Beach,
  • Biking,
  • Cafes,
  • Cinema,
  • Fishing,
  • Go Carts,
  • Golf,
  • Gymnasium,
  • Hiking,
  • Horse Racing,
  • Ice Skating,
  • Kids Activities,
  • Lake,
  • Museum,
  • Night Clubs,
  • Parks,
  • Playing Fields,
  • Public Library,
  • Pubs Clubs,
  • Rafting,
  • Restaurants,
  • River,
  • Rock Climbing,
  • Rock Pools,
  • Scuba Diving,
  • Shopping,
  • Swimming Pool,
  • Ten Pin Bowling,
  • Tennis,
  • Water Skiing,
  • Waterfalls,
  • Zoo

Our Houseswap preferences

Swap type: Simultaneous and non simultaneous ok Preferred start date: 28/3/2012 Length of Swap: 8 weeks Preferred destinations: germany Open to offers?: yes

Other preferences

  • Car swap negotiable,
  • Family preferred,
  • No pets,
  • Non smokers only
Number of travellers: 4 Languages spoken: English
About us:

We are a very social family who had two boys 17 & 10 who have recently had 3 long term exchange students from Germany, 1 From Norway and short time exchange students from USA, Canada, Israel, Iceland, Solovakia, Turkey and many other European Countries over the past 20 years.

We intend to travel Europe from Late March 2012 till Mid May 2012 & use Germany as our base. If you would like to meet our family and see the house contact us.

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Profile ID number: 521
Listed by: Stephen & Jeanette
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